Southwest Airlines leveraged all media channels to communicate with its customers following a major technology outage.
Barry Gardner has ended a six-year tenure as corporate comms director at CYBG, the holding company of Clydesdale Bank and Yorkshire Bank, PRWeek has learned.
A trade body for Portugal's cork products industry is seeking support for promotional campaigns in various markets globally, worth a combined sum of at least €4.35m (£3.6m, $4.8m).
Czech beer brand Kozel is launching a 'Tap Out' button that, when pressed, will arrange for a taxi to pick up the button presser and take them to the nearest pub that serves the drink.
Splendid Communications has announced changes to its senior team, with operations director Niki Hunter-Ekins promoted to MD and head of client partnerships, and a new role for CEO Alec Samways.
Almost half of PR professionals believe client budgets will be reduced in the next 12 months following the EU referendum result, according to an exclusive PRWeek/PRCA survey.
Euro Car Parts, the UK's largest car parts and accessories retailer, is reviewing its PR support with a view to appointing a lead agency for the first time, PRWeek has learned.
Manifest took the lead in plotting a new stunt for Ocado's online pet store Fetch.co.uk, which will tour the nation to raise awareness to avoid dogs becoming dehydrated in the summer months.
Developer Niantic may capture revenue by charging retailers and restaurants to include Pokemon characters in their venues.
PRWeek UK is asking for case studies of how brands have worked on successful campaigns with the new generation of social media influencers.
London Mayor Sadiq Khan is urging the capital's creative community to help amplify the message that post-Brexit London is open for business.
The beer brand San Miguel has launched an integrated marketing campaign in partnership with the Discovery Channel, compiling a list of 20 men and women around the globe with aspirational human stories.
The Co-operative Bank has appointed Lesley McPherson as its new director of comms.
Camden Town Brewery has appointed W to handle its UK PR as it seeks to become a more global brand following its acquisition by a major international conglomerate.
Bronwen Andrews has joined Edelman UK & Ireland as group new business director.
There was talk of 'cause fatigue' at Cannes this year, but that doesn't mean the industry should move on - it's simply that purpose has evolved.
From the boardroom: Neville Koopowitz, CEO of health and life insurer Vitality, says PR is key to building consumer trust and consistent brand messaging
Pokémon GO has become a cultural phenomenon in a matter of days since its launch, eclipsing Twitter, Snapchat and Tinder users. Two writers give their views on how PR-land can capitalise on its features and talkability.
While brands use Pokémon Go to lure consumers, police departments and universities across the nation are tweeting out PSAs concerning the distracting new game.
Agencies must follow in the footsteps of da Vinci and become 'creative engineers' to keep pace with our diversifying industry.
The gender divide continues to be a fact of life all over the world. Women aren't just paid less for the same job; they also pay more for the same products.
Donald Trump's campaign may have divided the opinions of people the world over but, if we can separate the politics from PR, there are elements of Team Trump's strategy that serve as a useful lesson to the comms industry.
Hello from the midway point of jury duty at Cannes - we've seen pretty much everything we're here to judge, but we're yet to get to the pointy end of shortlist and silverware selection.
A recent study revealed that the public relations industry is finally, after years of oversight, embracing creativity as a central driving force, with 88 per cent of PR practitioners citing it as fundamental to what they do.
Did you hear the one about the Jägermeister pool party in Mexico where the organisers poured dry ice into the packed pool to create a great picture?
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Robert Hoopes will succeed him as GM of the firm's Washington, D.C. office.
Electoral Commission hires Craig Westwood, Warner Bros promotes press lead, Fox heads to London and more from PRWeek UK.
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