The marketing and media industries should stop pigeonholing diversity as a topic separate from business and creativity, Google ads marketing director Nishma Robb said.
Taking advantage of the opportunities presented by artificial intelligence has meant overcoming resistance from within Diageo's organisation, its chief digital officer Ben Sutherland said.
ITV's chief executive Carolyn McCall has criticised a possible ban on advertising foods high in fat, salt and sugar on TV before the 9pm watershed - but said commercial broadcasters must prove they are "allies" in the fight against obesity.
Home appliance brand Beko is serious about talking the world's childhood obesity problem - so much so that it recently removed its logo from the shirts of FC Barcelona players in one of the world's biggest sporting fixtures in order to get social media talking about it.
Publicis Media's plan to move all six of its agencies to site of the former BBC Television Centre in White City, West London, raised a few industry eyebrows this week.
The Advertising Standards Authority has banned Unilever-owned Pukka Herbs from using the word "Detox" without a permitted health or nutrition claim - a ruling that affects its herbal infusion with that name.
ITV has signed up a trio of brands to sponsor its coverage of this summer's World Cup, which takes place in Russia from 14 June to 15 July.
Mars Wrigley Confectionery UK has appointed New York-based Kerry Cavanaugh as marketing director chocolate.
Brands are failing to realise the revenue potential of their consumers, 77% of marketing leaders believe - a figure that has barely shifted in a decade.
Roberto Quarta faces a potential shareholder revolt at next month's AGM after advisory group Glass Lewis recommended that shareholders vote against his re-election.
The Advertising Association has hit out at the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, over the announcement of plans to ban the advertising of foods high in fat, salt and sugar from Transport for London sites.
ITV and Aldi will mark the start of Deaf Awareness Week with an ad break during Coronation Street in which all ads will be signed.
Unilever has once again announced an impressive performance from its "sustainable living" brands, a category that has grown from 18 to 26 brands in the last year.
Brexit is "not inevitable", Labour MP Chuka Umunna told an audience at the PPA Festival, as political wrangling over the UK's future relationship with the EU continues.
Traditional sources of revenue for magazine brands are under intense pressure, but the situation is unlocking creative thinking and business bravery, the chief executives of four of the UK's biggest magazine publishers have said.
Advertisers are underspending on newsbrands to such an extent that they are losing out on £3bn of potential profit, the latest effectiveness research from Newsworks has found.
Marketing Agencies Action Group, the company formed to acquire the assets of the collapsed Marketing Agencies Association, has formed a collaboration deal with fellow trade body the Public Relations and Communications Association.
Chris Rodi has been appointed marketing director at Mars Petcare UK after eight years with the food giant's confectionery division.
Advertising Association chief executive Stephen Woodford made the case against tougher restrictions on advertising of foods high in fat, salt or sugar to the House of Commons Health and Social Care Committee yesterday.
Halfords has been rapped by the Advertising Standards Authority for a TV spot consisting of sped-up video of a car from the driver's point of view, driving along a winding road in snowy conditions.