July 20, 2012

Publicis Groupe has reported a 19.6% rise in first-half pre-tax profits to €384m (£300m), despite the loss of the General Motors (GM) media contract and a slowdown in organic growth. Read more:


July 12, 2012

Japanese marketing services company Dentsu is to buy media buying and digital marketing group Aegis for £3.16bn, subject to shareholder approval. Read more:

Ad Stars: 2012 Busan International Advertising Festival

June 27, 2012

June 26, 2012Press releaseProvider: The organizing committee of Ad Starswww.adstars.orgPublicist: WooChang Tel. (Tel) 82 51-623-5539(CP) 82 10-7173-8118(Fax) 82 51-623-5529 For the first time, the number of entries to Ad Stars exceeded 10,000- With 10,431 entr…


June 25, 2012

R/GA New York followed up its Grand Prix in Cyber by also winning the Titanium Grand Prix for Nike+ "fuelband" in this year's Cannes Festival of Creativity. Read more: US shop Creative Artists Agency has bagged a second Grand Prix for its Chipotle work, with the cam…


June 21, 2012

UK agencies put in a stronger showing in the Press category this year, but the Grand Prix went to a controversial Benetton ad from Italy featuring world leaders kissing. Read more: