May 2018 in the Smoking Gun study

Social-Review While most of the country was glued to the royal wedding wondering why we didn’t get an extra day off for Meghan and Harry’s nuptials, and relishing in May’s burst of good weather, here at Smoking Gun’s Manchester HQ we have been kept busy with our own diary dates, an expanding team and graduate recruitment scheme interviews.. One example would...

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April 2018 in the Smoking Gun study

sgprcollage3 As dust settled following March’s mayhem and Easter’s extended weekend, we set our sights on another great month. With high profile award nominations, one significant win and a standout new project beginning it looks like another job well done. Better yet, we still had time to usher spring in by hosting our first BBQ of the year, putting the Smoking...

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Brands wage war on use of plastics, but is it enough?

blueplanet2plactic1911c (1) This week, ASDA became the latest brand to sign up to fight the war against plastic. It announced plans to reduce the amount of plastic used in its packaging by 10 percent within 12 months. This includes eliminating the use of 5p plastic bags, plastic straws and plastic cups by the end of 2018. The supermarket giant has now joined...

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January 2018 in the Smoking Gun study

sgpr collage.001 Talk about starts to the year; if 2017 was an epic drama, the new calendar has begun in real scene-stealing fashion. Thankfully, here at headquarters jaws have been dropping for all the right reasons, so read on if you want the inside scoop. There’s no bigger news than our recent client win. We’re delighted to welcome MSD Animal Health, which...

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