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As we head into a period a Norwegian friend of mine delightfully calls the "cucumber season" - due to all the filler stories about growing vegetables - there is still plenty that demands our attention.
Anna Watkins, managing director of Guardian Labs, will be the co-chair of this year’s Media Week Awards judging.
The network did a dozen deals last quarter out of 246 transactions between April and June
The venerable financial publisher has offset declining print sales with strong subscriptions
Pearson has confirmed it is selling the Financial Times Group to Japan's media company Nikkei for £844 million in cash.
DMGT's division for Metro, the Daily Mail, The Mail on Sunday and MailOnline has appointed WPP's Maxus to handle its media planning and buying in the UK and the US, and to provide strategic advice.
OMD UK has promoted its managing director, Dan Clays, to chief executive.
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The number of mergers and acquisitions in the global marketing communications space increased by 13 per cent last quarter, led by 12 deals involving WPP.
Shortlist Media has promoted Chris Healy to the role of group commercial director.
Manning Gottlieb OMD has promoted Tim Pearson, an executive director, to managing director as part of a group restructure.
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Royal London Group has appointed Mediavest to handle its media planning and buying duties, previously handled by VCCP Media.
DMG Media has appointed MailOnline's Mel Scott as its first chief revenue officer of Mail Brands, a newly consolidated commercial operation that unites sales at the Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday with MailOnline.
GlaxoSmithKline's review comes on the heels of a joint venture with Novartis
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), the multinational pharmaceutical company, is reviewing its estimated £1 billion global media business, pitting UK incumbent MediaCom against its US lead agency PHD.
Thetrainline.com, the online train tickets retailer, has appointed the7Stars to handle its £5 million media business, previously handled by Vizeum.
The team who launched the Kiss FM brand 25 years ago are hoping to repeat their success with the roll out of Mi-Soul on DAB across London.
The financially embattled BBC has partnered with ITV to secure the rights to broadcast rugby union's Six Nations Championship for the next six years.