Communisis joins forces with Striata to create a new secure omni-channel communication platform

Communisis joins forces with Striata to create a new secure omni-channel communication platform

Customer communications specialist Communisis Group has signed a partnership deal with digital communication and document security firm Striata to offer an end to end, omni-channel customer communication solution. The solution enabled by the partnership is designed primarily for regulated industries like Banking, Financial Services and Healthcare. It helps accelerate digital transformation by solving the ‘go-paperless’ […]

General Mills bolsters marketing team with appointment of Mark Brown as Marketing Director

General Mills bolsters marketing team with appointment of Mark Brown as Marketing Director

General Mills, the owner of some of the UK’s best loved food brands, including Nature Valley, Häagen-Dazs and Petits-Filous, has announced the appointment of Mark Brown as its Marketing Director for northern Europe. The appointment comes as former Marketing Director, Richard Williams, moves to France to take up a position of Business Unit Director for […]

PB Creative Hops Away from Negative Health Connotations with a New Beer Brand

PB Creative Hops Away from Negative Health Connotations with a New Beer Brand

Beer has long been associated with an unhealthy lifestyle, not helped by the overused term ‘beer belly’. Emerging drinking trends show that consumers are gravitating towards healthier alternatives and are placing quality over quantity. In line with this new wave of thinking, FMCG trade title The Grocer challenged brand and packaging design agency PB Creative […]

Dame Emma Thompson leads celebs to give global brands 500-day warning on palm oil

Dame Emma Thompson leads celebs to give global brands 500-day warning on palm oil

Dame Emma Thompson, backed by a host of other famous names, has taken aim at big brands including Unilever, Nestle and Mondelez, as Greenpeace releases a powerful new 90-second animation that highlights how orangutans are being pushed to the brink of extinction by deforestation for palm oil. Launched globally on August 13, just ahead of […]

Non-Londoners still feel ignored by the media, according to UM research

Non-Londoners still feel ignored by the media, according to UM research

Research suggests the advertising and media industries are perpetuating harmful stereotypes because they’re too focused on people living in London. Nearly half (48%) of those living outside London think the advertising/media industry simply doesn’t understand them, while 57% say the industry is too London-centric. In addition, more than half (56%) of non-Londoners feel that ad […]

ADvendio Partners with T-Shape Consulting to Strengthen Presence in Australia and New Zealand

ADvendio Partners with T-Shape Consulting to Strengthen Presence in Australia and New Zealand

ADvendio, a Salesforce- built advertising management software for media owners and publishers, has signed a Strategic Partnership Agreement with T-Shape Consulting, a consultancy firm specialising in digital advertising and marketing in the APAC region. T-Shape Consulting will be responsible for growing ADvendio’s footprint in developing and emerging markets in Asia Pacific, assisting publishers’ ad sales […]

Paula Murphy appointed to new role of chief marketing & communications officer at Wood

Paula Murphy appointed to new role of chief marketing & communications officer at Wood

Wood is pleased to announce the creation of the role of chief marketing & communications officer (CMCO) with the appointment of Paula Murphy, who joined Wood on 6 August. Paula joins Wood from Arcadis where she was global head of marketing & communications and successfully built and led the marketing & communications team and contributed […]

I-AM Unveils a New Concept from Wall’s for the Global Market

I-AM Unveils a New Concept from Wall’s for the Global Market

Soft Republick is the extraordinary new ice cream brand proposition from Unilever-owned Wall’s. Designed by I-AM, Soft Republick is setting out to disrupt and energise the global soft ice market, with the concept ‘Where art meets ice cream’. This summer, Brighton and Istanbul play host to a range of Soft Republick experiences that encourage self-expression, […]