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November 9, 2012


Priceline buys Kayak for $1.8 billion. Read more: http://bit.ly/S1RHx1

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November 6, 2012


Dentsu's £3.2bn takeover of Aegis may not complete until next year, rather than before Christmas as originally envisioned, due to the slow process of Chinese regulators examining the deal. Read more: http://bit.ly/QloZw1

New York Festivals® 2013 International Advertising Awards® Announces Restructuring of Competitions and Categories

November 6, 2012


New York, NY – November 5, 2012: New York Festivals® International Advertising Awards™, honoring the “World’s Best Advertising™,” announced a total restructuring of the International Advertising Awards competitions and categories. There will be 14 comp…

Industry

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-…