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June 6, 2013


Partners Andrews Aldridge has boosted its management team with the appointment of Polly Jones as a managing partner. Read more: http://bit.ly/11n6CGJ MEC has appointed the former Initiative chief executive Alex Altman as the managing director of its Global Solutions operation. Read mor…

Agencies

June 6, 2013


Havas Media Group has acquired "big data" specialists MFG Labs for an undisclosed sum, to further boost core analytics across group agencies. Read more: http://bit.ly/11uyoV0 The Karma Communications Group, which owns Karmarama, has acquired the independent social media agency Grape Digi…

Account Moves

June 6, 2013


Burger King has appointed Starcom to handle its £40 million European media planning and buying business. Read more: http://bit.ly/13I1YoT Itsu, the restaurant chain founded by Julian Metcalfe, has hired Creature London as its first advertising agency. Read more: http://bit.ly/13d2ZEY

Reviews

June 6, 2013


Media agencies have expressed caution over applying for a place on the Government's media strategy framework after claiming that ad agencies were "burned" in the creative framework process that concluded in February. Read more: http://bit.ly/1b8zyXI Vertu, the luxury mobile phone manufac…

W&Cie’s “The Breath” wins a special commendation at EACA Care Awards 2013

June 6, 2013


W&Cie was presented with a special commendation for the campaign “The Breath” for Fédération Nationale Solidarité Femmes at the EACA Care Awards ceremony. A powerful campaign created to show the effectiveness of 3919 – the domestic violence info tel…