AGENCY NEWS, ANALYSIS & OPINION

Top story

Gravity Road: new Bombay Sapphire Imagination Series 'exceeds' our 2013 Bafta win

Gravity Road: new Bombay Sapphire Imagination Series 'exceeds' our 2013 Bafta win

Bombay Sapphire has launched the second year of its 'Imagination Series' of five sponsored short films, after one from last year's series won a Bafta for Gravity Road in January.

Related stories

Agency News

Grey London social unit hires Pete Durant as head of social planning

Grey London social unit hires Pete Durant as head of social planning

The Social Partners, Grey London's in-house social unit, has appointed Manning Gottlieb OMD's Pete Durant as head of social planning.

 
 
Maxus awarded £5m npower UK media as Group M takes European duties

Maxus awarded £5m npower UK media as Group M takes European duties

Npower, one of the largest energy suppliers in the UK, has appointed Group M to its pan-European media planning and buying account, with Group M's agency Maxus taking the £5 million UK offline business.

 
 
Mediacom takes over first ad break in ITV's Good Morning Britain

Mediacom takes over first ad break in ITV's Good Morning Britain

Mediacom has struck a deal with ITV to fill the first ad break of the channel's new breakfast show, 'Good Morning Britain', with spots for its clients.

 
 
Top honour at Planning Awards goes to British Airways, OgilvyOne and Posterscope

Top honour at Planning Awards goes to British Airways, OgilvyOne and Posterscope

OgilvyOne and Posterscope have won the Grand Prize for the #lookup campaign for British Airways at this year's Clear Channel Outdoor Planning Awards, held in association with Brand Republic.

 
 
Post Office reviews advertising, DM and digital accounts

Post Office reviews advertising, DM and digital accounts

The Post Office is preparing to review its advertising, direct and digital accounts through the Crown Commercial Service, which has approached agencies on the Government's creative framework.

 
 
John Ayling & Associates takes media account for Honey Monster comeback

John Ayling & Associates takes media account for Honey Monster comeback

John Ayling & Associates has won the £1 million account for Sugar Puffs and Harvest Cheweee owner Halo Foods, following a pitch against MediaCom.

 
 
Isobar head of account management Tim Corcoran leaves for Brilliant Noise

Isobar head of account management Tim Corcoran leaves for Brilliant Noise

Tim Corcoran, the head of account management at Isobar, will leave the agency at the end of this month and will not be replaced.

 
 
Haywards pickles launches £750k brand-building campaign with Metro

Haywards pickles launches £750k brand-building campaign with Metro

Haywards, the pickled vegetable brand, has today partnered with Metro for a £750,000 campaign to attract younger consumers.

 
 
Jimmy Savile newspaper ads urge victims to claim up to £60k

Jimmy Savile newspaper ads urge victims to claim up to £60k

Advertisements in The Times and the Daily Mirror today are calling on victims of sexual abuse by Jimmy Savile to claim compensation from the late BBC TV presenter's estate.

 
 
Karmarama grabs Coppafeel! breast cancer charity account

Karmarama grabs Coppafeel! breast cancer charity account

CoppaFeel!, the breast cancer awareness charity for young people, has awarded Karmarama its creative advertising account without a pitch, unseating incumbent AIS, which won the account in 2010.

 
 
British Airways moves paid search account to Forward3D

British Airways moves paid search account to Forward3D

Forward3D, the digital agency, has been appointed to handle British Airways' global paid search activity, following a pitch process run by the airline's internal marketing team.

 
 
M&C Saatchi's Enyi Nwosu takes global role at Mindshare

M&C Saatchi's Enyi Nwosu takes global role at Mindshare

WPP's Mindshare has enticed Enyi Nwosu back to media as strategic lead across its global HSBC and Chanel accounts.

 
 
McCann wins Qatar Financial Centre brief

McCann wins Qatar Financial Centre brief

McCann London and its sister agency, MRM Meteorite, have been appointed as joint agencies-of-record for the Qatar Financial Centre (QFC).

 
 
CEO Gail Gallie departs Fallon

CEO Gail Gallie departs Fallon

Gail Gallie, the chief executive of Fallon London, is leaving the agency after four years at the helm.

 
 
Three's pony and cats with thumbs top the cute Easter ad chart

Three's pony and cats with thumbs top the cute Easter ad chart

Three films made by the agency Wieden & Kennedy have made it into the top 10 most-viewed "cute" ads list, compiled by video analysts Visible Measures.

 
 
Evian baby Spider-Man 'rescues' fans with Twitter answers

Evian baby Spider-Man 'rescues' fans with Twitter answers

Evian has launched the second stage of its popular global 'Amazing Baby & Me 2' activity, which features the mini Spider-Man character solving people's dilemmas on Twitter in a campaign run through We Are Social.

 
 
Ex-M&S marketing chief Steven Sharp is consulting for WPP

Ex-M&S marketing chief Steven Sharp is consulting for WPP

Steven Sharp, the former marketing director of Marks & Spencer, is working as a consultant for WPP, which now holds both the creative and media accounts for the retailer.

 
 
Tata seeks shop for branding brief

Tata seeks shop for branding brief

Tata Group, the Indian conglomerate that owns Jaguar Land Rover, Tetley and Tata Steel, is looking for an agency to handle its first global corporate advertising campaign.

 
 
Young's Seafood calls creative pitch

Young's Seafood calls creative pitch

Young's Seafood is reviewing its estimated £10 million creative account as the Findus Group-owned fish brand looks to increase its in­vestment in above-the-line advertising.

 
 
DLKW Lowe hires two as creative directors

DLKW Lowe hires two as creative directors

DLKW Lowe has hired Amber Casey and Lovisa Silburn as creative directors.

 
 

Additional Information

Campaign Jobs