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Wed., Mar. 9, 2016
Play Relives Seven Tylenol Murders of 1982
By Jack O'Dwyer
 

Death on the Supermarket Shelf“Death on the Supermarket Shelf,” a play about the seven Tylenol murders in the Chicago area in 1982, is running from March 4 to March 26 in Federal Way, Wash. The crime remains unsolved. No blame has ever attached to Johnson & Johnson, maker of Tylenols.

Category: Crisis Communications
Tue., Mar. 1, 2016
Operation POTUS
By Chris Shigas
 
Rick French & Pres. ObamaIssues to consider when expecting a visit from the President of the United States.
Category: Crisis Communications
Mon., Feb. 22, 2016
Crisis Management: A Choice of Perils
By Ronald N. Levy
 
ron levyBy helping the public realize the truth about the public interest, facts can prevail over fears in a crisis.
Category: Crisis Communications
Fri., Feb. 19, 2016
Play About Seven 1982 Tylenol Murders Hammers J&J
By Jack O'Dwyer
 

Death on the Supermarket Shelf“Death on the Supermarket Shelf” is a play about the seven Tylenol murders in 1982 that will run from March 4 to March 26 at the Centerstage Theatre, Federal Way, between Seattle and Tacoma, Wash. Johnson & Johnson is criticized.

Category: Crisis Communications
Wed., Feb. 10, 2016
Rubenstein Aids Chipotle
By Editorial Staff
 
ChipotleBurrito chain Chipotle, which has endured a string of crises related to food-born illness, has engaged Rubenstein Associates for PR support.
Category: Crisis Communications
Thu., Feb. 4, 2016
Teneo Aids EOS in Blister Suit
By Editorial Staff
 
eosEOS, the lip balm in an egg-shaped container that grew wildly popular from social media and celebrity endorsements, has engaged Teneo Strategy as it copes with fallout from class action lawsuits from customers who experienced blisters and other skin irritation after using the product.
Category: Crisis Communications
Tue., Feb. 2, 2016
Abernathy MacGregor Aids Wounded Warrior Project Under Fire
By Editorial Staff
 
wounded warrior projectWounded Warrior Project, the veterans' aid organization under scrutiny for lavish spending, has engaged Abernathy MacGregor Group for PR counsel.
Category: Crisis Communications
Thu., Jan. 28, 2016
Adidas Pulls Back Support from IAAF
By Ronn Torossian
 
Ronn TorossianAdidas in 2008 signed an 11-year sponsorship deal with the IAAF for upwards of $33 million. In the wake of the biggest doping scandal to hit the IAAF, however, Adidas is now looking for a way out.
Category: Crisis Communications
Wed., Jan. 27, 2016
Blog: Public Health Should Take Top Priority in Flint Crisis Response
By Jon Gingerich
 
City of Flint, MichiganThe health crisis unfolding in Flint, Michigan, is a tale of inept leadership, unfathomable government neglect, and a gross failure on behalf of state and local officials to inform and protect the public.
Category: Crisis Communications
Tue., Jan. 26, 2016
Why 'Crisis Marketing' is a Misnomer
By Cortney Stapleton
 

Cortney StapletonWhen a crisis hits, it isn’t always necessary to call in the rescue squad. In many cases, a thorough, strategic communications plan can double as a crisis communications blueprint.

Category: Crisis Communications
Mon., Jan. 25, 2016
Protective PR
By Ronald N. Levy
 
Ronald N. LevyA major function of PR in a jumpy economy is to protect management and aid the public by communicating important realities.
Category: Crisis Communications
Fri., Jan. 22, 2016
Michigan Gov Gets PR Help in Flint Water Crisis
By Editorial Staff
 
City of Flint, MichiganMichigan Gov. Rick Snyder has brought in crisis PR support as his administration tackles fallout from a contaminated water crisis in Flint, Mich.
Category: Crisis Communications
Fri., Jan. 22, 2016
Why Crisis Management is 70% Internal, 30% External
By Brian Ellis
 

Brian EllisHaving internal protocols in place that effectively handle the flow of information and address the issues at hand are key to success in crisis management.

Category: Crisis Communications
Fri., Jan. 22, 2016
Why Cyberattacks Put More Than Data at Risk
By Thomas Graham
 
Thomas Graham Reg Harnish
The potential impact caused by a cyberattack should be considered in every organization’s communications program.
Category: Crisis Communications
Thu., Jan. 21, 2016
On the Academyís Racial PR Crisis
By Ronn Torossian
 
Academy AwardsA planned boycott of the Oscars due to an alleged lack of diversity in this year’s nominee lineup has put the Academy in crisis mode.
Category: Crisis Communications
Thu., Jan. 21, 2016
Response Versus Reputation Enhancement
By Alex Stanton
 
Alex StantonWhile speed is always important, a thoughtful and successful crisis communications approach also requires keeping the longer-term implications of an organization’s reputation in proper focus.
Category: Crisis Communications
Wed., Jan. 20, 2016
Benjamin Franklinís Crisis Wisdom Still Applies Today
By Michael Fineman
 
Michael FinemanBenjamin Franklin’s adages and aphorisms remain relevant in our complex media landscape today, and can be used as a guideline for reputation management and crisis communications.
Category: Crisis Communications
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