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Piers Morgan attacks Robert De Niro for Warburtons ad

Was Good Morning Britain’s Piers Morgan right to take a pop at Robert De Niro for appearing in the new Warburtons bagel ad? According to Morgan, a former Daily Mirror editor whose veins run with tabloid ink, De Niro is ...

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Possible names Calderon as a creative leader on new VW

Aileen Calderon (left) has been appointed group creative director of Possible New York where she’ll help lead WPP’s new Volkswagen creative account, reporting to ECD Jason Marks. Prior to this she worked at various KBS agencies, on BMW among others, ...

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BETC Paris tries monkey business for Schweppes Agrumes

Schweppes is playing catch-up with more modish soft drinks/mixers and BETC Paris is punting citrus fruit blend Schweppes Agrumes with a diverting tale of a cocktail bartender (plus admiring female audience) thwarting some cheeky monkeys somewhere in the tropics. Tom ...

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Asleep at your desk? No, a Wunderman Thompson power nap

Working for Wunderman Thompson must be stressful at times (more so its two constituent agencies just before the WPP merger) and so the newly-minted UK agency is introducing 15-minute “wellbeing” breaks. As ever with these things there’s a programme to ...

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MullenLowe’s Mark Elwood: my Top Tips for Cannes

Mark Elwood is executive creative director of MullenLowe London. My top tips for Cannes always seem like such a mixed bag and change almost daily, so just going with work you love TODAY is my rule for this brief. These ...

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Zalando throws off its inhibitions in first work from Mother

Mother has won the Zalando business, and here is a bonkers ad for the “high street to high end” European e-commerce retailer. The idea is that we shouldn’t be inhibited in our fashion choices by what other people think of ...

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Droga5 wins the cupcake war for Prime Video

Amazon Prime Video seems to be Prime Video these days as, maybe, people become confused about the range of streaming offers and bored with too much Amazon this and that. Droga5 London is back with the latest instalment of its ...

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Adam&eve wins global PlayStation for London and New York

Co-founders James Murphy and David Golding are about to leave adam&eveDDB to set up a new agency (after a period of gardening no doubt) but the old place is putting on an impressive spurt of new business, global PlayStation is ...

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