Evian's "baby & me" film was the most popular video ad of 2013 in the UK, according to YouTube, followed by ads from John Lewis and Three.
From Paddy Power's ill-advised recruitment of Dennis Rodman as a world peace envoy, to the horsemeat scandal which enveloped the UK's retailers, Marketing recounts the biggest mishaps of 2013.
Trinity Mirror is set to close the 158-year-old Liverpool Post newspaper next week, with its last weekly print issue published on 19 December.
Vodafone, the telecoms company, will no longer use the 'Star Wars' character Yoda in its UK advertising from next year.
The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) has been rapped by the ASA for using misleading language in an ad that campaigned against the Government's badger cull, after the ad watchdog received 119 complaints.
Ogilvy & Mather London has appointed André Laurentino, currently TBWA/London's global creative director for McDonald's, as its global executive creative director for Unilever, including Dove and Hellmann's.
Father Christmas made a comeback on magazine covers this year with his first appearance on the front of Radio Times since 2009, when he was banished as a "symbol of indulgence" during tight times.
Thousands of children will wake up on Christmas Day without a present, but a Soho-based toy shop is hoping to go some way to remedy this by printing 3D toys for vulnerable children.
Volvo Truck's online ad featuring actor Jean-Claude van Damme has been watched nearly 60 million times on YouTube in less than a month. Campaign speaks to the creatives behind the work.
O2 achieved a 2.5 per cent increase in incremental reach online using the recently launched TV Accelerator (TVA) tool from the digital ad network and technology company Collective.
"Coca-Cola's Small World Machines uses simple, engaging technology to bridge a gap that anyone sensible knows needs bridging. It's an example of a brand expanding on a campaign ('Share a Coke') and making it politically and socially relevant."
Kia Motors Europe has signed a deal with advertiser funded programming specialist A Brand Apart to produce a six-part international television series featuring star comedians, in the lead up to the 2014 Fifa World Cup in Brazil.
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Vodafone has revealed it will put on social-media driven events such as a "multi-sensory fireworks display" to replace its global sponsorship of McLaren F1.
The iPhone claimed top spot and trumped the PlayStation 4 and the Xbox One as the most desired Christmas gift based on Twitter chatter, according to research from We Are Social.
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Digital Trends: Consumers create marketing opportunities online as they look to unleash their own creativity
Consumers are looking to unleash their creativity online as a Microsoft study has found that a third (33 per cent) of UK respondents said they'd be interested in making their own digital products and services*.
A quarter (25 per cent) of UK consumers are communicating using more specialist social networks dedicated to their precise needs*.