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Scary : Undead actors spring from the ad

by Will Corry on September 18, 2017

New: Watch our summary video .. a great taster

To promote its two new Walking Dead mazes, Thorpe Park unveiled a billboard in East London, where undead actors spring from the ad, scaring members of the public.

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Are McDonald’s employees taught to under-fill your chips?

by Will Corry on September 13, 2017

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Clareville PR’s bespoke newsletter : How a crisis and PR put Guam on the world map – plus other articles

by Will Corry on September 8, 2017

How a crisis and PR put Guam on the world map

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New for B2B Marketers. How to get 'fresh' clients using a bespoke monthly newsletter. Get your own bespoke newsletter - call me Will Corry 01784 434 412 UK for a special rate package

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Sleaze blunder : Bell Pottinger expelled from trade body for South African campaign

by Will Corry on September 4, 2017

The penalty follows a controversial media campaign in South Africa that "incited racial hatred".

Embattled public relations firm Bell Pottinger has had its membership of the Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA) terminated.

In a press statement embargoed for 01:00 on Tuesday, September 5, the UK-based PRCA announced that Bell Pottinger would not be eligible to reapply for corporate membership of the PRCA for a minimum period of five years.

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Biggest PR disasters and how they could have been handled better

by Will Corry on August 24, 2017

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This image is generating its fair share of backlash on Twitter – Oldie but Goldie

by Will Corry on August 6, 2017

Sports Illustrated is certainly getting the publicity it wanted from this year’s [2015] Swimsuit Edition cover. This 'Oldie but Goldie' - is it good PR or does it cause more trouble than it is worth

But some of the chatter has been going negative over just how low cover model Hannah Davis’ bikini bottom goes.

The image is generating a fair share of backlash on Twitter (Business Insider has a few examples). Yahoo’s Parenting page has called it “a bit of a nightmare.” An UsWeekly poll found that more than two-thirds of respondents (68 percent) think it resembles porn. Yikes

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Worst in the World! : If you are a PR at Sky how do you handle this headache?

by Will Corry on July 14, 2017

If you are a PR at Sky how do you handle this headache? Your answer would be appreciated. Send it to the Editor  01784 434 412  will@themarketingblog.co.uk .. Thanks

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The Chemistry Works delivers a creative collective as unique as your brief

The Chemistry Works delivers a creative collective as unique as your brief

by Loudmouth PR on June 27, 2017

Introducing The Chemistry Works (TCWX), a collaborative agency hub comprising experienced talent from across the marketing and creative industries. The brainchild of a number of industry experts, TCWX stemmed from a desire to offer clients a completely bespoke team as unique as their every brief without having to pass on the overhead costs that come with large, multidisciplinary agencies.

TCWX’s network of skills includes Marketing and Brand Strategy; Creative Direction; Graphic Design; Digital Design; Photography; Video Production; Copywriting; Social Media; PR; Events; Product Design; 3D Environment Design and Retail Design. [more…]

PR : Have you been guilty of the odd social faux pas? – Hotcow

by Will Corry on June 18, 2017

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Top 10 PR and marketing stunts and campaigns of May 2017 | PR Examples

by Will Corry on June 7, 2017

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