07 September 2010

New press office for Ben Sherman

Sanecommunications has been appointed as the UK PR company for Ben Sherman mainline collections, accessories and Ben Sherman Savile Row Tailoring. Sane will work in a close relationship with the Ben Sherman in-house communications and marketing team to develop PR and marketing concepts and strategies for the UK and aid in global brand awareness development exercises. Contact.

DIARYdispatch: Please get in touch if you would like to be apart of a collective accessories press open day hosted by Open House Events

Open House Events will be hosting an accessories press open day at The Vinyl Factory Studio, London, on 24 November. A collaborative fashion accessories press preview, this showcase event provides the opportunity for labels to present their new collections to the press, bringing like-minded companies together to save resources and time - while maximising press exposure. An affordable and effective mode of reaching the ever-influential stylists and journalists for brands, PR agencies and in-house PR's. Focusing solely on accessories, this specialist and directional press preview event, Open House has already had a great reaction from the target press who ppreciate the ease of being able to see a collection of interesting brands - from high-end to high-street, new labels to established names - all under one roof. Any accessory brands interested in taking part in the event should contact Cheryl Dunbar at Open House Events. Contact.

Facial therapist`s skincare brand appoints PR

Sweet PR has been appointed to handle the press and PR for Julia Hart Facial Therapy. Launching a new facial menu at the Hale Clinic in October, Julia Hart is an experienced facialist who combines high tech and holistic treatments. Julia is the exclusive stockist for skincare brand O2 Intraceuticals. Contact.

Ready-to-wear womenswear brand appoints PR

Becky White PR has announced the win of new womenswear label, TORRES. The Glasgow based designer behind the brand, Rebecca Torres, creates ready-to-wear collections that accentuate the female form. Contact.

Fashion assistant goes freelance

Nana Acheampong, is leaving her role as fashion assistant at Fabulous magazine after nearly 3 years to pursue a career as a freelance stylist. Nana will be available from 20 September for styling commissions, shopping pages and desk cover. Contact.

All Fabulous fashion queries can be directed to Lauren Ezekiel on the fashion desk. Contact.

DIARYdates

Added, amended or confirmed:
  • Launch of Cambodian Children's Fund UK
  • Open House Accessories Spring/Summer 2011 press preview
  • Beauty Tour of Heathrow Terminal 5 - World Duty Free and BAA are offering journalists and bloggers the chance to take an in-depth tour of everything 'beauty' available in Heathrow Terminal 5. For more details of the spa treatments and exclusive beauty gifts available on the day, please do get in touch. All guests will require a valid UK passport and will need to provide these details with their RSVP by midday Monday 13 September.
  • Jacob Kimmie Spring/Summer 2011 salon show
  • Lako Bukia Spring/Summer 2011 catwalk show
  • Posthuman Wardbrobe Spring/Summer 2011 presentation show
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Fashion and lifestyle PR agency move office

Surgery PR has moved office. Today, 7 September, their landlines will be down. Contact.