Business Planning For Growth
Our expertise of over 20 years is in working with all sizes of business. During this service, we offer one-on-one and group collaboration workshop for business owners and organisations wishing to grow.
Whether you're launching new products / services or you're building on existing foundations, we offer independent analysis that takes a holistic view of the areas for improvement, including what works and what doesn't, culminating in a robust and realistic plan for success.
Working closely with you and your team, we'll examine existing processes, challenges and opportunities. This will facilitate discussion to determine aspirations, potential for expansion, strategic goals and general direction. Furthermore, we consider possibilities for new revenue streams, the leveraging of existing strengths and what tactical adjustments could help maximise the results you seek. All together, this will form the basis for solid next-step planning, where together we will define a clear pathway towards how to achieve the agreed outcomes.
We'll assist you to implement clear plans that are unique to your business, vision and goals. By providing structure, guidance and support to you throughout the journey, through to execution, we'll also be in a position to follow up with optional evaluation and additional ongoing support if desired.
eCommerce & Digital Enablement
Whether you have an established presence but wish to take it to the next level, or you are just starting out - we provide detailed guidance and infrastructural advice on how you can successfully harness the benefits of ecommerce.
Accept payments online, receive bookings, manage inventory, sell products and services, manage fulfilment, shipping and delivery and more.
We offer guidance and support around using the 'best of breed' eCommerce technology into existing or new platforms. We provide full advice and detailed planning around integration into a variety of third party apps such as NZ Post for "contactless" dispatch, Xero and other inventory / POS systems, and through APIs for unlimited number of other platforms to create a seamless experience.
Marketing and Training
We understand that not everyone is experienced in all the nuances of marketing. We have many years experience in both creating and managing customer experiences in the cloud and digital landscape and are best placed to provide extensive training to businesses on a range of marketing and online advertising techniques.
As part of the training, we provide full and comprehensive guidance and strategic direction with regard to setting up, running and growing a successful marketing campaign for the business, brand, product or service.
Marketing can be daunting, but we will work with you to create a plan that will continue to delivery results and show you what to do, when to do it and how to best maximise your ROI.
You’re In Good Hands
We have just completed our accommodation website, designed by Sol of Purple Dog Design. He was thoroughly professional and a pleasure to work with. He explained everything to us, suggested great ideas and set it up so it’s easily managed by us. I would thoroughly recommend Purple Dog for your web design and e-Marketing solutions.
I am very happy with Purple Dog Design and would definitely recommend them for their professional and efficient services.
We engaged Purple Dog to provide us with a full range of services and they did not disappoint.
Briin and Sol were very diligent, kept to their agreement and did not over-promise or under deliver, which makes a change!
Despite a couple of hiccups (that was not Purple Dog’s fault), the overall experience has been great and this was a very worthwhile investment.
Sol Harris of Purple Dog has proven to be invaluable in helping our company achieve its e-commerce and e-marketing goals. He has excellent knowledge and insight into the world of the web and is hard-working, honest and has a well structured approach to business – a winning combination!
Hi Sol, thank you for your consultancy and marketing advice and a we now have a fantastic website for Te Huruhi School.
The whole process was stress-free and a team effort. We really appreciated how you listen to our requests and suggestions.
Your services have been very useful for our school and we re delighted with the outcomes.
We would recommend Purple Dog Design to anyone who wants a great experience and high quality consultancy.
I found Sol of Purple Dog easy to work with and I particularly liked his organised approach.
Engaging Sol was a worthwhile investment and we would recommend his services.
We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for all the hard work you did for us in setting up our new web site. We really appreciated your professionalism and honesty, commitment and availability. We also enjoyed your friendly manner. Nothing seemed a problem. We have no hesitation in recommending you.
Purple dog has been amazing! Thanks very much for helping us with our company! You provided a lot of answers in the early days, with marketing, communications, integrations and online services. Our ecommerce marketing and online booking system is working brilliantly. It’s a real buzz sitting here watching a booking pop into our inbox! We are delighted with the way things came together.
We would highly recommend your services to other businesses
I have really enjoyed working with Sol on the upgrade and development of our Wineheke website.
Sol is very diligent, relaxed and easy to work with. He works efficiently to deadlines and provides structure and easy-to-follow instructions.
He is a good teacher and listener!
I highly recommend his services and continue to enjoy working with him.
Sol has been very accommodating and has gone out of his way to meet our needs.
He has been amazing to work with: down to earth, easy going and has great lines of communication.
The work he has put in to our websites have been top notch, the process is transparent and easy; We highly recommend his services to others.
Sol has quickly become a valued member of our team. He does posses an in depth knowledge of optimisation and online marketing and is able to effectively communicate how you can best take advantage of the online environment. He meets agreed deadlines and does not overprice his services. I would highly recommend Purple Dog.
Sol Harris from Purple Dog designed our amazing web site. Sol listened to my requirements and came up with brilliant ideas. I’ve enjoyed working with Sol on this project, and have been so impressed, I’ve contracted Purple Dog to design my personal photography website too.
I found Purple Dog via a website who’s design really took my eye. I needed help and Sol worked with my very stringent design ideas to produce my site. He’s very friendly and knowledgeable and I totally recommend him and look forward to expanding my web presence with him.
Sol is lots of fun to work with and has great ideas! So happy to have such a fantastic website online. It also looks great on the iPad and Mobile phone. He knows his stuff!
BIG BIG thanks to Purple Dog – a great company who have been working their socks off for us, these past few weeks. Professional and reliable! Big smiles from us!
Purple Dog and Sol immediately understood our needs and completed the job well and with professionalism. The follow through and communication was excellent and we would highly recommend Sol & Purple Dog to any business that is serious about having a well designed, great functioning website with high quality support.
I absolutely love the website. Congratulations on your most wonderful accomplishment.
Sol of Purple Dog was great to work with.
We worked extensively with him to ensure our digital presence and our marketing and internal systems were the best they could be.
The process was very professional and efficient and we are very satisfied with the outcome. I highly recommend Sol and Purple Dog.
I was recommended Purple Dog to re-design my website, and I can happily say I was not disappointed. Sol was extremely efficient and prompt in re-designing my new site. His ideas were fresh and exciting and my site now has a very elegant and professional look & is very user friendly…..
We are pleased to announce we have launched our new upgraded, updated and redesigned website! Many thanks to Purple Dog Design who did an absolutely stunning job and were so easy to work with! We are very proud of the new site, so check it out and let us know what YOU think!
We engaged Purple Dog to provide consultancy, design and integration services.
The feedback has been excellent.
Thank you for all your hard work while working for our organisation.
We would recommend Purple Dog.
Purple Dog brought our website into this century with a new look and very slick professional and user friendly site. Our website was also rated “Excellent” by the New Zealand Retailers Association! Thanks Sol
We are very happy with our new website! Sol was very patient with listening to our ideas and making changes to suit our requirements. He gave very clear and easy to follow instructions so that we can work on our website ourselves.
Sol has been great to work with. His friendly and consultative approach coupled with his extensive knowledge and experience were invaluable to our project. Without his expertise and guidance, we would have been lost! Sol provided a professional and complete service tailored to suit our needs, and I am grateful for his helpfulness during our project.
Sol & Purple Dog were recommend to me, and from the moment we made contact, I knew I’d made the right choice.
Sol has provided me with very professional ecommerce and marketing expertise. He even helped write software to enable me to integrate my eBook product that I am proud of.
Purple Dog was definitely the right choice for my business. I would not hesitate to recommend Sol’s services.
10 / 10
Web designer Sol Harris from Purple Dog Design created a cool site for us. I was there occasionally to poke and tweak, but it was a very straightforward and enjoyable experience. Sol is very easy to work with, and he did a great job. Thanks Sol !