Marketers picked out Marks & Spencer's campaign as their favourite 2013 Christmas TV ad, ahead of runner-up Sainsbury's, according to a survey on food retailers' ads by recruiter EMR.
Burberry has opened The Burberry Beauty Box, a new retail concept housed in Covent Garden that uses personalised physical and digital experiences.
WPP has bought a 30 per cent stake in Richard Attias & Associates, the company led by the former executive chairman of PublicisLive, which specialises in strategic advice to governments and corporations.
Peugeot is seeking to move its brand "upmarket" with an international brand campaign focusing on the design aesthetics of its cars.
IPC Media has hired Marcus Rich, the commercial managing director at DMG Media, as its new chief executive, replacing Sylvia Auton.
Google has acquired Boston Dynamics, a robotics company that can make machines that run faster than humans, in a move that has led to speculation it could be working on a system for package delivery.
Beyoncé's new album has become the fastest selling album on iTunes after selling 828,773 albums in its first three days, without using a traditional marketing campaign.
David Pemsel, the chief commercial officer of Guardian News & Media, has been promoted to deputy chief executive of GNM, as the chief executive of Guardian US, Michael Bloom, exits the company.
Saatchi & Saatchi has recalled the iconic "pregnant man" ad for the agency's Christmas window display.
A solitary teenager, corralled by his family for appearing to spend too much time on his phone, wows his family on Christmas day with an emotional outpouring recorded and edited on his iPhone 5.
All the representatives of the UK's digital display advertising market have joined forces to set up a good practice guide in an attempt to prevent ads being placed next to inappropriate content.
Dixons Retail, the owner of the Currys and PC World brands, has posted a five-fold increase in underlying profits in the UK and Ireland, with profits hitting £31.4m for the six months to 31 October.
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The Knowledge Engineers, the digital training company, has announced plans to conduct a global survey about the digital capabilities of the marcoms and media industry.
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