Operating profit margins at the UK's top 50 advertising agencies are at their lowest level for seven years, according to research from accounting firm Kingston Smith W1.
PokerStars, the online gambling site owned by Rational Group, has launched a Facebook campaign starring Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar Jr.
Somethin' Else, the content agency, has appointed the ZenithOptimedia client partner Hannah Lury in the new role of client services director.
Lidl, the discount supermarket chain, has appointed Starcom Mediavest Group to handle its £70 million media planning and buying business.
Butlins, the holiday resort company, has appointed TH_NK as its digital agency after a competitive pitch.
Keith Hunt, a managing partner at the financial advisory company Results International, explains why he thinks WPP has agreed to maintain its share of Chime as it goes private.
Brittany Ferries has awarded its £3.5 million creative account to Designate, a specialist integrated agency based in Brighton, following a four-way pitch.
Bringing radically different people together to generate friction is an essential part of creating extraordinary work for clients, argues the regional planning director at Iris Singapore.
Andy Hart, the vice president of advertising and online for Microsoft Europe, has left the tech giant following the decision to move its global ad sales to AOL.
Tanqueray asked a band to re-record a 1920s jazz version of Iggy Azalea's Fancy for a campaign airing in Spain.
Jon Elsom, the former executive creative director at Bray Leino, has joined McCann Central as its group creative director.
Havas Media Group UK has taken on James Shepherd, the head of mobile at Engine's Deep Focus, as it head of mobile.
Trinity Mirror's pre-tax profits for the first half of the year declined by 76 per cent to £12.1 million, partly as a result of the ongoing costs of phone hacking.
In an exclusive excerpt from a new book, SapientNitro's Kim Douglas shares five tips for creating brave brands.
Virgin Active, the gym chain backed by Sir Richard Branson, is on the hunt for a creative agency.
Princess Cruises, the American cruise company owned by Carnival, has appointed Baber Smith to handle its creative business in the UK.
P&G, the world's biggest advertiser, has cut the number of agencies it works with by 40 per cent globally, it has emerged as it released its Q4 earnings in the US.
Liverpool FC footballers are the stars of Nivea's latest ad campaign for its new moisturising cream for men.
Linear TV viewing figures are set to drop worldwide for the first time next year, with online video consumption set to rise by 23.3 per cent in 2015, according to a report by ZenithOptimedia.
McCann London has hired two creative directors from the independent French agency Herezie.
Droga5 Europe has won the creative advertising account for Hobbs, the women's fashion brand famously patronised by the Duchess of Cambridge.
Liberty Global, the owner of Virgin Media, has increased its stake in ITV to 9.9 per cent after buying 138.7 million shares.
WPP and Providence Equity Partners have agreed terms this morning to buy Chime Communications for £374 million.
Center Parcs is on the hunt for an agency to handle its customer relationship marketing.
Virgin Media's latest TV ad shows the different animal personalities that watch football to promote its offering for the upcoming sports season.
It's easy to find big ideas with the 20/20 vision of hindsight, but the industry lacks a formula for creating them, says Havas LuxHub's global strategy director.
AT&T's ad showing the harsh reality of using a phone while driving has been shared more than 85,000 times this week.
Droga5 Europe has hired Bill Scott, the UK group managing director at Grey, as its new chief executive, replacing Kevin Dundas.
Guardian Labs has collaborated with Vodafone UK to create 'Alternative Europe', a crowdsourced guide to Europe's less obvious city destinations.
Guardian Media Group's group revenues increased by 2.7 per cent year on year to £214.6 million in the 2014/15 financial year, partly thanks to a 20 per cent increase in digital revenues.
BBH, IMG, Grey and Interpublic are contesting global brief for tennis tournament
Jacob's, the snacks company owned by United Biscuits, is reviewing its creative account.
Haven, the UK-based holidays company, is reviewing its media planning and buying business.
Netflix is seeking an agency to promote an original TV series launching in the UK.
Sunshine has hired Hollie Newton, the Grey London creative director in charge of Volvo, as its first executive creative director.
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