Finance

Jody Smith of Broadsign: unlocking new communication potential in the era of smart cities

Smart cities have long been a concept reserved for sci-fi films, but with recent technological advancements, they’re quickly becoming a reality. Media owners have begun to make city-wide audiences available and more addressable using smart city technology in less intrusive ...

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Unilever boosts new regime at WPP with Sunlight Africa

Unilever’s Sunlight, once a soap (invented in 1884) is now a range of laundry products is now Africa’s second largest FMCG brand after Coca-Cola it seems. So winning the brand across Africa after a competitive pitch is a welcome coup ...

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Publicis closes San Francisco design outfit Odopod

A senior UK government press officer lost her job after saying that the day of the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Centre was a “good day to bury bad news.” Nothing so spectacularly tasteless in adland mercifully but we’re ...

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Tech company ITG buys Connect marketing agency

Midlands-based marketing tech and outsourcing business Inspired Thinking Group (ITG, below) has bought one of its notable neighbours, marketing agency Connect. ITG is now a global business and Connect, whose clients include Jaguar Land Rover and Birmingham airport, now has ...

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