News and blog posts from MCG

  1. pride2011

    MCG celebrates Gold at PRide awards

    MCG has been recognised for the fourth year running at our industry awards: the PRide Awards, held by the Chartered Institute of Public Relations. The team won Gold for the Best Use of Photography for our work with Damart. The judges said: “This was a very good campaign. It was a simple idea but highly

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  2. taxassist_3

    Business wins add up for MCG

    MCG has been appointed to handle national PR for TaxAssist Accountants, the largest national network of independent accountants working specifically for small businesses. The appointment follows the success of MCG’s UK-wide regional PR support programme for the network’s 200 accountants. MCG will be targeting national brand awareness and recruitment campaigns for the network, which is

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  3. damart2011

    Nell McAndrew supports Damart’s vest for Heart Research

    MCG has secured the support of TV presenter Nell McAndrew to promote Damart’s ‘Love Your Heart’ vest campaign, raising money for Heart Research UK. This is the fifth year that Damart has worked with the charity. The money raised will be used to fund pioneering research projects into the prevention, treatment and cure of heart

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  4. harrogateroad

    Welcome to 31 Harrogate Road

    The MCG team based in Leeds has a lovely new home following our move to 31 Harrogate Road. We’re really pleased with the new office which is right in the centre of Chapel Allerton, Leeds. Pop in and see us if you’re passing and please update your records with our new telephone number 0113 307

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  5. deliciouslyyorkshire

    MCG links up with deliciouslyorkshire

    MCG has linked up with deliciouslyorkshire to help Yorkshire’s small food producers achieve national editorial coverage in the run up to Christmas and beyond. The MCG team will be creating a Yorkshire hamper featuring eight exciting food and drink brands from the region. The hampers and accompanying press information about each product will be taken

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  6. cpfoods2

    MCG launches a taste of Asia

    MCG is working with CP Foods to launch its new CP Authentic Asia range in the UK with a trade and consumer campaign to support and encourage listings. With the appetite for Far Eastern flavours continuing to rise, the new frozen ready meal range has been developed in Thailand using authentic recipes to enable people

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  7. London College of Fashion and Damart

    MCG forges fashion partnership

    MCG’s fashion team has been working closely with the London College of Fashion since the beginning of 2011, setting up a partnership between our client Damart and students on the College’s new Graduate Diploma in Fashion Media Styling. Damart provided the students with items from its SS11 collections to style for magazine photoshoots and film

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  8. wedding_plates

    MCG boosts Royal Wedding collection for Peter Jones China

    The Royal Wedding offered a welcome boost for businesses across the UK. MCG was appointed by royal commemorative specialist Peter Jones China, based in Wakefield, to maximise awareness of its high quality commemorative pieces in the run up to the big day, securing coverage as far afield as Australia and Saudi Arabia as well as

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  9. ten

    A decade of MCG

    April marks ten years since Christine, Sarah and Kate set up MCG. There have been highlights and low points of course, but the three directors are very proud of the team they have built and the personality the business has developed. Over the years MCG has given work experience and employment to more than 100

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  10. cranswick

    MCG completes meaty project

    MCG has just completed a successful project for cooked meats giant Cranswick Convenience Food to launch its Weight Watchers cooked meats, Tesco Make a Meal With range and Yorkshire Baker handmade sausage rolls to consumers. As part of the campaign, the MCG team took picnic baskets with sausage rolls and pickles; heart-shaped Valentine lunches and

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  11. mytum_selby

    European recycling champion appoints MCG

    UK recycling specialist Mytum and Selby has appointed MCG to promote its literally groundbreaking work in sustainable waste treatment. The company has excavated a former landfill site in Goole, to build a dedicated recycling centre for the area, which will open next year and achieved 100% recycled and re-used landfill waste to help build the

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