Astus

Astus Group enables advertisers to use their products or services to enhance their media budgets.

 

We work with over 150 International Clients and their agencies to deliver value through the media buying process. The process is risk free for our clients and 100% accountable.

 

We have unequalled levels of repeat business and we are not only the Barter Agency of choice for most Media Agencies and their Clients but also the preferred partner of the majority of UK Media Owners.

HOW IT WORKS

HOW IT WORKS

Astus have access to media where we have created a margin through providing products and services to Media Owners to offset their hard costs. We trade this media credit with our Clients via their Media Agencies.

 

The benefit for the Client is receiving a guaranteed ROI on their media purchase using their products or services.

 

All deals are tailored to the Client’s individual needs and delivered at exactly the same price and quality as a regular media purchase.

 

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CLIENTS

CLIENTS

We work with advertisers to enhance their media using their products or services. Astus have worked across FMCG, Automotive, Telecoms, F&B, Hotels, plus many more.

We work in partnership with the Clients’ agencies to ensure they get the media they want at the price and quality they would normally expect.

 

Our experience as the largest barter company in the UK means we can offer our clients the most tailored solutions across all media platforms.

 

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MEDIA AGENCIES

MEDIA AGENCIES

We work in partnership with media agencies to ensure that the value we can create is implemented alongside the communication strategy to enhance the overall value delivered back against the brief.

 

The media Agency remains in control of the media planning and buying process at all times ensuring the price and quality is never compromised.

 

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MEDIA OWNERS

MEDIA OWNERS

We work with hundreds of media owners across all media channels.

 

The Media Owners we work with are the lifeblood of our business. We work in partnership with our media partners to offset their hard cash costs and bring them business which complements their channels.

 

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FINANCE

FINANCE

Our Finance team are always involved at the start of any deal to make sure our clients and partners are fully aware of the treatment of barter transactions with Astus.

 

We ensure all transactions are recorded in a compliant manner, with local taxes paid on products and services in the same way as a cash transaction.

 

Clients and agencies have designated finance contacts at Astus who keep all stakeholders up to date on trade balances and invoicing.

 

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PROGRAMMATIC

PROGRAMMATIC

The Astus Trade Desk combines industry leading technologies to provide our clients with the ability to run ROI positive campaigns Programatically. We are now able to combine audience insights and profiling to identify your target market and deliver your message across any platform at any time.

 

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PRODUCTS & SERVICES

PRODUCTS & SERVICES

Astus has experience in all sectors dealing with hundreds of different products and services. We create bespoke and transparent re-marketing solutions for every client dependent on the brief we are given.

 

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FRIENDS & FAMILY CLUB

FRIENDS & FAMILY CLUB

Astus Friends & Family Club is an invitation only, closed buying network where some bartered products and services are re-sold. There are some amazing deals from many of our clients.

 

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how-works

How it works

Astus have access to media where we have created a margin through providing products and services to Media Owners to offset their hard costs. We trade this media credit with our Clients via their Media Agencies.

 

The benefit for the Client is receiving a guaranteed ROI on their media purchase using their products or services.

 

All deals are tailored to the Client’s individual needs and delivered at exactly the same price and quality as a regular media purchase.

 

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clients

Clients

 

We work with advertisers to enhance their media using their products or services. Astus have worked across FMCG, Automotive, Telecoms, F&B, Hotels, Events/ Hospitality, Electronic Goods, Entertainment, Charities… plus many more.

 

We work in partnership with the Clients’ agencies to ensure they get the media they want at the price and quality they would normally expect.

 

Each bespoke barter solution is managed by one of our Client Directors, they are accountable for making sure you want to repeat the process.

 

Our experience as the largest barter company in the UK means we can offer our clients the most tailored solutions across all media platforms.

 

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Agency

Media Agencies

 

We work in partnership with our client’s media agency to ensure that the value we can create is implemented alongside the communication strategy to enhance the overall value delivered back against the brief.

 

The Media Agency remains in control of the media planning and buying process at all times ensuring the price and quality is never compromised.

 

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Media

Media Owners

 

We work with hundreds of Media Owners across all media channels.

 

The Media Owners we work with are the lifeblood of our business. We work in partnership with our media partners to offset their hard cash costs and bring them business which complements their channels.

 

We enable Media Owners to trade their soft currency (media space) for goods and services they need. This means we are able to generate media at a margin which we pass on to our clients.

 

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Finance

Finance

 

Our Finance team are always involved at the start of any deal to make sure our clients and partners are fully aware of the treatment of barter transactions with Astus.

 

We ensure all transactions are recorded in compliant manner, with local taxes paid on products and services in the same way as a cash transaction.

 

Clients and agencies have designated finance contacts at Astus who keep all stakeholders up to date on trade balances and invoicing.

 

Email to find out more >

programmatic

Programmatic

 

The Astus Trade Desk combines industry leading technologies to provide our clients with the ability to run ROI positive campaigns Programmatically. We are now able to combine audience insights and profiling to identify your target market and deliver your message across any platform at any time.

 

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Goods

Products and Services

 

Astus has experience in all sectors dealing with hundreds of different products and services. We create bespoke and transparent remarking solutions for every client dependent on the brief we are given.

 

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Family

Friends & Family Club

 

Astus Friends & Family Club is an invitation only, closed buying network where some bartered products and services are re-sold. There are some amazing deals from many of our clients.

 

Email to find out more >

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