Lidl, the discount supermarket chain, has appointed Starcom Mediavest Group to handle its £70 million media planning and buying business.
Operating profit margins at the UK's top 50 advertising agencies are at their lowest level for seven years, according to research from accounting firm Kingston Smith W1.
Somethin' Else, the content agency, has appointed the ZenithOptimedia client partner Hannah Lury in the new role of client services director.
Butlins, the holiday resort company, has appointed TH_NK as its digital agency after a competitive pitch.
Bringing radically different people together to generate friction is an essential part of creating extraordinary work for clients, argues the regional planning director at Iris Singapore.
Andy Hart, the vice president of advertising and online for Microsoft Europe, has left the tech giant following the decision to move its global ad sales to AOL.
Tanqueray asked a band to re-record a 1920s jazz version of Iggy Azalea's Fancy for a campaign airing in Spain.
Jon Elsom, the former executive creative director at Bray Leino, has joined McCann Central as its group creative director.
Flame Artist - Visual Effects Negotiable Sky, London
Senior Designer, Entertainment Negotiable Sky, London
Head of Design £Competitive (depending on expereince) Bray Leino, Filleigh, Barnstaple
Product Development Manager - Sports and Entertainment £40k-£45k depending on experience Stonor, West London
Packaging Designer Competitive Blue Skies Marketing Recruitment, Central London
Account Manager - Promotional Marketing £30,000 - £35,000 Stonor, Central/West London
The father of the world wide web talks to Maisie McCabe about the threats posed by artificial intelligence, our relationship with data and how media outlets and advertisers should use the web.
The follow-up to Moneysupermarket.com's successful "epic strut" ad features a builder pole dancing to Liberty X's 'Just A Little'.
PRWeek and BlueFocus convened a high-level debate in Cannes with clients, media, tech firms, and agency execs to uncover the business opportunities for global brands in China and Chinese businesses expanding into the West.