Simon Gwynn

Deputy news editor

Simon Gwynn is deputy news editor at Campaign. Contact him at simon.gwynn@haymarket.com or 0208 267 5694.

Tetley calls creative agency review through AAR

Tetley calls creative agency review through AAR

Tea brand joins rival Twinings in starting agency search after splitting with Spark44.

Surrey delivery firm ignores ASA, continues advertising cigarettes

Surrey delivery firm ignores ASA, continues advertising cigarettes

Yoo Delivery did not respond to watchdog’s enquiry regarding Facebook post.

Why I almost quit Couch to 5K, and the one weird trick that helped me persevere

Why I almost quit Couch to 5K, and the one weird trick that helped me persevere

Why I almost quit Couch to 5K halfway through – and the one weird trick that helped me persevere.

Ozone Project launches Manchester-based regional hub

Ozone Project launches Manchester-based regional hub

News UK’s Bill Dennett joins as senior agency partner to lead new operation.

London Advertising launches industry's first January sale with OOH campaign

London Advertising launches industry's first January sale with OOH campaign

Push follows campaign last summer featuring voices of Helen Mirren and Liam Neeson.

Ikea bids to make frugality fashionable in campaign promoting eco-conscious life

Ikea bids to make frugality fashionable in campaign promoting eco-conscious life

‘Fortune favours the frugal’ includes TV, cinema, out of home, radio and digital.

David Schwimmer goes on a UK road trip in TSB’s new campaign

David Schwimmer goes on a UK road trip in TSB’s new campaign

Actor returns to the country where his Friends character fatefully said ‘I, Ross, take thee Rachel’.

Reclaim the red baseball cap: The Great Unfollow launches merch store

Reclaim the red baseball cap: The Great Unfollow launches merch store

Baseball caps, hoodies and sweaters will raise money for charity partner Choose Love.

Olympics appoints former Lego digital chief Silberbauer to marketing role

Olympics appoints former Lego digital chief Silberbauer to marketing role

Lars Silberbauer has spent past two years as senior vice-president at Viacom’s MTV.

P&G brings out the babies in ‘Lead with love’ campaign

P&G brings out the babies in ‘Lead with love’ campaign

FMCG giant is committing to carry out 2,021 ‘acts of good’ during 2021.

Brands that referenced Covid in Christmas ads turned off consumers

Brands that referenced Covid in Christmas ads turned off consumers

Amazon saw the biggest slump in its performance between 2019 and 2020 in System1 testing.

Manning Gottlieb OMD promotes Natalie Bell to CEO
Laura Fenton named CEO at OMD UK

Laura Fenton named CEO at OMD UK

She has been MD since 2018.

Asda customer chief Anna-Maree Shaw to depart after less than a year

Asda customer chief Anna-Maree Shaw to depart after less than a year

Shaw, who replaced Andy Murray, will return to her native Australia to rejoin her family.

Kopparberg appoints Neverland to creative account

Kopparberg appoints Neverland to creative account

Agency scoops drinks brand after a four-way pitch.

Review of 2020: When a 'normal public health campaign' won't do

Review of 2020: When a 'normal public health campaign' won't do

As part of Campaign's "Not Normal" series of essays about 2020, we look at how the government’s marketers and those working at its agencies had to move at lightning speed in immensely challenging circumstances.

Not normal: Review of the year 2020

Not normal: Review of the year 2020

This year has been anything but business as usual…

Premier Sports buys stake in JOE Media Group in reciprocal content deal

Premier Sports buys stake in JOE Media Group in reciprocal content deal

JOE will become exclusive digital partner for sports including Spain’s La Liga.

Coke's 'Holidays are coming' outperforms all of this year's new Christmas ads

Coke's 'Holidays are coming' outperforms all of this year's new Christmas ads

However the brand’s new ad by Taika Waititi, ‘The letter’, was one of the next-best performers in Kantar study.

Moet Hennessy UK pops cork on creative review

Moet Hennessy UK pops cork on creative review

Champagne and spirits company is considering main creative, digital, CRM, experiential and PR requirements.