After a raft of ads that have come under criticism for consumers for being tasteless, John Tylee investigates whether brands are taking the concept of "purpose" too far.
Graham Rose, multi-award-winning commercials director whose "Photo Booth" spot for Hamlet cigars has been lauded as one of the best British ads of the 20th century, has died aged 68.
Graham Rose, multi award-winning commercials director whose "Photo booth" spot for Hamlet cigars has been lauded as one of the best British ads of the 20th Century, has died aged 68.
Lord Saatchi has joined the tributes to Jon Staton, the Saatchi & Saatchi director of TV during one of the agency's most creative and prolific periods, who has died aged 73.
The History of Advertising Trust has received official acknowledgement of its professionalism with a top accreditation award by the National Archives.
From carving words on to his body to bingeing on junk food, Stefan Sagmeister's work is as striking as it is unsettling. He talks to John Tylee about his approach ahead of his appearance at the D&AD Festival.
John Salmon, the former Collett Dickenson Pearce chairman and creative chief who played a major part in keeping the agency alive after a Sir Frank Lowe-inspired breakaway threatened it with extinction, has died aged 85.
What can marketers do to stop relationships with agencies disintegrating in an atmosphere of mutual frustration and mistrust?
As the IPA marks its centenary, Campaign looks back on British advertising's evolution over the past 100 years--from wartime posters to the 1960s 'golden age' to a drumming gorilla.
Will a more questioning approach by brands also become a significant issue for media owners on the web?
As the IPA marks its centenary, Campaign looks back on British advertising's evolution over the past 100 years - from wartime posters to the 1960s 'golden age' to a drumming gorilla.
From challenging German propaganda during the Great War to the latest campaign tackling extremism, government communications remain unique, John Tylee writes.
Have brands that rushed headlong into digital allowed its dazzle to blind them to its shortcomings?
Archie Pitcher, one of adland's most respected elder statesmen and former Ogilvy & Mather president whose career spanned more than half a century, has died aged 88.
Part-time working still has serious image problems, writes John Tylee.
Maurice Lévy has vowed not to be the puppet master pulling Arthur Sadoun's strings when he hands over control of Publicis Groupe to his protégé.
It has been dubbed "the silent salesman" whose customers condemn it for its wasteful ways as much as they value its help when choosing what to buy.
Maurice Lévy speaks to Campaign to reflect on his career following confirmation that Arthur Sadoun will replace him as Publicis Groupe chairman and chief executive.
The History of Advertising Trust has appointed a former top fund-raiser from the charitable sector as its new director to spearhead efforts to exploit the commercial potential of its huge archive.
Looking back over the history of the IPA - 100 years old this year - Paul Bainsfair, its director general, says he's struck by the way agencies have always presented their Pollyanna faces to the world.