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November 5, 2012


Publishing giants Random House and Penguin Group will be merged after an agreement was reached between respective owners Bertelsmann and Pearson, the groups have today (29 October) confirmed. Read more: http://bit.ly/TPxAlS Mark Parker, Nike's chief executive, has labelled the company's …

Sir Martin Sorrell admits reason for 'September cliff' at WPP, Interpublic Group, Publicis Group & Omnicom is 'difficult to explain'

October 29, 2012


The reason for the sharp slowdown recorded by the big four global marketing companies; WPP, Omnicom, Interpublic Group (IPG) and Publicis is ‘very difficult’ to explain, WPP’s CEO Sir Martin Sorrell has admittedRead more at http://www.thedrum.com/news/2012/10/27/sir-martin-…

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October 26, 2012


Publicis Groupe has reported revenue of €1.6bn (£1.31bn) in the third quarter, up 14.7% year on year despite a drop in September. Read more: http://bit.ly/RQ4VhE

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October 26, 2012


Partners Andrews Aldridge has boosted its senior team by hiring Paul Vallois as a managing partner. Read more: http://bit.ly/TkmJ7i

Ogilvy taps into the discerning mature-age market

October 26, 2012


Melbourne. October 26, 2012: Ogilvy has announced a strategic alliance with Australia’s firstboomers and seniors communications agency, Evergreen. Evergreen, a full service agency, has focused on the financially-savvy, mature-age population since it opened in 2002 claiming the high gro…