7
Apr

McEWAN’S CONNECTS WITH LOYAL EXPORT DRINKERS

Union Connect have been working with the lovely people at The McEwan’s Beer Company to develop an on-pack promotion that rewards loyal McEwan’s Export drinkers. Export devotees will have the chance to win a Limited Edition McEwan’s T-shirt by inputting a unique code online. The promotion will feature on more than 400,000 promotional packs of McEwan’s Export in major stockists such as Asda, Sainsbury’s, Morrisons and Tesco. McEwan’s Export is the UK’s No.2 selling premium canned ale.

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24
Mar

UNION CONNECT HELPS ‘CHANGE OUR FUTURE’

Union Connect is back on the road with its thought-provoking field and partnership campaign for Food Standards Scotland (FSS), the public sector food body for Scotland. The ‘Lets Change Our Future’ campaign aims to address the forecasted 40% of adults in Scotland that could be obese by 2030 by encouraging people to reduce the number of unhealthy snacks they eat.

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9
Feb

INSPIRING THE NEXT GENERATION THROUGH STEM

Union Connect have created a dual field and partnership campaign for the Scottish Government to increase the number of people considering a career in teaching STEM subjects in Scottish high schools. Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics are crucial to Scotland’s future economic prosperity, yet many potential applicants perceive a lack of available jobs, or that alternative career options are more attractive. Yet teaching STEM subjects can be inspiring and rewarding for both teacher and pupil.

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8
Nov

UNION CONNECT HELP WEIR GROUP AT ADIPEC EXHIBITION IN ABU DHABI

Union Connect, the sales promotion and field marketing arm of The Union, have designed and built the sales stand for leading Scottish pump and valve business Weir Group in Abu Dhabi at the recent ADIPEC Exhibition.

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8
Oct

UNION CONNECT PICK UP STAR PUBS & BARS BRIEF

Union Connect has just helped with the rebranding and launch of the old Scottish & Newcastle Pub Company. The new ‘Star Pubs & Bars’ website and trade advertising has been created by Union Connect and Union Digital.

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14
Feb

UNION CONNECT ROLL OUT ‘THE RIDERZ’ FOR CYCLING SCOTLAND

Union Connect has developed a field marketing and experiential concept for Cycling Scotland – creating a group of stunt cyclists, the ‘Riderz’, to visit Scottish primary schools encouraging young children to cycle to school.

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14
May

UNION GROUP EXPANDS WITH LAUNCH OF UNION CONNECT

The Union has launched a new agency specialising in sales promotion and field marketing. Called Union Connect, the agency will be led by Kyle Hardie, who joins from Blue-Chip Marketing in Edinburgh. Previously Managing Director at Blue-Chip, Kyle is joined by Blue-Chip’s Account Director, Claire Prentice. Kyle will become a Board Director and take day-to-day responsibility for running the agency. Union Directors Ian McAteer, Andrew Lindsay and Mark Reid will also sit on the board of the new agency. Union Connect will be based at the Union’s Edinburgh offices in Inverleith.

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