Taylor Herring's first TV ad foray is unbroken three-minute shot of Samsung washing machine during Gogglebox
Samsung and PR agency Taylor Herring will make history on Friday night, with what it claims is the longest single-shot TV ad ever screened in the UK.
Automation, data analytics and artificial intelligence (AI) will have big impacts on the marketing and communications industry in 2018.
The nascent Scottish Parliament Lobbying Register has been urged to raise awareness of what lobbying is and highlight the positive aspects of it, in a report by a University of Edinburgh lecturer.
Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan (OTPP), one of the world's biggest pension plans, has hired CNC as its PR agency of record in the UK/Europe and Asia Pacific, an account previously held by Bell Pottinger.
Meantime Brewing Company has called a pitch for consumer PR services, following six years working with Hope&Glory, which has declined to re-pitch.
Jo Vyvyan-Robinson (pictured) has joined Stir Public Relations as MD, with founder Alicia Mellish leaving after seven years to retrain.
In brief: Rudd becomes Tate trustee, Harkable up for sale, Aspectus promotes Focas, Popcorn's wine win
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The Interpublic firm said it will "vigorously contest the serious allegations" described in the lawsuit.
Paperchase joins the ranks of Daily Mail detractors - but is this move a suppression of free speech?
Paperchase is the latest brand to distance itself from the Daily Mail after criticism from social media users - but what are the risks when brands take this step?
WPP chief executive Martin Sorrell will be questioned by the House of Lords on a number of topics related to the future of advertising.
An article has claimed that Google made millions of pounds in advertising from videos that exploit children.
UK-based Hanover Group has acquired outright the Middle East business of Bell Pottinger, including its Abu Dhabi operating license, with Archie Berens becoming chair of the new combined operation.
Stationery and gift retailer Paperchase has apologised to its followers on social media following objections to a promotional deal it ran on the front page of Saturday's print edition of the Daily Mail.
John Lewis' Moz the Monster Christmas campaign film appears to be the nation's favourite, according to analysis by social media monitoring tool Brandwatch.
The company's corporate communications team has seen a handful of eliminations.
Designed to "comfortably fit four adults and a bucket of Kentucky Fried Chicken," KFC hopes the internet escape pod is just what consumers need this holiday season.
Rugby pundit Brian Moore has backed the decision to host the 2023 Rugby World Cup in France, in conversation with PRWeek.
H+K adds Jon Wynne-Jones to crisis team, CSM wins global PR brief for Formula E and Profile Pensions picks Publicasity.
Greggs received a wave of publicity - and a boost in sales - this week after a branded advent calendar depicted Jesus as a sausage roll. Was it harmless festive fun or something more sinister? And what does it tell us about 'banter marketing' today?
Greenpeace has launched a Christmas campaign designed to take advantage of what it describes as Coca-Cola's "huge PR push" during the festive season.
Freuds has hired Joe Faul (pictured) from WPP digital agency Wunderman to the new role of head of data and analytics, and brought in Contagious and PepsiCo veteran Arif Haq as a director.
Public affairs and property comms agency Remarkable Group has hired former Bell Pottinger partner Steve Summers as a director.
Bentwood said the Interpublic Group firm wants "serious rocket science" in its analytics approach.
The hire will be the automaker's "subject matter expert" when it comes to social media.
In brief: Betsafe hires PrettyGreen, Brunswick veteran Riggins launches reputation agency, Hume Brophy hires former Labour MP
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Jon Bennett, the co-founder and co-owner of Linstock Communications, has stepped down as a director of the company but will continue to work with it in an associate capacity.
Chris Satterthwaite is to step down as chief executive of Chime - owner of PR agencies Good Relations, Harvard and Teamspirit - after 15 years in charge.
In brief: Axon and Madano owner gears up for growth, Launch sent on Quest, BARB brings Bromley on board
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Newington Communications has sacked a newly appointed ex-special advisor to former defence secretary Michael Fallon following an allegation that he committed assault.
In brief: Deezer hires Good Relations, Powerscourt fits Footasylum, health hires at Hanover and Lexington
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The Church of England's communications department will be headed up by new director Tashi Lassalle.
It's a new role at the Omnicom Group agency.
Former BBC newsman Andy Tighe has been appointed director of comms for the Home Office after a short period as interim director, PRWeek can reveal.