The success of the 2015 Rugby World Cup and the Six Nations coming to terrestrial commercial TV means it has never been a better time to target rugby fans, argues RadiumOne's Rupert Staines.
Cinema viewers this weekend will see an unusual takeover by Channel 4 of Digital Cinema Media's regular ident during the ad reel.
Over half a million Twitter users in the UK now follow American football-related accounts. Starcount, the social media data analytics company, discovered what people, brands and other sports rank high among their interests.
The Heinz ad featuring dogs dressed in hot dog costumes was the most-shared ad this week in a chart full of Super Bowl ads ahead of the big game on Sunday.
Matt Gee, a group director for development and growth at R/GA, has joined Isobar UK in the newly created role of head of digital transformation.
Arena Media has won online bookmaker and betting service Win Cash Live's seven-figure media account.
Vogue, the Condé Nast fashion title, has produced 275 pages of advertising in its March issue - the largest number in a March issue in the 100-year history of the magazine.
OMD has completed a restructure of its senior digital leadership team after making a series of new hires and internal promotions.
J Walter Thompson London has hired Lucas Peon, the executive creative director at Possible London, as digital executive creative director.
101 has dumped Kettle Chips, citing the crisp brand's diminished creative ambition.
The "badass" hybrid is "Heck on Wheels" in its first game spot in 11 years
The "Joy of Cola" campaign returns to the big game
No More campaign makes second game appearance
The big game spot by AOR CP+B will be the first in the digital payment company's 'New Money" campaign
FCB Chicago created 30-second spot directed by Antoine Fuqua
Volkswagen is attempting to move on from the emissions scandal and rebuild consumers' trust with a Europe-wide brand campaign.
Alistair Macrow, the senior vice president, chief marketing officer for McDonald's UK, has been announced as the jury chair for the 2016 Effie UK awards.
Sony has consolidated the bulk of its global entertainment media accounts into OMD after completing its global review, Campaign understands.
Arthur Sadoun, the chief executive of Publicis Communications, says he would be "a fool" if he did not encourage his agencies to work more closely together.
You & Mr Jones, the business founded by the former Havas chief executive David Jones, is launching a "brand-tech" practice headed by two former R/GA executives.
Clear Channel has pulled out of the race for Transport for London's £1 billion outdoor advertising contract for the Underground.
Saatchis' worldwide CEO will oversee all UK Publicis Communications agencies.
E.ON, the energy company, has appointed Dentsu Aegis Network to handle its global media account.
Jason Goodman is stepping down as the group chief executive of KBS Albion, the shop he founded, to become a non-executive chairman.
Uber is looking for a creative agency in the UK as it ventures into above-the-line advertising.
MEC has given sole control of the UK agency to its co-chief executive Jason Dormieux. Stuart Bowden, the other co-chief executive, has been named the global chief strategy officer - a role that has been vacant for a year.
Google has shaken up its UK agency sales business, promoting Peter Cory and Matt Bush to joint heads.
The founders of Iris are forming a global executive team in an attempt to drive growth.
Thirty-six women from agencies and media owners including 4Creative, Adam & Eve/DDB and MEC have been shortlisted for the IPA and Campaign Women of Tomorrow Awards.
ITV has signed a two-year sponsorship deal with Peugeot for its Six Nations rugby coverage.
Mr President has given positions on the board and shares in the agency to Jon Gledstone, its creative director, and Shahla Lalani, the business director.
Engine has extended the remit of its European chief executive, Debbie Klein, to include responsibility for Asia-Pacific as it plots international expansion.
Cornetto, the ice-cream brand owned by Unilever, has appointed MullenLowe Profero to its global digital business after a pitch.
Five agencies are shortlisted for the Aldi account, while Freeview has parted ways with incumbent Leo Burnett.
House of Fraser has jumped on the emoji bandwagon, releasing a campaign called '#emojinal' for Valentine's Day.
The Amazon ad by Lucky Generals is this week's pick.
If Nike can't pull it off, can branded entertainment ever succeed?
Cadbury named a new Milk Tray Man, plus more advertising and media highlights this week
FCB Inferno has hired Giles Hedger as its chief strategy officer.
Heart won over record numbers of listeners in the final quarter of 2015, reaching a weekly audience of 9.2 million.
Capital has beat its nearest rival Kiss FM to win back its place as the most popular London radio station in the latest Rajar radio audience listening figures for Q4 2015.
The number of people tuning in to commercial radio each week has overtaken those listening to BBC stations, according to the latest Rajar audience figures.
"Starman" helps a retired astronaut recall his youth
Comedians Key & Peele star in several improvisational spots that will air before and during the game
Brand makes first in-game appearance since 2000 for the Dew-juice-caffeine combo
New Look, the fashion retailer, has appointed TH_NK to consult on the future digital strategy of its global business.
Actor recreates iconic New York City subway grate scene from "The Seven Year Itch"
Wix.com's 30-second TV spot, which will air during Sunday's Super Bowl, features Kung Fu Panda recreating some well-known ads of yesteryear.
Peter Andre, the reality TV star and former popstar, is to host a new show on Heat radio called #reheat on Saturday afternoons.
Matt Law, the managing director at AnalogFolk, has taken on the new role of chief operating officer, and Ete Davies, the head of delivery, has been named as his successor.
Many big businesses today could learn a trick or two from old Constantine. Lucky Generals' Andy Nairn explains the way forward.
Georgina Parrott, a sales director at Hearst Magazines UK, has been appointed as the sales director at Hearst-Rodale.
AOL UK has named Gavin Johnson, the vice president of sales in the UK for mobile platform Millennial Media, as its commercial director.
East Midlands Trains is relaunching with a series of emotional ads as it aims to build a stronger brand identity.
RateSetter, the peer-to-peer lender, has retained Goodstuff Communications as its UK media agency following a competitive pitch process.
Now that Donald Tusk has published his draft settlement for Britain, it is likely that the EU referendum will take place this year. Benedict Pringle, an account director at Abbott Mead Vickers BBDO and the author of politicaladvertising.co.uk, explains the kind of communications we can expect from the 'remain' and 'leave' campaigns.
Apartments.com's epic Super Bowl spot: Jeff Goldblum, Lil' Wayne, George Washington and the Jeffersons
Real estate site goes all out for its first spot in the big game
GoCompare.com's TV ad, which saw the dramatic return of opera singer brand mascot Gio Compario, has been banned over a "misleading" claim.
Cadbury, the Mondelez International confectionery brand, has picked Patrick McBride, a firefighter from Liverpool, to be its Milk Tray Man.
David & Goliath's 'Walken Closet' is the automaker's seventh in-game ad
Actress doesn't mince words when she describes intoxicated drivers "oxygen-wasting" selfish cowards
First-time sponsor goes for the funny bone in two spots from INNOCEAN.
A portrait of the singer made out of the candy sings "Dream On"
Global is launching a new radio station called Heart extra with a breakfast show from Jamie Theakston and Emma Bunton.
Crispin Porter & Bogusky London is opening its own shopper and activation department after integrating Path Worldwide into the agency.
Blue Hive has appointed Julian Watt as the chief creative officer for the UK and European Ford business.
Freeview and Leo Burnett London are parting ways as the free-to-air TV platform begins a review of its creative account.
WonderCore Smart, the exercise equipment product, was the most advertised brand on British TV in terms of airtime last week.
Google's UK revenues surged to $7.07 billion (£4.92 billion) last year, its latest financial results show.
Surging online ad spend is providing rich pickings for fraudsters, so how can Asia’s marketers and agencies navigate safe passage through the digital battleground?
UK adspend grew 6.8 per cent year on year in the third quarter of 2015 to reach a record £4.64 billion, according to the latest Advertising Association/Warc Expenditure Report.
Alien museum exhibits Scott Baio, avocados, and other earthly pop culture artifacts
Alec Baldwin and Dan Marino plan the ultimate big game bash with the help of virtual assistant
The legendary director (and his son) produce a sleekly futuristic vision to promote the thinnest television yet
Bauer Media has promoted Clare Baker, the marketing director of Absolute Radio, Kerrang, and Planet Rock, to the new role of national radio brands marketing director.
DAVID Miami helps launch "Meet the Ketchup" campaign with poignant 30-second spot
The 60-second commercial showcases the 2017 pickup's truck-bed audio system
Continental Tyres, the German tyre manufacturer, has appointed The Moment as its creative agency ahead of a campaign during the Uefa Euro 2016 football championships.
Church & Dwight, the US FMCG giant, has appointed BMB as the UK ad agency for its Batiste dry shampoo brand.
Amazon's UK sales smashed past the £6 billion mark last year despite tough times in British retailing, accounts show.
Sam Coleman, the former head of client sales at Guardian News & Media, has joined ESPN as its advertising sales director in the UK.
Mark Fiddes, the former executive creative director at DraftFCB London, has resurfaced at Epsilon, the global data-driven marketing company.
Forever Beta has opened an office in Manchester and has hired Steve Brunt, a strategy director at Amaze, to run the shop.
Stalwarts such as Budweiser will again make an appearance during the big game, but there will also be new offerings from first-time Super Bowl advertisers like Amazon and Kia.
Churchill, the insurance brand, has introduced two new characters in its latest campaign which seeks to reinforce its 'depend on the dog' brand message.
EToro, the social trading and Forex brokerage company, has launched its first major ad campaign in the UK.
Greg Delaney, the former chairman and co-founder of DLKW and DLKW Lowe, has joined Bray Leino as a non-executive director.
Facebook is strengthening its position in digital advertising and increasingly competing with Google on every level bar search, says Be Heard Group's Ian Maude.
What does this year have in store for ad trading? This was the question being debated at the 10th annual ABC Interaction. From fraud and disruption to viewability and measurement, industry leaders share their key learnings from the day.
Pokémon's Super Bowl ad topped our Viral Chart this week.
Unilever, easyJet, Disney and Warner Bros. marketers will be among the judges for this year's TV Planning Awards.
Facebook paid a tax rate of just 3.6 per cent on profits outside America last year thanks to its offshore tax avoidance, accounts show.
Sony has moved the bulk of its global media into MediaCom following a competitive pitch, it is understood.
James Murdoch has made a highly symbolic return as chairman of Sky, four years after quitting in the wake of strong criticism from Ofcom and some MPs over his handling of the phone-hacking scandal.
Chime, the communications group that owns VCCP, has appointed Paul Walsh, the former chief executive of Diageo, as the company's chairman.
The lack of diversity in our industry is a little like global warming, says the former chief executive of McCann London.
Radiocentre has asked Lucky Generals to create a campaign boosting radio's standing among advertisers and agencies.
Bartle Bogle Hegarty has promoted Lilli English and Will Lion to be its new joint heads of planning.
IPG shop will bring back one of advertising's most iconic mascots as B&G Foods doubles marketing spending on the brand
Most corporate communications are not believable, according to Lord Browne, the former chief executive of BP.
Ad agencies should not view themselves as paid advocates and should take responsibility for their actions, James Murphy, the chief executive at Adam & Eve/DDB has said.
VCCP Kin, the content and social media division of VCCP, has hired Dermot McPartland as a creative director.
D&AD has released a film about its stunt to remind people of the value of its awards - by stealing creatives' pencils.
The Conservative MP Caroline Nokes has criticised "the Trumpification of advertising" at today's Advertising Association's conference Lead 2016.
Brands face the wrath of consumers if they do not take proper measures to protect their data, the Information Commissioner has warned the advertising industry.
The biggest challenge in fighting childhood obesity is with clients, Jamie Oliver told the Advertising Association's Lead 2016 conference today.
Facebook has reported a 57 per cent increase in ad revenue for the fourth quarter of 2015, driven by a surge in mobile.
ITV has claimed that its knitted ad break, featuring knitted puppets, led to increased viewer engagement and has encouraged the broadcaster to do more creative collaborations with brands.
The publisher of the Daily Mail has seen ad revenues fall 12 per cent since Christmas and is hiking its print cover price for the first time in three years.
The Bank of England has appointed MullenLowe London to create an integrated ad campaign to launch the UK's first plastic bank notes.
Rich Stoddart, chief executive of Leo Burnett North America, will add the role of worldwide chief executive on 1 February.
'Big six' energy supplier pits the incumbent McCann against four other agencies.
EasyCar.com is looking for an agency to handle advertising for its peer-to-peer car-rental marketplace, easyCar Club.
The NSPCC, the children's charity, is reviewing its media planning and buying requirements after rebranding last year.
Ogilvy & Mather London has appointed Kevin Chesters as its chief strategy officer.
Media agencies drove overall advertising industry growth of 1.9 per cent in 2015, while staff numbers at creative agencies fell last year, according to the IPA's 2015 Agency Census.
Wayne Deakin, a former executive creative director at Engine, has joined AKQA in the same position.
Saatchi & Saatchi London has appointed Hugh Todd, a creative director at Leo Burnett, to the new role of global creative director on HSBC.
Yakult, the probiotic dairy drink, is touting an advertising brief to agencies ahead of its 20th birthday in the UK and Germany.
Tesco, Xbox and Sky are the first brands in the UK to sign up to Promoted Moments on Twitter.
Avios, the travel rewards scheme, has hired Tribal Worldwide to handle customer experience activity after a competitive pitch.
Signet, the owner of the jewellery chains Ernest Jones, H Samuel and Leslie Davis, has called a review of its advertising requirements.
Grey London has hired two senior gold Lion-winning creative teams.
Aunt Bessie's, the frozen-food brand, has appointed St Luke's to its £10 million advertising account after a pitch process.
Media agency staff enjoyed inflation-busting salary increases last year thanks to Britain's booming advertising market and strong demand for younger employees with digital and social expertise.
Heathrow Airport has shortlisted the agencies for its integrated advertising and CRM review.
The new Lynx ad is this week's pick.
ITV's ad for its daytime schedule is this week's turkey.
Heineken is going after moderate drinkers in a new ad by Publicis Italy.
Apple posts flat iPhone growth, more changes at The Guardian, and other highlights from the ad and media industries this week
David Lloyd Leisure, the company that runs health clubs and gyms across Europe, is on the hunt for a creative agency.
FCB Inferno has hired Jason Ayers, a former senior executive producer at VCCP, as its head of TV.
Tom Pearman, a sales director at Weve, O2's mobile arm, has become the commercial director.
Danepak, the Danish bacon brand, is jumping on the keep fit in January bandwagon with a comedy retro aerobics ad.
David Kolbusz, the new chief creative officer at Droga5 London, is building his creative department, hiring a team from Bartle Bogle Hegarty London.
Creston, the marketing group that owns TMW, has warned of "significantly reduced" revenue growth for January in its latest financial update.
KitKat, the Nestle confectionery brand, has launched a campaign showing the different ways people enjoy the chocolate.
Radio X's launch ad, which featured Chris Moyles enacting a parody of the 90s music video for Bittersweet Symphony, has escaped a ban by the ads regulator despite drawing dozens of complaints.
Nicola Mendelsohn, the vice president for EMEA at Facebook, has welcomed figures from the government showing that the UK creative industries are worth £84.1 billion to the UK economy.
The MS Society, the not-for-profit organisation, has appointed Arthur London and Code Computerlove to handle brand positioning and digital transformation work, respectively.
Pelle Sjoenell, the executive creative director of BBH Los Angeles, is to become the worldwide chief creative officer of the Bartle Bogle Hegarty Group.
Direct and intimate how-to videos are the most popular among younger viewers, an experiment by L'Oreal has found.
A City grandee who has experience of selling businesses and stock market flotations has been named by Ofcom as the new Channel 4 chairman.
Targeting parents and using a cross-media approach may provide the answers, says the head of planning and strategy at Maxus UK.
Flora, the Unilever UK spreads brand, is set to launch a £12.5 million brand repositioning campaign created by MullenLowe London.
Fray Bentos, the Baxters food brand, is sponsoring ITV4 with idents showing a man addicted to watching TV.
Leo Burnett boasts the most entries among the shortlists for this year's 2016 Best Awards, organised by the Marketing Agencies Association.
Bob Wootton is stepping down as director of advertising and media at ISBA after 20 years in the job.
Jeremy Shaw, a founding partner of Kitcatt Nohr Alexander Shaw, one of the UK's most successful integrated agencies of the past decade, has died of cancer aged 65.
Advertising Week Europe has hired Rebecca Eaves from Bauer Media to be the ad festival's first UK director.
Durex, the condoms brand, is encouraging couples to ditch clichés around Valentine's Day and just have sex.
The publisher of The Guardian has announced plans to cut costs by 20 per cent as it aims to break even in three years.
Kelly's of Cornwall, the ice cream brand owned by R&R Ice Cream, has taken on Isobel to handle its ad account after a competitive pitch process.
Chris Whitelaw, the chief executive at iProspect UK, has been promoted to EMEA president and global commercial director of the agency's global team.
Al MacCuish, Chris Bovill and John Allison are among the advertising media and marketing names to make it into Debrett's list of the 500 most influential people in the UK.
Sky has invested $10 million (£7.0 million) in DataXu, a Boston-based software company that specialises in programmatic ad tech.
Karmarama has hired MEC's Jamie Toward as its first managing partner for content.
MullenLowe Group has unveiled a new corporate logo as part of the rebranding of the IPG network's regional agencies - an octopus with boxing gloves.
Sunshine has collaborated with the writers of People Just Do Nothing for the campaign telling audiences about BBC Three's transition from TV to online.
Drench, the Britvic drink brand, has appointed 101 as its creative agency after a competitive pitch.
The Account Planning Group has appointed Dom Boyd, the group director of strategy at Adam & Eve/DDB, as the organisation's new chair.
BrewDog, the rebellious Scottish craft brewer, is on the lookout for an agency to handle below-the-line activity.
NBA's ad telling the story of a young fan was the most-shared ad this week.
Junior and middle-ranking sales staff at media owners saw their salaries hit new highs last year because of a skills shortage across the ad industry, according to new research.
Giles Hedger, Leo Burnett's global chief strategy officer, is leaving the agency.
Jaguar Land Rover is set to move its UK CRM and retail marketing business to Spark44, the global joint venture agency in which the car manufacturer has a 50 per stake.
Eva Grimmett, the head of strategy at Starcom, and Rob Hocknell, the strategy director at Mediavest, have been promoted to managing partner of strategy and head of strategy, respectively.
Political parties' general election spending was published on Wednesday. Benedict Pringle, an account director at Abbott Mead Vickers BBDO and the author of politicaladvertising.co.uk, crunches the numbers for Campaign.
Monsoon Accessorize, the fashion retailer, has appointed ODD as the first global creative agency for its Monsoon and Accessorize brands, after a competitive pitch.
Supply Management, the official magazine of the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply trade body, has relaunched with a campaign to end slavery in the supply chain.
Twitter UK's head of brand strategy reviews some of the best campaigns on the social media platform last year and shares insights to help brands in 2016.
News UK has promoted Dominic Carter, the managing director of commercial, to the role of chief commercial officer.
JCDecaux, the outdoor advertising company, has launched a global creative hub which will be led by Alex Matthews, the head of creative technology at Bartle Bogle Hegarty London.
Team Sky, the professional cycling team that has comprised Tour de France winners Sir Bradley Wiggins and Chris Froome, has appointed iProspect as its first digital agency.
Po, the protagonist of the Kung Fu Panda animated movies, is fronting a new global ad for Wix.com, the DIY web site publishing platform.
"Let's exalt Laphroaig!" declares poet Elvis McGonagall in latest video for #opinionswelcome campaign
LinkedIn is looking for an agency to work on its social and digital advertising.
Harley-Davidson, the premium motorcycles-maker, is reviewing its global advertising, digital and media business.
Broadcaster is investigating whether Dentsu Aegis Network has met its share deal.
Paul Silburn, the former Saatchi & Saatchi joint chief creative officer, is returning to Bartle Bogle Hegarty.
Sky has bought the family Gold Spot at UK cinemas in a deal estimated at £3 million annually.
Wunderman has promoted the managing partners Pip Hulbert and Chris Daplyn to chief operating officer and managing director respectively, following the departure of the chief executive, Chris Perry.
Jack Daniel's, the Brown-Forman whiskey brand, is on the hunt for an agency to handle below-the-line activity.
Mark Girling, the managing director at Rocket, has been promoted to become its first chief executive amid a number of leadership changes.
Lucky Generals has hired Nik Upton, one of the founders of Joint, as the agency launches its own communications group.
The Science Museum has drawn criticism for offering an "insulting" fee for ideas submitted as part of a competitive tender.
Charlie Hurrell, the head of account management at Mullen Lowe London, has been promoted to managing director.
Etihad Airways has appointed Lowe Open as its first global direct marketing agency after a competitive pitch.
Bartle Bogle Hegarty has pulled out of the Confused.com review to concentrate on another new-business opportunity.
Popchips' new ad campaign, the first created by Lucky Generals since the agency won the account last year, is this week's pick.
Las Vegas tourism's Tube ad campaign is this week's turkey.
Gourmet Burger Kitchen has had to pull an ad campaign from the London Underground after upsetting the vegetarian and vegan lobby.
Leading media planner Karl Guard has died, and other news you need to know
Zone, the digital agency, has bought Germany digital shop Conceptbakery, as part of an effort to expand its technical capabilities and its business in Europe.
Advertisers can react to live events with ads on YouTube and Google's network, but space must be bought in advance
Huawei, the Chinese telecommunications company, has appointed Havas London to its global creative roster.
Fiona Lloyd, executive client officer at Carat UK, has been promoted to the newly created role of network development officer at Carat Global.
John Seifert, the chairman of Ogilvy & Mather North America and a 37-year veteran of the agency, is taking over from Miles Young as leader of the network.
The Guardian has poached Hamish Nicklin, AOL's UK managing director, for the newly-created role of chief revenue officer.
Quotas and targets are still necessary because the business case for diversity is not enough to bring about real change, a panel on diversity told an audience of ad industry leaders last night.
Hometown has been gifted the £3 million Fray Bentos advertising account by Baxters.
In advertising, being nice no longer means finishing last, explains the Creativebrief managing director, Charlie Carpenter.
A TV ad which launched the AA's biggest marketing campaign in a decade has been banned after the breakdown service's rival complained about claims made in the spot.
BetVictor, the online betting site, is speaking with agencies about its advertising requirements.
Jamie Oliver will be the headline speaker at Lead 2016, the Advertising Association's annual leadership summit.
Adam & Eve/DDB has split with Lastminute.com as the former internet darling scales back its UK operation following its integration into the Swiss holiday company Bravofly Rumbo Group.
'Exclusive' is increasingly seen as a dirty word in advertising, but it might be time to rethink that, says J Walter Thompson's Dave Dye.
Protein World, the weight-loss supplements brand, is sponsoring MTV's Ex on the Beach and Geordie Shore.
Karmarama's new campaign for the British Army uses reverse psychology to attract recruits from Generation Z.
Y&R, the global WPP advertising network, has promoted Jaime Mandelbaum, the chief creative officer of central and eastern Europe, to chief creative officer of Europe.
Galbani, the Italian cheese brand owned by Lactalis, will sponsor UKTV's Good Food Channel for 12 months.
TV is winning more consistent recognition for being a high performance creative industry, says the managing director of Sky Media.
Anne-Cécile Michaud Lichtenstein, the global chief strategy officer for Havas Media Group, assesses reasons to partner and celebrates those brands enjoying the spoils of a long and happy marriage.
Gourmet Burger Kitchen, the restaurant chain, has apologised after sparking a deluge of complaints about its outdoor ad campaign which mocked vegetarians.
Capital Liverpool, the Global radio station, is launching an ad campaign featuring Justin Bieber, Little Mix, Coldplay's Chris Martin, Jason Derulo and Ariana Grande.
HomeAway is taking the fight to Airbnb in a new global campaign encouraging people to book whole houses for their holidays.
Peter Fincham, the director of television at ITV, is leaving the broadcaster after almost eight years, while the company is not commenting on reports that chairman Archie Norman is also departing.
Karl Guard, one of the British ad industry's most respected media planners, has died suddenly.
Damage caused by dementia can reduce the brain's weight by the equivalent of an orange, Christopher Eccleston explains in a new digital campaign for Alzheimer's Research UK.
Ford uses a 104-year-old marathon runner, a newborn baby and a micro pig to drive home its message to let go of limiting beliefs about the world.
Greg Witham, the former group publishing director for Cosmopolitan at Hearst, is joining IBT Media, which owns Newsweek, as its first chief operations officer for the UK and EMEA.
D&AD's leaders counter Amir Kassaei's suggestion that DDB will produce less awards submissions in order to stop what he has called "madness".
Publicis Groupe has pledged to provide funding and mentoring for 90 digital start-up projects, as the holding company celebrates its 90th anniversary this year.
Campaign tours Starcom's new office in Farringdon, at the site of the old Turnmills nightclub.
A trio of animators has created a film imagining what it would look like if brands could invade people's dreams with their messages.
Today's digital advertising industry doesn't want to be fixed, and doesn't particularly care about the end user experience, says the executive technical director of VML London.
Ford is encouraging people to let go of preconceptions about the brand as well as life itself in a new campaign for the UK market.
The entry deadline has been extended for this year's Women of Tomorrow awards.
Gumtree, the classified website, has launched a campaign focusing on the opportunities buying something from its site could provide.
BMB has promoted Tamsin Northridge, the agency's planning director, to the role of head of planning.
A film featuring characters from Orange is the New Black to explain that Netflix is now available worldwide was the most-shared ad this week.
Bad news for the Apple iAd sales teams but good news for publishers (at least for now), says Vizeum UK's executive director for product and innovation.
It may have been a long time coming, but the Cannes Lions flotation is good news.
Thomson, the travel company owned by Tui, is to sponsor First Dates, the Channel 4 matchmaking show.
It's 2016 and it's an exciting time to be a woman. Over the past year, we've seen more and more women in strong and empowered roles - in the media, in politics, in society - challenging outdated perceptions and making a genuine impact on the world.
Blu, the e-cigarette brand, has appointed The Corner as its global ad agency after a competitive pitch.
Mother has re-hired Mark Harrison as the global business lead on the Walgreens Boots Alliance business.
Sue Todd, the chief executive of Magnetic, reacts to the collection of "year ahead" essays published by Campaign this month.
Watch, the UKTV entertainment channel, is rebranding to W.
The Institute of Practitioners in Advertising has been granted chartered status by the Privy Council.
Is the industry's obsession with awards out of control? Here's your chance to weigh in
The spate of D&AD pencil thefts that plagued adland this week was a stunt by Lucky Generals, who were working to promote the forthcoming awards show, Campaign can reveal.
A ventriloquist's dummy, a woman struck by lightning, and a man inexplicably empowered with magnetism feature in a humorous new ad campaign for Pizza Hut Delivery.
Volkswagen's Star Wars ad from 2011 takes the top spot and four of Budweiser's ads featuring the iconic Clydesdale horses make it into the top ten.
UTV Media will return £55 million to its shareholders after the sale of its television assets to ITV, the company has announced.
Ascential, the owner of Cannes Lions known as Top Right Group until last month, has formally announced its intention to float on the stock market.
Procter & Gamble is reviewing its global creative arrangements for Fairy liquid.
Aviva has put its estimated £60 million global media account up for review for the first time in six years.
Lord Grade, the former chief executive of Channel 4, could lead or join a bid to buy the broadcaster, sources have told Campaign, even though he insists he has no plans to do so.
The growth of UK marketing budgets slowed to a three-year low at the end of 2015, but marketers predict green shoots in the coming year, according to the latest IPA Bellwether Report.
Simon Learman, the international creative director at Adam & Eve/DDB, has joined Fold7 as its executive creative director.
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The social network celebrates its latest birthday this week, and there is no sign that its dominance will dwindle any time soon, writes Daniel Price, head of social operations at Lost Boys.
The most successful businesses will be those that remove their self-imposed shackles and aspire to make culture, not just 30-second ads.