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Publicis Groupe global media boss Jack Klues to step down after 35 years as it’s all change at VivaKi

Media industry veteran Jack Klues (left), long-time boss of Publicis Groupe’s VivaKi media operation, is to retire at the end of the year. CFO Frank Voris is taking over with Rishad Tobaccowala as chief strategy and innovation officer (the media ...

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JWT Toronto tunes into emotion for sick children

More singing babies but this time not quite as chirpy as Cow & Gate’s ‘Feed Their Personalities’ orchestra. This is JWT Toronto for the local Hospital For Sick Children (or ‘SickKids’) with a campaign called ‘Together We Will’ making good ...

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Team WPP strikes again as it wins Samsung B2B

Which means precisely what, you may say, as it’s quite difficult to determine what’s a consumer product and what’s business to business in tech land these days. Anyway, whatever it is, WPP has wrested some business (possibly a new range ...

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Waitrose charity Xmas ad is a risk – but other UK retailers take a bigger one with their insular outlook

As the Christmas advertising hits our TV screens it’s interesting to see Waitrose go completely off piste and abandon the competition for the most expensive production. I’ve read some mutterings about whether this is wise or not but one outcome ...

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