The world is full of unions. Man and woman. Toast and marmalade. Brad and Angelina. When two things or two people get together stuff invariably happens. Great stuff more often than not.

Where would Lennon be without McCartney? Or fish without chips? Unions are at the heart of what we do. Unions between effectiveness and creativity. Media and idea. Thought and execution. Agency and client. We talk and we listen. We understand and we deliver. We work together. We are The Union.

Sector Experience

  • Charities
  • Cosmetics/Toiletries
  • Home improvements/DIY goods
  • Drink
  • Education
  • Entertainment/Leisure
  • Financial services
  • Food
  • Gardening products
  • Government departments
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Household
  • Business/Industrial
  • Telecoms
  • Automotive
  • Property
  • Media
  • Retail
  • Travel/Transport
  • Utilities
  • Disposable Paper Products
  • Domestic appliances
  • Employment
  • Footwear
  • Fuel
  • Haberdashery
  • Health/Social Services
  • Heating/Cooling appliances
  • Pet care
  • Photographic
  • Technology

Our Clients

  • Scottish Government
  • Sterling Furniture
  • McEwan's Ales
  • Miller Homes
  • Velux Roof Windows
  • National Trust for Scotland
  • Quality Meat Scotland
  • STV
  • Rowan Glen Yoghurt
  • Aberdeenshire Council
  • Scottish Friendly
  • VisitScotland
  • Business Stream
  • Scottish Widows
  • Corgi Homeplan
  • Children's Hearings Scotland
  • Jura Whisky
  • Vladivar Vodka
  • Rockwool
  • Project Scotland
  • Prostate Scotland
  • Foundation Scotland
  • Weir Group
  • Buccleuch
  • sportsScotland
  • Intu Braehead
  • Edinburgh Airport



Ian McAteer


Michael Hart

Creative Director


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The Union is a shareholder in Worldwide Partners Inc., the world's largest owner-operated agency network and the 8th largest network overall - public or private: with $3.2 billion in billings, 85 agencies, 51 countries across Asia, EMEA, Latin America and North America. All agency partners own the network, and it's structured for global business with senior, full-time regional directors and HQ staff. Founded in 1938, it includes some of the best agencies in the world. The Union has been part of Wordlwide Partners Inc. since 1999.