Author Archives: Stephen Foster

Stephen is a former editor of Marketing Week and London Evening Standard advertising columnist. He wrote City Republic for Brand Republic and is a partner in communications consultancy The Editorial Partnership.

KFC behaving badly – again

One day they’ll shoot a 90-second epic for KFC in the UK but, until that happy day, the fast food giant and agency Mother have developed an appealingly punkish attitude in shorter spots. Here’s another one with a new spin ...

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BETC nails TV envy for Canal+

One of the newer frustrations of modern life is subscription everything, especially TV streaming channels. As a long-suffering Virgin customer I can’t get Sky Atlantic (if anyone knows how to, let me know.) Not that I miss ‘Game of Thrones’ ...

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