press kit


Definition of press kit

: a collection of promotional materials for distribution to the press

Examples of press kit in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web From the beginning, the press kit for the project included stark cover photo with the lower half of Lynne’s face covered by white cloth that blended into the backdrop. al, "Is Shelby Lynne wearing a mask on her new album cover?," 20 Apr. 2020 There are a lot of paper and printed materials such as newspapers, books, press kits, training manuals, attractions posters, menus, brochures, guidebooks and E tickets. Dewayne Bevil,, "Disney auction: Tiki Room animatronics, theme-park signs, rare documents ready for bids," 15 Nov. 2019 Beauty influencers have reportedly been reselling their entire press kits for the new Alyssa Edwards Eyeshadow Palette online – and the brand is not pleased. Kelsey Stiegman, Seventeen, "Beauty Bloggers Are Reselling Their Alyssa Edwards Anastasia Beverly Hills Makeup Kits and the Brand is PISSED," 7 June 2019 More information on the orbiters and their scientific objectives can be found in the mission's press kit. Eric Berger, Ars Technica, "Two orbiters begin their long journey to Mercury Friday night," 19 Oct. 2018 According to the mission's press kit, the Falcon 9 rocket's second stage will deploy the satellite 32 minutes and 14 seconds after liftoff. Eric Berger, Ars Technica, "SpaceX flies its 11th rocket of the year [Updated]," 3 June 2018 The collection also contains a wide variety of other materials, including press kits, flight manuals, training notes, magazines and books. Karen Farkas,, "University of Akron receives blimp and lighter-than-air collection," 6 Mar. 2018 The spacecraft will deliver 2.4 tons of crew supplies, vehicle hardware, spacewalk equipment, computer resources, and experiments, according to NASA’s press kit. Mika Mckinnon, Smithsonian, "SpaceX Attempts First Fully Recycled Mission to the Space Station," 8 Dec. 2017 Although Ars understands the payload is being launched for the National Reconnaissance Office, the mission's press kit offers absolutely no details about the payload. Eric Berger, Ars Technica, "What is Zuma? Mystery surrounds the payload SpaceX is launching [Updated]," 16 Nov. 2017

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First Known Use of press kit

1968, in the meaning defined above

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“Press kit.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of press kit

: a collection of photographs, documents, etc., that is given to newspapers, magazines, television news programs, and radio stations : a package of information about someone or something that is given to the press

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