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Mr. Peanut's Super Bowl funeral: Does it need to be canceled?

Mr. Peanut's Super Bowl funeral: Does it need to be canceled?

Should Planters stick with its plan, in the wake of Kobe Bryant's death?

'Definitely alive' with a 'clean bill of health': MoonPie mocks Mr. Peanut -- and Trump?

'Definitely alive' with a 'clean bill of health': MoonPie mocks Mr. Peanut -- and Trump?

"Real doctors" supposedly confirmed MoonPie has the vitality and mental fortitude of a brand at least half its age.

Behind the scenes at the 2020 World Economic Forum in Davos

Behind the scenes at the 2020 World Economic Forum in Davos

PRWeek VP and editorial director Steve Barrett attended the conference in Switzerland.

Capitalism is either broken or the greatest development in modern history

Capitalism is either broken or the greatest development in modern history

Big debates among the Davoisie at the World Economic Forum in Switzerland this week centered on businesses and brands that finally seem primed to turn endless talk into real action.

Wait just one minute... was Mr. Peanut's death faked?

Wait just one minute... was Mr. Peanut's death faked?

Is this just another take on the IHOP/IHOb stunt?

The PR rep for the free world is MIA

The PR rep for the free world is MIA

President Trump's unique communications strategy means his press secretary Stephanie Grisham contributes little to the administration's narrative, either as a democratic check and balance or a vehicle for de-escalation.

Your self-driving rickshaw has arrived: What other options should Uber offer?

Your self-driving rickshaw has arrived: What other options should Uber offer?

Just add "non-creepy" to the Walking Buddy option and it could work, no?

Facebook launches new Twitter account...but why?

Facebook launches new Twitter account...but why?

Twitter users did not welcome the account with open arms.

Uber laughs off 'Walking Buddy' option

Uber laughs off 'Walking Buddy' option

It is only $7.50 to LaGuardia though.

Goodbye to a PR legend

Goodbye to a PR legend

Harold Burson's contribution to the PR industry was immeasurable in so many ways, but most of all he was a genuinely nice person and a great mentor who inspired thousands of PR pros around the world.

Poll: Would you take a comms leadership job that doesn't report to the CEO?

Poll: Would you take a comms leadership job that doesn't report to the CEO?

No big deal? Or recipe for disaster?

Honoring exceptional women: Enter PRWeek's March/April cover contest

Honoring exceptional women: Enter PRWeek's March/April cover contest

PRWeek is asking the industry's creative genius to submit ideas for our March/April issue that celebrates the Hall of Femme and Women to Watch honorees.

Burger King responds to pesky tourists flocking to 'Joker' stairs

Burger King responds to pesky tourists flocking to 'Joker' stairs

The chain wants to help annoyed Bronx residents.

Sometimes a push is all we need

Sometimes a push is all we need

CCOs need a sounding board to confront difficult realities.

Brand film was greatest investment BMW ever made

Brand film was greatest investment BMW ever made

The fifth iteration of the Brand Film Awards will take the temperature of a craft that has matured exponentially in the half decade since they were launched.

Which brand did the best 'best seat' tweet?

Which brand did the best 'best seat' tweet?

Which seat is the best on the New York City subway? Everyone has an opinion, even brands.

PRWeek's most-read-about people of 2019

PRWeek's most-read-about people of 2019

Big hires -- and a Slim Jim superfan -- caught readers' attention this year.

PRWeek's most-read brand stories of 2019

PRWeek's most-read brand stories of 2019

Hoaxes, attacks and mockery. Oh my!

PRWeek's most-listened-to podcasts of 2019

PRWeek's most-listened-to podcasts of 2019

In 2019, The PR Week podcast hosted big names in comms, former rock stars and more.

To make an end is to make a beginning

To make an end is to make a beginning

Reflections on a decade editing PRWeek US and covering the PR industry as the 2010s come to an end and the 2020s loom on the horizon.