Additional Information


Content

Television news & analysis

 

Channel 5 asks Omnicom clients to seek 'independent advice'

Channel 5's latest salvo in its battle with Omnicom Media Group is in the form of a letter sent to the largest clients of Manning Gottlieb OMD, OMD and PHD, urging them to seek "independent advice" from media auditors about whether their TV advertisi...

 

Lowe agencies develop British Heart Foundation Wear Red work

Lowe Open and DLKW Lowe have launched an integrated marketing push to support ongoing TV activity for the British Heart Foundation's Wear Red fundraising day, which takes place on 6 February.

 

Skittles releases Super Bowl teaser ad

Skittles is releasing a teaser for its first-ever Super Bowl ad. The spot, created by DDB Chicago, employs the same humour as previous ads from the Wrigley brand.

 

Pepsi 'Headin' to Halftime: The Nasty What Now?' by The Brooklyn Brothers

Continuation of "Hyped for Halftime" campaign gets some laughs

 

'This girl can' tops Campaign Viral Chart

FCB Inferno's ad for Sport England encouraging women to participate in sport has topped this week's Campaign Viral Chart.

 

Tech viewpoint on TV and programmatic

The question "Has the time come for programmatic to play a vital role in the delivery of TV ads?" is increasingly on the lips of those in the ad industry. It s being driven by new solutions using improved data and technology entering the marketplace,...

 

Virgin Media COO Dana Strong to leave after 18 months

Cable TV company Liberty Global has appointed Dana Strong, the chief operating officer of its Virgin Media business, as senior vice-president and chief transformation officer.

 

Punters calmed by the power of song in £2m responsible gambling campaign

The gambling industry is using a catchy ditty appropriated by ad agency The Corner from a 70s hit by Ram Jam to tell its customers to stop betting when they are throwing good money after bad.

 

DCMS in political row over gambling ad review

The Department for Culture, Media and Sport has promised to publish the result of a review of gambling ads "shortly" after concerns expressed by senior Lib Dem Danny Alexander came to light.

 

Silent Witness beats Broadchurch in Monday crime battle

Broadchurch has continued its ratings slide, it's now been overtaken by BBC1's Silent Witness, in the competitive 9pm Monday evening slot.

 

Watch: Wieden & Kennedy's Tesco ads

As Tesco prepares to move its ad account to Bartle Bogle Hegarty, Campaign takes a look at some of the best ads created by Wieden & Kennedy for the supermarket.

 

Sharon Osbourne stars in Moneysupermarket.com ad

Sharon Osbourne, the reality TV celebrity, stars in the latest Moneysupermarket.com ad, which features a man wearing tight denim shorts and heels, dancing to Pussycat Dolls.

 

Campaign Viral Chart: 'slap her' anti-domestic violence film tops chart

A video showing young boys' reactions to violence against women has made it to the top of the Campaign Viral Chart this week.

 

First Utility launches national TV campaign with voiceover by Mark Strong

First Utility, the independent energy company, has launched a national TV campaign that explains how hard the business works to get the best prices.

 

Viacom fires PHD as tensions mount over Omnicom dispute with C5

Viacom International Media Networks, home to MTV UK and Comedy Central, has parted company with its media agency, PHD, amid an ongoing dispute with parent Omnicom Media Group.

 

Watch: Campaign round-up of the seasonal holiday ads

January is always filled with holiday ads and this year is no different with campaigns from Virgin Holidays, Hotels.com, Kuoni and many more as consumers consider their summer break.

 

No 117: I Love Lucy's first episode

On 15 October 1951, a dizzy redheaded housewife with a habit of landing herself in trouble began convincing advertisers for the first time of TV s emerging power to connect them with millions of consumers. The redhead in question was Lucille Ball, ...

 

Is 2015 going to be a good media year?

Given the rate of change in the industry, 2015 is as unpredictable as May's election. But optimism abounds, Arif Durrani says.

 

Stringer helps capture News UK's 'unquiet' talent

The chief creative officer is hoping to boost subscribers at The Times and The Sunday Times by telling the stories behind the news headlines. By Arif Durrani.

 

Dude, where's my pay check? A round up of Ashton Kutcher ads

Ashton Kutcher cannot keep away from adland. After kicking off the month by featuring in the latest Wrigley's Extra spot he was all over CES last week. Campaign takes a look at the other ads the actor has starred in over the years.

 
 

Additional Information

Latest jobs Jobs web feed

Back to top ^