Pubs: The fight back is on

Pubs: The fight back is on

Having been fortunate enough to live in a few different countries (including the USA and Australia), and having spent a lot of time in New Zealand (having a Kiwi wife), I often find myself in a conversation about what I’d miss most about Britain, living abroad.  And the answer is simple.  Our pubs.  (Sorry Mum). It’s an old […]

Monkey Shoulder has launched its first outdoor media campaign to support local bars and pubs

‘The New Rules of Mixing’ idea won £250,000 worth of advertising

Monkey Shoulder has launched its first outdoor media campaign to support local bars and pubs

Whisky brand Monkey Shoulder has utilised £250,000 worth of outdoor media space, won as part of OCEAN’s Crucial Creative Competition, to get people back into local bars and pubs (all adhering to Government guidance, of course). Named ‘World’s Top Trending Scotch’ for five years’ running, as well as ‘World’s Best-Selling Scotch’ by the Drinks International, Monkey Shoulder continues to go […]

Pubs continuing to offer physical and emotional support during lockdown

Pubs continuing to offer physical and emotional support during lockdown

More than three weeks since pubs closed their doors due to the Covid-19 outbreak, many are continuing to work tirelessly to support their local communities. The help takes many forms, from offering essential supplies to customers, to preparing hot meals for local homeless and other vulnerable people, as well as keeping regulars entertained and connected […]

BrandOpus Provide an Inviting Welcome for UK Pub Owners, Punch

BrandOpus Provide an Inviting Welcome for UK Pub Owners, Punch

Creating a compelling narrative, visual identity and brand world, BrandOpus have partnered with Punch, who manage a portfolio of 1300+ pubs in the UK. To coincide with an ambitious strategic vision whilst maintaining a link to its roots in the traditional world of pubs, Punch briefed us to reframe and reposition the brand and create […]

Fuller’s Celebrates 173-Years of Brewing with New ‘Get Together’ Promotion

Fuller’s Celebrates 173-Years of Brewing with New ‘Get Together’ Promotion

Fuller, Smith and Turner PLC, the London Brewer and premium pub company, is celebrating 173 years of brewing history on Monday 19 November by recognising the exact day that John Bird Fuller, Henry Smith and John Turner came together as business partners to create Fuller, Smith and Turner. Fuller’s is marking the day with the Fuller’s […]

Hendrick’s Takes Over Young’s Pub with ‘Obscure’ Events Around Time

Hendrick’s Takes Over Young’s Pub with ‘Obscure’ Events Around Time

Hendrick’s, the William Grant & Sons gin brand, has constructed an experience around time with a “peculiar pub quiz” and an evening of storytelling. “The curious chronology cellar” is designed to question people’s understanding of time. Hendrick’s has partnered with Young’s pubs to host the events. “London’s most peculiar public house quiz” is described as […]

Ei Group Partners with Yext to Build its Digital Footprint

Ei Group Partners with Yext to Build its Digital Footprint

Ei Group, one of the largest pub company in the UK, has partnered with Yext, the global digital knowledge management provider, to maximise discoverability of its portfolio of pubs across the digital ecosystem, improving customer experience and driving footfall in real-time. The Yext knowledge Engine is a cloud-based platform that will be the single and […]