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  • A Wider Generation in Focus – Meet Gen C

    May 5, 2021

    Gen C is a generation undefined by their age, location or typical demographics.   Understanding audiences of today requires more than the broad filters and generalized pigeonholes we normally restrict them to – context and clarity are needed to truly understand what makes minds and hearts tick.   Last year, FleishmanHillard’s Youth & Culture specialism produced the 'Gen C – A New Virtual Sanity' research report, exploring the new cultural phenomenon of “Gen C” and researching...

  • FleishmanHillard release insurance company and brokers’ research

    April 27, 2021

    To better understand the insurance landscape through the eyes of key business decision-makers, we surveyed 200 decision-makers at organisations in the U.S. and UK at the end of 2020. This new insurance company and brokers’ research, 'The Changing Insurance Landscape and Advisory Role of the Broker', looks at responding to customer needs in light of COVID -19 and growing cyber disruptions. The results provide a clear view of the biggest concerns of the moment and...

  • The New Race to the Top: Learnings from the Leaders Summit on Climate

    April 26, 2021

    With questions over the impact of COVID-19 on the COP26 climate summit in November, the importance of the Biden Administration’s 2021 Leaders Summit on Climate in entrenching global commitments to tackling the climate emergency this year cannot be overstated. Carbon emissions are expected to rise sharply in 2021 as countries seek to stimulate their economies following the devastation of the pandemic. Yet even with fiscal pressures, geopolitical tensions and more, we may have seen an...

  • Stats vs. Stories: The secret sauce that makes content marketing click

    April 21, 2021

    Do you watch the news regularly? Have you noticed anything different about the way the latest on the pandemic is being broadcast? Let me take you back over the past 12 months. First came increasing caution, fear and grief. The first few domestic cases, hundreds being admitted to hospital, thousands mourning loved ones and many more suffering long Covid. Hot on its heels, the counter-story. The thousands made redundant, the millions on furlough, the billions...

  • ‘Safety First’: How concerns around Covid food safety are shaping expectations towards the food and drink industry

    April 20, 2021

    Lesley Anderson, Director, Brand Marketing Food has always had to be safe to consume, but did we previously take this for granted pre-pandemic? I certainly never considered wiping the packaging with anti-bacterial spray or wondering whether food handling was done safely just over a year ago. Thankfully, the UK Government tells us that it is very unlikely that you can catch coronavirus (COVID-19) from food.  Additionally, the risk of COVID-19 cross-contamination to food and food...

  • Influencing B2B buyers in a remote-first world

    April 14, 2021

      Claudia Bate, Head of Technology, Director and Partner, FleishmanHillard UK It has been more than a year since the coronavirus pandemic transformed our lives forever, disrupting the way we travel, shop, spend, socialise and work. As consumers, we have drastically changed our behaviour. With non-essential retail shut for most of last year and now into 2021, even previously late adopters switched to online shopping – probably forever for 17.2 million Brits, according to a...

  • Foreign policy going forward: Five takeaways from the UK Integrated Review

    April 13, 2021

    It has been a few weeks since the Prime Minister published the widely anticipated UK Integrated Review, and now that the initial clamour from pundits and commentators has died down, analysts are beginning to look at the long term impact the review might have on how the UK operates on an international level. At 114 pages, Global Britain in a competitive age – The Integrated Review of Security, Defence, Development and Foreign Policy, is a...

  • Business Communication in the COVID-19 Era

    March 25, 2021

    It has been more than a year since coronavirus transformed our lives forever, both professionally and personally. With the new normal still unfolding, has the behaviour of UK business decision-makers continued to change since the pandemic first took hold? Developed in partnership with our TRUE Global Intelligence (TGI) team, our new report, Business Communication in the COVID-19 Era: Reflecting the new B2B Purchasing Paradigm, follows on from our report published in September 2020, The Power of...

  • Culture Trends Report 2021 – The Cultural Rate of Covid

    March 2, 2021

    Introducing our latest trend report, 'The cultural rate of Covid', authored by Head of Consumer and Brand Marketing, EMEA Lauren Winter. The report looks at how the cultural landscape has mutually shaped and been shaped by COVID-19 and how brands can understand the cultural shifts to have a dialogue with consumers with a new mindset. People took stock. They irrevocably changed. The new normal was ushered in. But ...the wave of human resistance to change is ever-present...

  • FleishmanHillard UK release new food and drink communications report

    February 23, 2021

    NAVIGATING A UNITED VS. DIVIDED NATION: FOOD & DRINK COMMUNICATIONS IN 2021 Coronavirus, climate change and Brexit have all had a profound impact on the way in which we purchase and consume our food and drink, as well as our outlook towards the sector in the UK. But these three forces have also all affected us in different, uneven, and unexpected ways. In this report, '‘Navigating a United vs. Divided Nation’, partner & EMEA lead...