Topman has appointed Livity to help develop a digital content strategy after a six-way agency pitch for the work.
Cashback site Quidco has hired Victoria Leyton from financial PR agency Lansons as part of a shake-up splitting its top comms role.
The maker of massively multiplayer online game RuneScape has hired Jonnie Bryant as head of PR as it prepares to launch Transformers Universe.
Chime Communications' PR and sports marketing agencies are seeing double-digit growth in revenues from content production, according to group CEO Chris Satterthwaite.
Corporate concierge company Ten Group has hired Fever PR board director Zoe Sobol to help it attract consumers to its services.
More than half of Britain's adult population engaged in social media are 'social spectators' who do little to increase their brand interest or create positive associations with brands online, according to a study by Kantar Media.
United Biscuits has consolidated its comms arrangements, ending a long-term relationship with Publicasity by shifting its trade PR work to 3 Monkeys Communications.
PHA Media has won a brief to handle the PR for sports supplement company PhD Nutrition following a four-way pitch process.
The PR businesses of former Bell Pottinger parent group Chime Communications have reported a drop in profits in the first half of 2014.
Cleaning brand Ecover has handed Lexis a new European brief as it prepares a relaunch focused on convincing consumers its eco-friendliness does not compromise on quality.
Manchester and London-based PR agency Label has won the retained consumer PR account for a chain of 21 cosmetic surgery clinics.
The holding company behind Burson-Marsteller and Finsbury has put its underperformance in PR behind it with a substantial increase in operating profit for the first six months of the year.
Emma Sibbles, the editor of the magazine published by online clothing retailer ASOS, is to join the Leeds-based agency Finn as head of creative and content.
A sizeable number of PR agency leaders disagree that inviting agencies to pitch for a £3,000 idea-only brief to be implement by another firm reflected badly on tech start-up TransferWise.
Liverpool Fashion Week has hired Tin Man Communications as it aims to compete with its globally known London counterpart.
Ryanair's image revamp continued apace this week with the launch of a 'business class'.
Tech start-up TransferWise was criticised last week for asking PR agencies to present an idea to be executed by another agency.
The morality of news management is in the spotlight once again after Gawker slammed Edelman as a "soulless PR conglomerate" for its 'Carpe Diem' blog on Robin Williams.
As Huntsworth's half-year results were looming last week, and as the share price continued to flatline, one suspected the group would pull yet another rabbit from its top hat; few predicted that rabbit would be Lord Chadlington himself.
"It is a privilege to do this job. Make sure you enjoy it." Those were the words going round my head as I entered the Commonwealth Games village two weeks ago to join up with the media operation supporting Team England at Glasgow 2014.
Singer and former X-Factor judge Tulisa Contostavlos chose to be filmed for a BBC Three documentary, 'Tulisa: The Price of Fame', as she went on trial for supplying cocaine to an undercover Sun reporter.
Chris Haynes, director of external affairs at Team Sky and Sky Sports, and Joel Keoghan, director of marketing at Team Sky, talk about managing Team Sky's communications around this year's Tour de France.
Ex-european director of external communications at Coca-Cola Enterprises, Debbie Spitz, shares her tips on how to get the best from, and even enjoy, networking.
Airbnb, the short-term accommodation businesss, updated its brand identity this week and introduced a new logo that it named the Bélo, "the universal symbol of belonging".
German companies celebrate their team winning the World Cup for the fourth time.
E-cigarette brand Blu eCigs has hired James Dodkin to oversee PR following the company's recent rebrand from Skycig.
The Samaritans has split its top comms role and hired Sophie Borromeo as the charity prepares to develop a new six-year strategy.
TVC Group has launched a sporting division with the appointment of Hill+Knowlton Strategies' sponsorship specialist Ben Barker.
Heineken has brought in former Carlsberg Group global brand PR manager Joanna Dring as a PR and press manager.
Huntsworth has put Tonic Life founders Scott Clark and Oliver Parsons on gardening leave until next January following the pair giving notice of their decision to quit the agency after failing to reach terms about their future involvement.
Porter Novelli has appointed Phil Buehler to serve as EVP and global director of strategic planning.