Pelican Labelled Winner by Markem Imaje

Pelican, one of the Europe’s leading packaging PR agencies, has been awarded a pan-European communications contract by global supplier of coding and marking equipment Markem-Imaje Ltd.

Markem-Imaje Ltd. is a global manufacturer of product identification and traceability solutions. It offers the most comprehensive and innovative inkjet, thermal transfer, laser and print & apply label systems. It has over 40,000 customers, 30 subsidiaries, 6 technology centers, several equipment repair centers and manufacturing plants worldwide. Read the rest of this entry »

Pelican Victor-ious With British Manufacturer Contract

Pelican, one of the UK’s leading foodservice communications agencies, has been awarded a contract by British catering equipment manufacturer Victor to handle its external communications within the UK.

Established in 1944, Victor has grown to be one of the UK’s top catering equipment manufacturers. It was recently named one of Britain’s most inspiring companies by the London Stock Exchange. Some of its pioneering patented designs are the first in the UK to be to be approved by The Carbon Trust for The Energy Technology List. Read the rest of this entry »

PELICAN LANDS ROYAL GREENLAND CATCH!

Royal Greenland, the nation’s largest seafood supplier, has awarded its UK communications contract to specialist food agency Pelican Communications – in order to revitalise the UK’s cold water prawn market.

Focusing initially on the UK cold water prawn market, Pelican will conduct a number of headline-grabbing research projects, oversee all foodservice trade media relations and advise on online strategy. Activity will be designed to raise brand awareness of the quality, value, versatility and sustainability of cold water prawns with chefs and caterers – to increase product sell-through.    Read the rest of this entry »

Steel for packaging producers APEAL pick Pelican

Pelican has won the Europe-wide brief to support APEAL - the Association of European Producers of Steel for Apeal LogoPackaging.

APEAL used the PRCA’s free ‘Find a PR Agency’ (FAPRA) service to link up with PRCA member Pelican, which specialises in food and drink and packaging PR and communications.

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Pelican awarded Fairway Foodservice communications contract

Foodservice communications agency Pelican, has been awarded a contract by Fairway Foodservice PLC, the £494m turnover group of 20 independent wholesalers, to handle its external communications within the UK.

Pelican will oversee all foodservice trade media relations and advise on online strategy for the Fairway Foodservice group. Activity will be designed to raise brand awareness, increase product sell-through and highlight the exceptional customer service level that Fairway Foodservice offers to the nation’s chef and caterer market. Read the rest of this entry »

Pelican wins packaging brief

Top retail packaging manufacturer TRM has appointed Pelican to spearhead a major brand development and marketing communications campaign.

Pelican’s dedicated packaging team has been briefed to help the corrugated packaging specialist drive sales in the food, drink and personal care industries. Read the rest of this entry »

Pelican wins frozen dessert brief

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Pelican has been briefed to promote German frozen dessert brand Coppenrath & Wiese

Pelican’s specialist food and drink PR team has been briefed to help the German-based company to raise brand and product awareness in the UK.

Coppenrath & Wiese produce a wide range of delicious frozen desserts including the best-selling Chocolate Gateau, Apple and Walnut Cake, Fruit Strudel and Raspberry Pavlova. The frozen dessert brand is stocked in major supermarkets and convenience stores across the UK and Europe.

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Pelican wins Large brief

Large Outdoors appoints PelicanPelican’s specialist outdoor and leisure team has been briefed to help raise awareness of the brand with the aim to increase participation and brand awareness.

Founded in Manchester, the specialist outdoor company is now a nationwide outdoor leisure and social group offering customers the chance to meet new people whilst trying out activities such as; hill walking, kayaking, climbing, mountain biking, camping, coasteering and diving.

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Pelican’s ice cool stunt

The specialist food PR team at Pelican PR has created its coolest ever stunt.

food PRTo help its client the British Frozen Food Federation celebrate a ‘magnificent seven’ years of sales growth for the frozen food category, the Saddleworth consultancy was part of a towering ice wall at the entrance to this week’s International Food Exhibition (IFE 2013)at ExCel London.

The show-stopping wall was created to coincide with new statistics from Kantar Worldpanel that show the frozen food market has maintained its seventh year of growth. The latest figures reveal a year-on-year value increase of 5.4% for the 12 months to 20 January 2013.

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Pelican launches Swiss meat-free brand in UK

Pelican’s specialist food and drink PR team has been briefed to help VeggieDay achieve the number two position in the £1 billion UK meat-free market.

VeggieDay produces a range of meat alternative products including mince and steak-style strips as well as a vegetarian range of veggie burgers and falafel.

Manchester-based Pelican PR will assist VeggieDay by raising awareness of the brand’s unique taste and texture with consumer and trade press with a combination of media relations and digital.

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