11 October 2010

PR has new surname and email address

Ailsa Robertson at BeautyBay.com is now Ailsa Illingworth. Ailsa will be working off a new email address. Contact.

London hair salon and product line appoints PR

TCS Embryo has announced they have been appointed to handle the UK PR for Marylebone hair salon Gielly Green and their 'Boutique Collection' hair care product line. Contact.

Leather footwear and accessories brand appoints PR

Siim Kohv has been appointed European (excluding France) and Far-East freelance PR to NewbarK. Launched in 2009 by Maryam Malakpour and Marjan Malakpour, Spring/Summer 2011 will see the launch of NewbarK's first handbag collection. Conatct.


Added, amended or confirmed:
  • Lily Allen and Sarah Owen opening of Vintage Blow Dry Bar and Salon
  • Swarovski Elements private view
  • Ted Baker Press Day
  • Swanfield Celebrates Wool Week
  • MACHINE-A presents Millie Cockton and illustrator Stefan Schwartzman as its latest collaborators
  • Johnson&Johnson 7th Annual Beautycare Awards
  • DENHAM the Jeanmaker opens first UK flagship store
  • Shop @ Discover Greenwich presents a design-led showcase - Shop @ Discover Greenwich will launch the Christmas season with a free late night opening, a free glass of wine and will present a showcase of the work from top designer-makers - Cockpit Arts. Based in Deptford, Cockpit Arts features talented designers such as Lizzie Allen, Charlotte Sale, Amanda Ross, Alison Wiffen.
  • Getting Paid seminar - Seminar organised by UK Fashion & Textiles Association. Full details from laurian.davies@ukft.org
  • La Perla sample sale - Lingerie, Swimwear, Sleepwear, Outerwear, Hosiery, Fragrance
  • Launch of “How To Feed A Man” cook book by Stasha Palos - Daughter and step daughter of Tina and Philip Green respectively, Stasha Palos launches her unique cook book where cookery meets art
  • An exclusive evening with Rio Ferdinand - To celebrate the success of Rio Ferdinand’s new footwear range - FIVE by Rio Ferdinand, Selfridges Manchester Exchange will be hosting an exclusive VIP event in the Menswear Department on Level 1
  • Cube PR Spring/Summer 2011 press pay
  • Ports 1961 Spring/Summer 2011 press preview
  • Trish Deseine at Chocolate Week-Trish Deseine will be unveiling Chocolate by Trish, her new range of Cook's Chocolates exclusively in Selfridges' Food Halls for Chocolate Week (11-17 October 2010) For the first time, you will be able to buy her Chocolate Making Kit and range of cook's buttons, shards and dust from Selfridges stores in London, Birmingham and Manchester, as well as from their online store, www.selfridges.com
  • Harvey Nichols Spring/Summer 2011 press day
  • figleaves.com Spring/Summer 2011 press day - showcasing premium lingerie, swimwear, shapewear, hosiery, loungewear and sleepwear brands. Plus men’s underwear, swimwear, loungewear and shapewear collections.
  • Coffin on Cake PR Spring/Summer 2011 press day
  • Les Néréides and N2 Spring/Summer 2011 preview (Paris)
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Bespoke greeting card designer appoints PR

Lucy Dartford PR has been appointed to handle all press enquiries for bespoke events and greeting card company, Ruth Springer Design Ltd with immediate effect. Using 3D pop up artwork, each hand made design is personalised to suit the individual requirement. Contact.

Consumer PR agency rebrands

Tally Communications, the Buckinghamshire based lifestyle PR agency, has rebranded and is now Tally PR.
Tally PR has recently taken on ethical lingerie boutique Saumarez and jewellery brand The Dinky Finger Print Company. Contact.

English perfume house appoints PR

Kilpatrick PR has been appointed to handle the PR for heritage English perfume house Floris. Founded in 1730, this year sees Floris celebrate its 280th anniversary of creating fragrances and fine toiletries. Today Floris is run by the 8th generation descendants of Juan Floris from the original premises at 89 Jermyn Street, St James’s. Contact.

PR appointment at beauty and homes brand

Lizzie Brady has started at Jo Malone as UK Communications Manager. Contact.