Dave Buonaguidi is leaving Crispin Porter & Bogusky London to launch a new business.
Boots has appointed MediaCom as its UK media planning and buying agency, nine years after the Group M shop lost the business to OMD, following a global account move by parent Walgreens Boots Alliance into WPP.
Accenture has picked UM as its global strategic media planning and buying agency after ending a 30-year relationship with MEC.
Mail Advertising, the Daily Mail's in-house sales team has poached The Telegraph's Melanie Danks for the newly-created role of chief client officer.
News UK is launching its first cross-channel marketing campaign since buying Wireless Group with a six-month deal for Europcar, the car rental company.
Grey London has poached The Martin Agency's managing director Olivia Browne to replace Natalie Graeme at the WPP agency.
Ogilvy & Mather London has appointed two new creative directors to oversee the agency's art direction across clients.
Global brands are sending out more integrated briefs to pitch than three years ago but agencies say there are still too many briefs with specific channels or outputs in mind.
Marketers have revised their budgets up in the first quarter of the year thanks to a growth in online adspend, according to the latest IPA Bellwether report.
Omnicom's UK revenue has jumped to more than 8% for the first three months of 2017, as the owner of BBDO and PHD's European business outperformed North America.
Capital has announced evening presenter Roman Kemp will host the important breakfast show as parent Global hopes to reverse a recent slump in audience figures.
Sky and Virgin Media are reportedly in advanced discussions over a deal to bring Virgin Media to AdSmart, Sky's targeted ad network.
Weetabix, the UK's best-selling cereal brand, is to be bought by US consumer group Post Holdings in a $1.76bn (£1.4bn) deal.
The government should create "creative enterprise zones" as part of measures to boost economic growth in the UK, urges the Creative Industries Federation in a manifesto today.
Zoopla is branching out beyond its property search service as it launches an innovative above-the-line ad campaign featuring hermit crabs next week.
Former M&C Saatchi chief executive Tom Bazeley has been named chief executive of Hoot Comedy, the content production company he helped set up five years ago.
Dominic Williams, chief trading officer at Dentsu Aegis Network's buying arm Amplifi, is joining Mail Brands.
Adam & Eve/DDB's group managing director Russell Hopson is leaving the agency to join M&C Saatchi Sydney in the same role.
Apple-owned headphones brand Beats by Dre has picked Havas Media to handle its media planning and buying across EMEA.
Halfords has appointed Karmarama as its advertising agency as the bicycle and car accessories retailer looks to expands its "For life's journeys" brand positioning.