Television news & analysis
Hotpoint Appliances is sponsoring the Good Food Channel's World of Flavour strand in a six-figure deal, with idents running until September next year.
UKTV is supporting the launch of UKTV Play, its new video-on-demand service, with an animated campaign.
118 118, the directory assistance firm, is launching a multimillion-pound TV campaign to promote 118 118 Money, its lending arm.
Currys PC World is launching a brand campaign ahead of the Christmas season with the strapline "we start with you".
Argos is releasing the second ad in its "get set go Argos" campaign.
The BBC has created an online 'Doctor Who' game called 'The Doctor and the Dalek' to encourage children to get into coding.
Blinkbox, Tesco's answer to LoveFilm and Netflix, is preparing to release a brand campaign that it hopes will establish it as the home of the latest blockbusters.
Haig Club, the Diageo-owned whisky brand, has released a TV ad that stars David Beckham and was directed by Guy Ritchie.
Taylor Swift gets lost in a sea of kittens in the latest TV campaign for Diet Coke.
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ITV has been warned about scheduling condom ads, after it showed a Durex commercial during 'You've Been Framed'.
Channel 5 will launch its video-on-demand service, Demand 5, on EE's new television service when it launches in the coming weeks.
Hiscox, the insurer, makes good use of 3D projection mapping in a TV brand campaign that launches tonight.
Sky Sports has fended off competition from BT to continue its coverage of international cricket to 2023, after picking up the UK and Ireland rights.
Lenovo, the Chinese tech giant, has launched a global ad campaign starring its product engineer Ashton Kutcher.
ITV has redesigned its online ITV Player app for mobile users in response to rising demand from viewers on tablets and smartphones.
Subway has launched the latest spot in its ongoing "my sub, my way" campaign, featuring the flamenco dancer Gareth Twinkleman.
Boots UK, the health and beauty retailer, has replaced stores in rural towns and villages with giant luxury products in its latest TV ad.
Nigel Walley thinks there is room for ads in pay-TV set-top boxes, while TV VoD should be sold separately in ad deals.
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