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Aldi joins the content rush and launches YouTube channel
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Aldi joins the content rush and launches YouTube channel

Discount supermarket chain Aldi has launched a new YouTube channel to broaden its social media reach.

Pre-tax profits fall by 90% at UTV
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Pre-tax profits fall by 90% at UTV

UTV Media has reported a fall in pre-tax profits of 90 per cent for the first half of 2015.

Grey dominates Campaign Big's Media & Entertainment shortlist
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Grey dominates Campaign Big's Media & Entertainment shortlist

Grey London leads the Media & Entertainment shortlist for the Campaign Big Awards, with seven of the 12 finalists in the category.

UTV confirms ITV sale talks
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UTV confirms ITV sale talks

UTV Media, the owner of Talksport, has confirmed it is in talks with ITV over the sale of its TV assets.

Sky in talks with creative networks
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Sky in talks with creative networks

Sky, the pay-TV broadcaster, is speaking with advertising agency networks about its creative requirements.

Saatchi & Saatchi London lands The Big Issue
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Saatchi & Saatchi London lands The Big Issue

The Big Issue, the magazine sold by the homeless and long-term unemployed, has appointed Saatchi & Saatchi London without a pitch.

New rules for vloggers outlined by ads regulator
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New rules for vloggers outlined by ads regulator

The Advertising Standards Authority has produced new guidance for vloggers who promote products online, following a ban on a series of ads for Oreo last year.

Economist launches ad to highlight editorial independence
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Economist launches ad to highlight editorial independence

The Economist Group, the publisher of The Economist, has launched a subscription campaign to highlight its editorial independence following its announced sale by Pearson last week.

Discovery picks Mean Broadcast for British Eurosport ad sales
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Discovery picks Mean Broadcast for British Eurosport ad sales

Discovery Networks UK and Ireland has extended its advertising and sponsorship sales partnership with Mean Broadcast for its British Eurosport and British Eurosport 2 channels.

Magazine ABCs: look beyond old habits to understand sector's growing influence
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Magazine ABCs: look beyond old habits to understand sector's growing influence

The appetite for high quality, original and inspiring content remains strong, argues the chief executive of Magnetic, the magazine industry's marketing body.