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Natural cosmetics manufacturer Weleda hands brand building brief to Pegasus

Weleda, a global manufacturer of natural cosmetics and anthroposophic medicines, has brought in health and beauty agency Pegasus to lead its UK consumer communications following a three-way pitch.

16 minutes ago in Pitch Wins

Cicero Group hires Kate McAndrew from Sky News to boost corporate offer

Cicero has brought in Sky News' Kate McAndrew as senior counsel to work across the agency's corporate PR and public affairs practices.

31 minutes ago in People News

Powerscourt advises retained client Betfair on proposed £5bn deal with Paddy Power

Online sports betting provider Betfair is using Powerscourt for comms support around its potential £5bn merger with Paddy Power.

about one hour ago in Deal News

Beattie's Sally Fairclough joins Weber Shandwick Manchester to boost consumer marketing offer

Weber Shandwick Manchester has enhanced its consumer marketing division with the appointment of Beattie Communications’ Sally Fairclough as group account director.

1 hours ago in People News

Case Study: Every dog emoji has its day

To mark National Dog Day last week, Surname & Surname launched the world's first dog emoji keyboard for Dogs Trust to highlight the plight of rescue dogs leading to a plethora of celebrity and media support for the charity.

1 hours ago in Case Studies

Finance broker CPC hands media relations brief to Stand Agency

Commercial Processing Centre (CPC), a UK finance broker and lending application "packager", has brought in Stand Agency to launch its comms activity which will target professional property investors.

2 hours ago in Pitch Wins

Financial services specialist bClear Communications hires Naomi Ritchie

Portishead-based bClear Communications has hired Berkeley PR's Naomi Ritchie as account manager.

19 hours ago in People News

Analysis and evaluation should be on the industry's agenda according to experts as Measurement Month launches

At least four key themes - including changing attitudes towards education on analysis and evaluation - should be on PR professionals' agendas according to participants in a webinar which kicked-off AMEC's inaugural Measurement Month today.

22 hours ago in Industry Features

Oxfam hires Good Morning Britain's Cordelia Kretzschmar as head of PR

Former ITV journalist Cordelia Kretzschmar has been named as the new head of PR for Oxfam.

22 hours ago in People News

Investor Focus Communications supports Latchways' £124m takeover bid

Small to mid-cap investor relations specialist Investor Focus Communications Advisory (IFC) is working with fall protection equipment manufacturer Latchways following a £124m takeover bid for the latter from MSA UK Holdings.

23 hours ago in Pitch Wins