Changing perceptions of a town centre

By |2018-10-26T11:00:07+00:00October 25th, 2018|Categories: News, North West Business|

   Sue Souter joined an influential group of business leaders recently to debate Stockport’s progress as a vibrant place to live and work and the overall impression was let’s keep going with what we have started. The mood was upbeat and positive in marked contrast to business panel sessions from a few years ago. Back then there would [...]

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Cheers to some of the most gin-ius PR stunts and activations this International G&T Day

By |2018-10-15T09:28:33+00:00October 15th, 2018|Categories: News, PR Industry|

We have to admit, we’re all partial to a G&T here at Souter PR. As is much of the UK population, it seems - with housewives and hipsters alike sending sales soaring over the last ten years to more than three-times what they were in 2009. It’s so popular, in fact, there are now two [...]

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Pitches at an exhibition

By |2018-04-27T10:27:03+00:00April 27th, 2018|Categories: News, PR Industry|

   On a recent visit to the NEC in Birmingham, we joined a client of ours at the Foodex exhibition which is the ‘the UK show for processing, packaging and logistics’ in the F&D industry. It doesn’t sound as though it’s something to get too excited about does it?! But having spent a couple of [...]

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

By |2018-02-13T14:28:59+00:00February 13th, 2018|Categories: News, PR Industry, Social Media|

I LOVE YOU, PR Happy Valentine’s Day to you from us. Whether you prefer tongue in cheek statements or bold, passionate manifestations, the annual day of romance is upon us. Love it or loathe it, V-Day is an excellent £43 million opportunity for brands and retailers to express their marketing magic with the most couply [...]

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Souter PR strengthens digital resources with new hire

By |2018-02-06T10:53:45+00:00February 6th, 2018|Categories: News, North West Business, Social Media|

We have recently appointed 20-year-old Chloe Barrett to a Digital PR Executive role here at Souter PR. A former apprentice of the Juice Academy where she gained a Digital Marketing and Social Media in Business qualification Chloe joins with 12 months consultancy experience under her belt. She will work across Souters’ client base helping to [...]

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Key considerations for PR pros in 2018

By |2018-01-31T09:26:05+00:00January 31st, 2018|Categories: News, North West Business, Social Media|

As we begin to implement our 2018 campaigns, we look at five of the key considerations facing our industry and the way in which we work. Prepare for a convergence of PR and influencer marketing Public relations have evolved from media relations to influencer relations. Every social media channel has given rise to a new [...]

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Thinking big ‘and high’ for clients

By |2017-11-27T11:09:18+00:00November 22nd, 2017|Categories: News, North West Business, Social Media|

Roberts bakery launch new products with a ‘Highest Tea’ event at the Etihad Stadium Souter PR embarked on its highest ever challenge for Roberts bakery last month with a High Tea celebration 100ft above the Etihad stadium in Manchester. For one day only, the sky really was the limit for the Roberts team [...]

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What has become of the newspaper?

By |2017-06-01T12:49:33+00:00June 1st, 2017|Categories: News, Social Media|

  Nowadays, we find ourselves busier and busier with everyday life, and social media provides an excellent way of staying up to date with what’s going on in the world around us. However, in the age of technology, newspapers are finding themselves more and more redundant, used more as a fly swatter or coffee coaster [...]

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The scent of summer and five of our favourite sunny seasonal campaigns

By |2017-05-22T13:27:56+00:00May 22nd, 2017|Categories: News, PR Industry, Social Media|

At the time of writing, there is the most splendid scent of summer in the air here at Souter PR. So to celebrate what we hope will be a most fabulous few months of sunshine and fun times ahead of us, we’ve taken a look at our top five favourite campaigns that simply scream summer [...]

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Let’s hear it for new PR brief

By |2017-06-21T11:00:45+00:00March 23rd, 2017|Categories: News, North West Business, PR Industry|

  Starkey Hearing Technologies has appointed Souter PR to drive an awareness-raising campaign on hearing health. Activity for the Stockport-based business will focus on May’s Deaf Awareness Week as well as the company’s 40th anniversary that takes place this year. The move follows the successful creation and implementation of a national and regional consumer campaign [...]

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