PrettyGreen Best Newcomer MCCA Awards?

On Valentines Day last year we commented on how interesting the MCCA Award nominations were and how one day we hope to be able to throw our hat in the ring (click here to have a re-read) Well 10 months on, here we are, hat in...

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Marketing Neologisms

We were reading through a media presentation yesterday and we stumbled across the wonderfully silly  word (we're being kind) VIRALOSITY. What does it mean, we hear you cry? Being clever marketing people we realised it meant the speed at which a viral video speeds across...

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Two thousand and then…

As we crawl out of our imposed hibernation from the comfort of our family homes, we realize with harsh reality that watching re-runs of The Wizard of Oz and every episode of Come Dine with Me is not normal or acceptable behaviour. Fortunately not everyone...

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Isn't it odd that PR Agencies Advertise

So the big debate this week; should PR Agencies run Ads, and we're not talking about becoming Ad Agencies, we're talking about running their own Ad campaigns. And yes we know it's all about the full marketing mix, and single disciplines alone don't deliver etc. etc. But...

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PrettyGreen With A Christmas Card

To save the planet or not, that's the question. Or is the question to save money or not. When it comes to Christmas cards, it's an emotive subject, do we put the money towards a charity, buy a donkey, plant a tree, knit a hat, or...

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Electric Style?

So the big debate this week in the office has been, why do electric cars just look like they've been designed by a group of 6 year olds, who've just been playing with tupperware dishes, and told to design something for their Scottish nan who...

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Amusing Answers From A Brand Manager Interview

We came across these answers from a Brand Manager interview. Made us smile Describe yourself in three words No. Oh, alright. How would you define marketing? Finding a group of agencies among which to spread work given to you. What would you be if you weren’t a brand manager? Able...

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Celebrating With Christmas Spirit

So Strings came back from Pontarlier in France, smelling particularly fragrant last week. He smuggled back through customs what can only be described as a very large bag of cannabis, which Pete our new intern had his eye on. But it was actually the macerated...

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Paranormal – Things Aren't Quite What The Seem

We should know better but we still can find ourselves whipped up by hype.   In America last week, Lisa and one of our lovely Clients braced themselves for some US horror at the local LA flicks.  Totally sold on the hugely appealing trailer, they opted...

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