Sky has invested $5 million (£3.1 million) in the native advertising technology company Sharethrough.
Snack Media is managing a campaign by Europcar to provide live blogs on match days to amplify the car rental company's partnership with Arsenal Football Club.
SKV Communications and Kindred have joined forces to handle PR for the Government's Business is Great campaign.
Matalan has denied that a catalogue image featuring children dressed up in animal onesies was racist, after customers complained that the only black children featured were wearing monkey outfits.
An innovative use of real-time printing technology at the Tokyo Marathon earns Dole Japan $1.1m in earned media publicity. Here is why Dentsu Y&R won the 2014 Spikes Asia Grand Prix
Surname & Surname has been appointed by Dogs Trust to help raise awareness of the dog welfare charity.
Tim Rowntree has been hired by MHP Communications as MD of its financial practice.
The former Liberal Democrat leader of Kingston Council, Liz Green, and her Conservative successor Kevin Davis are in a war of words over the transparency of local government lobbying agency Cratus' relationship with Tory MP Bob Neill.
Everton Football Club's head of comms Mark Rowan is moving on this week after more than 15 years working at the club.
Burson-Marsteller has been hired by the Ennahda party in Tunisia, a moderate Islamist political movement.
Portland has admitted its digital team helped set up a blog that has attacked critics of the Qatar World Cup but has insisted it does not run the site and it is not part of its work for the Government of Qatar.
Political Lobbying and Media Relations (PLMR) has hired Oliver Lane from the Department for Education (DfE) as an account director in Westminster.
PR professionals believe that having a good reputation means much more than simply better media coverage, according to the latest research by the PRCA and YouGov.
Cape Town-based Triggerfish Animation has hired Arthur Sheriff, the long-serving head of comms for the Bristol-based animation company behind Wallace & Gromit, as an adviser.
LightBrigade has been appointed as the first PR agency to represent healthy fast-food brand Pod.
Clarion Communications has been appointed by French-based Camilia Oral Solution to launch the homeopathic medicine for children into the UK market.
As Alibaba executives go city to city as part of a 10-day roadshow, the pressure is on. Despite a bevy of new interactive media tools, roadshows are still a critical communications strategy for companies going public.
Media stocks surge as Chinese President announced plans to merge media into 'strong, influential and credible' groups. But what does this mean for the PR industry?
The CPG giant is making plans to rid itself of more than half its brands. While it does so, it must push a message of innovation and cost savings, say experts.
The spread of Ebola in West Africa has posed comms challenges in the region, where the focus is on containing the outbreak by educating those affected, and in the UK, where reassurance is more the order of the day.
With Malaysia Airlines contemplating a change of name following two passenger aircraft tragedies close together, PRWeek asks whether a rebrand is the right course.
Don't expect press releases to cease to exist anytime soon. But look for them to evolve rather than die out.
Lego's reaction to Greenpeace's PR attack on its partnership with oil company Shell provides a case study of how a company should, or should not, react when it is targeted as a corollary in a protest campaign.
The two global fast food chains scramble to assure Chinese customers after a TV sting report accuses supplier of processing expired meat. What can these MNCs do to win back consumer trust in the wake of the latest scandal to hit their credibility?
The airline's decision to go to social media first with what little information it had is a sign of the times and an "appropriate" tactic, say crisis comms experts.
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The company with the most cinemas in the UK and Ireland is drawing up a shortlist for a new consumer PR agency as it ends a long-running relationship with The Red Consultancy.
Kenya is looking for a global PR agency to help turn around a decline in the number of tourists and investors coming to the country following assaults by Islamist militias.
The multibillion-pound company pension safety net launched by the government nearly ten years ago is hunting for external PR support for the first time.
Agency assistance is being sought to promote Portsmouth International Port, with the work potentially worth up to £750,000 over five years.
Edelman's hold on its Starbucks relationship across Europe has weakened after the global coffee giant shifted work in both the UK and France to new agencies.
Edelman, the world's biggest PR network, has today bought all the shares of ELAN, France's biggest independent communications consultancy, in a bid to break into the top three agencies in the country.
Florentia Village, China's first luxury designer outlet has appointed Golin as their communications agency of choice, tasked with both consumer and corporate communication
Powerscourt is handling comms for the Bank of Cyprus, which last week secured a major funding boost following a disastrous year.
MSLGroup has hired former Weber Shandwick digital chief James Warren in an EMEA-wide role as the agency labels digital "a top priority".