Ad agency news & analysis
King Digital Entertainment has launched a global ad campaign to promote its new game Candy Crush Soda Saga.
Abbott Mead Vickers BBDO has won the Open University's £10 million advertising account after a competitive pitch.
Droga5 has promoted Sarah Thompson, its New York chief executive, and Jonny Bauer, the New York chief strategy officer, to global roles.
The Outdoor Planning Awards, run by Brand Republic and Clear Channel, is open for entries this week with a range of categories expanded to reflect the changing nature of the industry and the tools at its disposal.
Bartle Bogle Hegarty London has promoted Caroline Pay to deputy executive creative director as part of a management reshuffle.
Ed Sheeran, the singer songwriter, follows Michael Bublé and The Gorillaz in getting his own O2 "walk" ad to promote his Wembley Stadium shows.
Droga5 has won the luxury online retailer Farfetch's global advertising account.
The Post Office launches its first Christmas campaign on TV in five years tonight, with a 60-second spot featuring the actor Robert Webb and the singer Pixie Lott.
The Advertising Standards Authority has received 240 complaints about the Sainsbury's Christmas ad in the first two days since its launch.
Ed Ling is leaving his dual role as chief media officer and UK media director at DigitasLBi at the start of 2015.
Ant and Dec, the television presenters, star in Morrisons' musical Christmas campaign.
Sainsbury's "Christmas is for sharing" ad managed less than a third of the online views achieved by John Lewis ad in its first 24 hours.
Premier Foods will run a 30-year old Oxo ad on Christmas day as a tribute to the actress Lynda Bellingham, who died earlier this year.
Bartle Bogle Hegarty London has lured the Brazilian executive creative directors behind Dove's "real beauty sketches" to join as creative directors.
Peta has praised John Lewis for its compassionate marketing, in recognition for its Christmas 2014 campaign featuring computer-generated penguins.
Mulberry, the designer best known for its bags, has released a light-hearted Christmas ad campaign that plays on the secret competition families feel when giving presents to each other.
Waitrose's Christmas TV ad is a low-key affair that builds on the retailer's message that its employees are more dedicated because they own part of the business.
Abbott Mead Vickers BBDO has won the £1 million creative account for Homes for Britain, the consortium lobbying for more homes to be built, after a competitive pitch.
Adam & Eve/DDB has been appointed by Unilever to lead the global advertising for its premium French food brand Maille.
Clarks and Partners Andrews Aldridge come out on top in Big Bus Challenge - view finalists' work here
Clarks' in-house design group and Partners Andrews Aldridge have won top prizes in the Big Bus Challenge 2014 run by Exterion Media, in association with Campaign.
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