Additional Information


Content

Now wins The Garden Centre Group

The UK's largest group of garden centres, The Garden Centre Group, has appointed Now to handle its national rebrand.

 

Kameleon lands Sofaworks content brief

The content marketing agency Kameleon has been appointed by the sofa retailer Sofaworks as its lead strategic agency.

 

180 Amsterdam tasks Megan Wooding to head client services

Megan Wooding has been appointed head of client services at 180 Amsterdam.

 

Want a tactical ad? Should have gone to Specsavers

Specsavers' creative director Graham Daldry describes how his in-house team turned Luis Suarez biting an opponent into a viral ad for his brand in less than 16 hours.

 

8 things I learnt as an IPA ad student

I recently joined hundreds of young people just starting out in the ad industry and graduating from the Institute of Practitioners in Advertising's Foundation Certificate. Here are some of the top eight things I learnt.

 

Campaign Viral Chart: Always ad reaches no 1 for second time

Always' "like a girl" ad by Leo Burnett tops the Campaign Viral Chart for the second time in three weeks.

 

WCRS hires Mind Candy's Dino Burbidge as technology director

WCRS has appointed Dino Burbidge to the newly-created role of director of technology and innovation.

 

Agencies need to be more creative about creativity

Tim Leake, the former global creative innovation director at technology education company Hyper Island and the SVP of growth and innovation at California-based RPA, argues that agencies need to be "more creative" about creativity.

 

McDonald's marks 40 years with charity ad

McDonald's UK is tonight launching the first ad in its 'Here's to What Matters' campaign, focusing on its charity work.

 

McCann picked to resurrect Homepride's Fred

Premier Foods has picked McCann London to bring the Homepride brand mascot, Fred, back to TV advertising.

 

How not to use a celebrity

Omaid Hiwaizi, the chief strategy officer at Geometry Global, explains his hopes for a future of informed debate at Cannes Lions.

 

On the Campaign couch

I am 40 years old and have just discovered this amazing world of copywriting. Is it too late for a career change? It s odd that you ve just discovered copywriting because, at exactly the same time, I ve begun to think that copywriting has more or ...

 

Affluent consumers deserve richer ads

Ads targeting the affluent tend to be hackneyed affairs - so ditch the clich├ęs and actually engage with these people, Richard Huntington says.

 

Why We're Loving: Ben Leeves, sound designer, GCRS

At what stage did you get involved with flight of the stories ? At the very rough animatic stage. The very succinct brief from the creative Paul Domenet was: "Each letter should have its own voice." So that s what I did. I was in the unusual ...

 

Viacom's acquisition of C5 is delayed until September

Viacom's purchase of Channel 5 from Northern & Shell is now unlikely to happen until at least September.

 

Ad business needs more like its rebel with a cause

A recent reunion at my village school was a reminder of how much your earliest years shape you. I once made a stab at a career in advertising, but it finished before it began - me having been stumped by the second question on Young & Rubicam's 1994 g...

 

Are creatives too isolated from media?

Is media moving into such complex areas that there's a danger of it leaving behind a bewildered array of other agency specialists - particularly creatives?

 

Plyhm appointed ECD at Razorfish London

Razorfish London has promoted Anders Plyhm to the role of interim executive creative director, replacing Sean Chambers.

 

ASOS launches advertising review

ASOS, the online fashion retailer, has called a review of its UK advertising account.

 

Universal offers movie composers' services to ad agencies

Universal Music UK is launching a venture to offer ad agencies the services of composers who have worked on films such as Independence Day and Quantum Of Solace.

 
 

Additional Information

Latest jobs Jobs web feed

FROM THE BLOGS

The Wall blogs

Back to top ^