Testimonials

Pelican Communications is an award winning Manchester Communications Agency offering specialist communications and PR services across the following market sectors: FMCG Food and DrinkFoodservice and HospitalitySustainabilityPackaging and LogisticsOutdoor and leisure and International Communications.

Experienced and passionate about our work, we are a dedicated team of professionals who deliver brilliant results time after time. We are experts in the field of communication and we help our clients to become market leaders in their specialist fields and their testimonials confirm this.

We think we are very good at what we do, but don’t just take our word for it. Read our testimonials and see what our clients and journalists are saying about Pelican Communications.

Pelican’s branding expertise has repositioned our brand and helped communicate our market-leading expertise.

Mark Ryan, innovations manager, TRM Packaging

Pelican’s expertise has been instrumental in building our profile and reputation helping us grow our food industry client base.

Mark Dodds, marketing manager Roythornes Solicitors

Pelican’s strength lies in a ‘can do’ attitude that has consistently delivered results.

Andrew Hartley, programme director, CO2Sense.

Pelican’s strategic guidance and PR expertise has helped the industry revitalise its image.

David Workman, director general, British Glass.

The Pelican team are great to work with they’re passionate about the outdoors and our brand.

Andrew Dahl, managing director, Sealskinz.

Cheryl operates at strategic level and gets things done on an operating level.

John Hurrell MD, Marsh Risk Consulting, EMEA

I trust Pelican to provide me with the right information when I need it and value their professional and proactive approach to packaging public relations.

Gordon Carson, editor, Packaging News.

I’d like to say a big thank you to the whole Pelican team for the great work you did on Recycle Now Week. The results were excellent and I know you all worked very hard to get a really professional package together.

Amanda Barry-Hirst, head of press and PR, WRAP (Waste & Resource Action Programme).

Pelican’s strategic approach, creative thinking and determination to get the job done, mean they are a great addition to any team.

Brian Young, director general BFFF

The Pelican team are a trusted source always providing good copy and quality photography that really suits our style.

Sarah Hamilton-Walker, food editor, Hello! magazine.

Pelican are a professional outfit. They understand the food industry and the way journalists like to work.

Rod Addy, deputy editor, Food Manufacture.

The information we get from Pelican is well presented and timely, it’s amongst the best we receive.

David Foad editor Foodservice Update.

Pelican can be relied on to provide us with quality news stories that are well written and timely. They know how the media works and the kind of stories we’re looking for.

Paul Sanderson, editor, Materials Recycling Week.

I’ve always thought very highly of Pelican. They’re continuously pleasant and professional, which makes our job easier and a lot more fun. The end result is always great.

Mike Hall, editor Retail Packaging.

Pelican are willing to go the extra mile to make sure both the client and journalist get what they need.

Jo Bruce editor The Publican’s Morning Advertiser.

We are delighted with how things are going with Pelican PR!

Jacqui Regan, marketing assistant Whitby & Co.

A genius PR agency.

Chris Marshall, managing director, Tangerine Confectionery.

Crikey, we’re everywhere! Thanks.

Tina Evans – Enitial.

Having Pelican PR has helped relationships with the media.

Lindsay Millington, director general, BMRA.

Fantastic briefing. I wish everyone was like you. Hope I do it justice.

Chris Sidwells, freelance journalist, Cycling Weekly.

The services of Pelican are invaluable, I know I’ll get a rapid, efficient response. They’re also a pleasure to do business with.

John Manning, editor TGO & freelancer.

Pelican are second to none in answering queries promptly and are super efficient in getting us products to test.

Matt Clark, editor Air Gunner.

Pelican is what proactive PR is all about. Relevant and well-written press releases, together with topical and researched feature pitches are what I have come to expect from the company.

Tom Freyberg, editor, Recycling & Waste World.

Pelican PR exemplifies what editors would like from all PR companies and which, sadly, we do not always get, namely: professionalism, helpfulness and a ‘can do’ attitude.

Geraldine Faulkner, editor, Recycling and Waste World.

I’ve been blown away by the enthusiasm, knowledge and creativity at Pelican PR. They’re endlessly helpful, super-humanly organised and certainly get stuck in.

Kate Wills, The Sun.

Pelican are refreshingly direct, which coupled with their perceptiveness and experience of the world of business, makes them an excellent consultancy to have in your corner.

Phil Jones president of CE Electric UK

RAY benefited from improved personal effectiveness and skills which have led to an organisation capable of delivering very challenging objectives.

Andy Hartley, programme director

Pelican’s support has ensured the BMRA has consistently and effectively got our message across loud and clear.

Ian Hetherington, director general, British Metals Recycling Association

Thanks for your work for us, the team are very positive about what you’ve done and your enthusiasm and commitment,

Gary Woodhouse, sales and marketing director Whitby & Co.

The team at Pelican are a winning combination of creativity and insight back with the expertise to deliver,

Julian Heyworth, managing director Meltog.

Cheryl complements her toolkit of learning, personal development, coaching and consulting skills with pragmatism, innovation and a larger than life approach.

Chris Matthews, HR manager, Vodafone

Pelican’s communications expertise, market knowledge and reassuring first-hand adventure sports experience has already delivered measurable results and I look forward to a long and fruitful collaboration.

Thomas Kelly, Director & Co-Founder

Working with the team at Pelican is always a pleasure. Their communication is excellent, and they often go the extra mile. All this makes my job as gear editor of two outdoor magazines a lot easier!

Lucy Wallace, gear editor of Outdoor Enthusiast and Mountain Pro