Archive for May, 2016

Social Media Bytes

Posted on May 27th, 2016 · Posted in Blog

1 – Twitter reduces limitations on 140 character count Twitter has now confirmed that it will relax its policy on the 140 character count. Inserting URLS, images and user names.. read more

How to use consumer review sites to drive bookings at restaurants, bar and hotels

Posted on May 27th, 2016 · Posted in Palm PR

According to the Barclays Feedback Economy Report released this week, “The hospitality and leisure industry could get a £3.2 billion boost if it responds better to reviews”. The research states that.. read more

How brands can translate food trends into big business

Posted on May 20th, 2016 · Posted in Blog

This month The Observer Food Monthly Magazine published an analysis of the key trends that have defined the food and drink industry over the past 15 years. There was a.. read more

Social Media Bytes

Posted on May 20th, 2016 · Posted in Blog

20th May 2016 1 – David Cameron meets with Social Media Giants ahead of EU Referendum. David Cameron has reportedly met with representatives from Tinder, Google, BuzzFeed and LadBible ahead.. read more

Sugar Tax to come into effect in 2018 says Queen’s Speech

Posted on May 18th, 2016 · Posted in Palm PR

On the 18th May 2016, at The State Opening of Parliament , the Queen delivered her speech detailing the Government’s legislative agenda for the forthcoming parliamentary session. The commitment to.. read more

Will Twitter’s 140 character limit soon exclude links and images?

Posted on May 18th, 2016 · Posted in Blog

Both Twitter’s strength and appeal arguably lie in its 140 character count, suited to news-like narration, real-time interaction and brevity. However, users have often found the limit restricting and frustrating,.. read more

Is the renewal of its charter the beginning of a new chapter for the BBC?

Posted on May 16th, 2016 · Posted in Blog

On the 13th May The Economist reported that the BBC had had its charter renewed without the high level of drama that the media suggested there would be. The charter.. read more

Social Media Bytes

Posted on May 16th, 2016 · Posted in Blog

1 – Facebook denies Conservative trend bias Following accusations by Gizmodo that employees at Facebook suppress news stories of interest to conservative readers and deliberately seek to ‘curate’ a user’s.. read more

Foodie Entrepreneurs Kickstart their Dream Kitchens

Posted on May 13th, 2016 · Posted in Blog

Crowdfunding has been a massive game changer in the hospitality industry, giving small companies opportunity to not only launch ambitious and exciting start-ups, but to grow and innovate existing brands… read more

Palm PR is hiring Account Executives and Account Managers

Posted on May 11th, 2016 · Posted in Palm PR

2016 is an exciting year of growth at Palm PR. The agency is working with some brilliant new clients and we are now looking for talented and ambitious communications professionals.. read more