Breaking down barriers: Why we partnered with Brixton Finishing School

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Breaking down barriers into PR The journey into PR is different for every individual – some through more traditional means, and others through more unique circumstances.    But a common defect in the industry is the barriers to entry for some under-represented groups of people. This can leave young talent to slip through the net, […]

Milk & Honey PR joins calls for better business practices across UK  

Milk & Honey PR attending Parliament in support of the Better Business Act

Over 1,200 UK-based businesses are supporting the Better Business Act to call for better business practices across the UK.  Business leaders are being called to move from stakeholder primacy to extending to social justice and environmental responsibility. This is none restrictive – calling every business, of every size, as the default.   On Wednesday 20 […]

Meet the clients going above and beyond for our planet 

With COP26 well underway, world leaders have gathered to discuss what we can do to turn the tables on climate change. At Milk & Honey, we are proud to be working with some incredible companies that make a real difference and enact meaningful change.  giffgaff   Did you know that over 70% of the UK doesn’t know what […]

Why agencies are seeking B Corp certification

“It’s no secret that modern consumers and employees are much more interested in companies’ social, political and environmental impact than in the past.” Paul Cohen, partner and CEO of North America at Milk & Honey PR, speaks to Campaign Live about the agency’s journey to B Corp status. Detailing the process and how it proves we […]

Milk & Honey PR gives over half of group shares to its employees

Ethical, B Corp and purpose-led PR agency, Milk & Honey has transferred 55 percent of group shares to an Employee Ownership Trust (EOT). The means 52 percent of employees are now co-owners, qualifying after just 12 months at the agency.  People owned PR Today’s announcement sees Hive Group — the holding company for Milk & Honey PR in Australia, UK and North America — restructured as an EOT. The four-and-a-half-year-old business has been independently valued at £3.6M by Moore Kingston Smith, the legal firm responsible for setting up the EOT. With 55 percent of […]

Climate history — and the end of the beginning

Wednesday 26 May 2021 saw climate history in the making — but you’d be forgiven for missing the news. There were no official communiques, no fireworks, no spontaneous street parties. In fact, the announcement barely caused a ripple beyond the business pages. What we did see was a court in the Hague rule that Royal […]

Milk & Honey PR launches our new purpose offer, a one-stop destination for brands seeking sustainable ambitious growth

Today, Milk & Honey PR have launched our new purpose offer, embarking on an ambition to go beyond purpose-led storytelling to support more brands with purposeful action that nurtures reputations.  Our new offer follows our own inspiration as a B Corp, constantly pushing ourselves for change, seeking to build better business. The specialised service will blend climate- and culture- […]

Five things we’ve learnt since becoming a B Corp

Being certified as a B Corp is a proud moment for any company – but it is also an incredibly humbling one. The assessment process makes you realise just how much you could do, should do, and genuinely want to do.   The B Impact Assessment continues to exist after you have passed the magical 80-point threshold, so curious companies can […]