ISBA claims advertisers are using its new, tougher framework contract to review £6.1bn of adspend with media agencies.
OMD Worldwide has named Florian Adamski as chief executive, replacing Mainardo de Nardis, and it has appointed Colin Gottlieb to a new role as chairman.
The era of media agency domination is over. It's finished. The model that sustained media agencies and fuelled the profits of the big six holding companies over the past decade is broken...
Hearst has given UK CEO James Wildman 'a mandate for transformation' and the magazine newbie is eager to implement it.
Anatoly Roytman wants to create the first 'experience agency of record' and believes Accenture now has the capabilities to offer it.
Facebook has launched tougher rules on brand safety because it admits some marketers are "feeling uneasy" about where their ads have appeared and want "clearer guidance".
Adam & Eve's most famous client prides itself on being "never knowingly undersold" but the agency's founders certainly didn't under-sell themselves.
Accenture Interactive claims it is building the first global "experience agency of record" and that it can cater for the needs of brands better than traditional agency holding companies.
Omnicom has snapped up Luke Taylor, the former chief executive of Publicis Groupe's DigitasLBi, to head a new CRM division, Omnicom Precision Marketing group.
The founding shareholders in Adam & Eve have collected an estimated £110m from the sale of their agency to Omnicom after completing a lucrative earn-out worth triple the amount they received initially.
Sir Martin Sorrell should consider more radical ways to restructure and simplify WPP in response to slowing revenue growth and changing client needs, according to people inside and outside the company.
The merged MEC-Maxus business faces multiple challenges as it launches into a contested market.
Wavemaker will be the name of the WPP agency formed by the merger of MEC and Maxus.
Barclays is poised to move its estimated £60m global media account to Omnicom Media Group after six years with WPP's Maxus.
September is always an important month because it sets the tone for the run-up to Christmas and the economic indicators are flashing amber.
Channel 4's first episode of The Great British Bake Off has won the channel's biggest audience in five years with 6.5m viewers and a 30% share.
Why is revenue growth at some of the agency groups lagging forecasts for global ad expenditure?
The UK ad industry is staging "London's biggest ever music quiz night" in aid of The Grenfell Tower community and the organisers are urging agencies and media owners to take part.
Mark Finney is leaving ISBA as director of media after 17 months and Steve Chester will replace him as the trade body for advertisers seeks to beef up its digital expertise.
Ad agency groups are recruiting more talent from outside the agency sector as clients need a broader range of capabilities, according to Dentsu Aegis Network's new human resources chief.