The Cateys 2016 Awards

Ann Elliott, CEO of elliotts Agency, judged the ‘Best Marketing Campaign’ award at The Cateys Award 2016. Red’s True Barbecue came out on top for its ‘Hand of Red’ campaign, resulting in customers flocking to its new Liverpool site, whilst raising money for local homeless charity, the Whitechapel Centre. Using innovative and traditional marketing initiatives, potential customers…

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Taste of London

Liz, our fantastic office assistant, loves a food and drink festival, especially in the height of summer (not that we have had a great summer so far!), so jumped at the chance to head to Regent’s Park for Taste of London, known to be ‘The World’s Greatest Restaurant Festival’. From the moment you arrive, you’re met with an…

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elliotts agency raises over £600 for local charity

ELLIOTTS AGENCY RAISES OVER £600 FOR LOCAL CHARITY, HARRY’S RAINBOW, BY TACKLING THE MK COLOUR OBSTACLE RUSH elliotts is proud to announce it has raised £645 for local charity, Harry’s Rainbow, as a team of 11 took on the MK Colour Obstacle Rush recently at Willen Lake. Our intrepid team braved a barrage of colour…

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The Digital Food & Drink Conference

What does it take to make your digital marketing campaigns succeed? You’re not going to get the answer to in this post alone, but don’t let that stop you reading on. I recently attended The Digital Food and Drink conference and heard from companies and agencies, both large and small. It turns out we are…

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Questions I have been asked lately, by Ann Elliott

Friday Opinion – Propel Newsletter – 11th March 2016   I often get asked: “What are the latest trends I need to know about and what’s really going on out there?” These are some of the questions from the last week or so. Are millennials really drinking less?  There was some interesting research published this…

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The threat of Amazon

This article originally appeared in Propel Friday Opinions March 2016   Should we, in the hospitality sector, be worried about the deal between Morrisons and Amazon? Or is it something that only the other major retailers should be concerned about? The FT said on Wednesday (2 March), the day after the announcement: “Amazon has been…

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Restaurant Review: Burger & Lobster, Bath

I recently spent a long weekend away in Bath with my partner, exploring all the typical tourist attractions and most importantly exploring the best bars and restaurants Bath has to offer. One of the best meals we had during our stay was at Burger & Lobster, a restaurant we’re all aware of but to my…

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Advanced Marketing Masterclass

On Thursday 14th January elliotts partnered with Propel to deliver the Advanced Marketing Masterclass in Central London. Hosting some of the sector’s most influential thought leaders, a selection of elliotts and guest speakers led 350 delegates through the latest trends in customer inspiration and decision making. Inspiration & Innovation James Hacon, elliotts Managing Director, presented the…

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Restaurant Review: The Set, Brighton

Having joined elliotts in October 2015, I narrowly missed out on the infamous Brighton study tour (though I’ve heard since heard much about it!). Fortunately, one of my oldest and closest friends lives in ‘London-by-the-sea’ and last month I revelled in weekend of eating, drinking and much merriment as I ventured to the South coast….

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A food tour in Tel Aviv

This article appeared first in Propel Friday Opinions 27th November 2015 Last weekend I went on a long awaited food tour of Tel Aviv. I have always wanted to go but hostilities last year meant easyJet cancelled the flights and gave me a refund. There is probably never a good time to go from a…

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