Agencies

The&Partnership and Kite Factory win Lawn Tennis Association creative and media

The LTA (Lawn Tennis Association) has appointed The&Partnership and independent media agency The Kite Factory to handle its marketing and advertising. Creativebrief advised on the pitch. The LTA runs tennis in the UK, although not the high profile Wimbledon tournament, ...

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Johannes Leonardo delivers “excessive” winner for VW

WPP’s part-owned Johannes Leonardo has certainly brought something new to the Volkswagen creative party in the US and here’s its latest for the VW Atlas sport, the replacement for the Touareg in the US. Are people beginning to feel guilty ...

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Land Rover’s new Defender launches in topsy turvy style

The Land Rover Defender is its old base model, much prized by hill farmers driving round their muddy domains. The eagerly-awaited new version starts at well north of £40,000 so it’s presumably aimed at a rather different market. Saw one ...

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John Lewis makes Spring ad debut with product-focussed guided tour

New boss Sharon White is wasting no time trying to revive John Lewis & Partners and the troubled retailer is launching its first Spring TV campaign, a product-focussed effort from adam&eveDDB showcasing its new customer-friendly offerings (cookery classes, in-store stylists) ...

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Murphy and Golding’s Heartfield signs first creative team

James Murphy, David Golding and creative chief Ian Heartfield have taken some stick in certain quarters for the white male line-up of their eagerly awaited new agency (set to launch in May) but they’ve remedied things somewhat with Charlotte Prince ...

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Lurpak and W+K turn up the heat for purpose in the kitchen

If we all end up in self-isolation there will be plenty of hours in the day to cook, so this reminder to stock up on Lurpak is well-timed — unlike poor KFC’s finger-licking campaign. “Where There Are Cooks, There Is ...

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Leo Burnett’s new ECD is Mark Elwood, ECD of MullenLowe

Mark Elwood has presided over some strong creative work at MullenLowe, particularly the “We are the NHS” campaign, but he’s moving to Leo Burnett to take up the same role, reporting to CCO Chaka Sobhani. Elwood’s departure comes only a ...

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