Finance

Hegarty bounces back with Camden Town Brewery TV debut

Sir John Hegarty of BBH fame is back in the saddle, this time through his “incubator” outfit The Garage Soho. Hegarty is behind this new campaign – ‘Raise Hells’ – for Camden Town Brewery (it makes Camden Hell lager) in ...

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Adam&eveDDB: Marmite and the £110m money mountain

Whether or not something is “Marmite” has entered the language – you love it or hate it – thanks to a campaign from DDB London some years back. Now new incarnation adam&eveDDB has produced one of the stunts of the ...

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Mirror closes in on Desmond’s Express titles

Trinity Mirror CEO Simon Fox is a brave man. Now he’s on the brink of buying Richard Desmond’s Northern & Shell publishing empire, publisher of the Express newspapers and OK! magazine, for a top price of £135m. Desmond bought the ...

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Scandal-hit Bell Pottinger faces final reckoning

Bell Pottinger, the big london PR firm torpedoed by its leading role in the Gupta/Oakbay Capital scandal in South Africa, will go out of business next week unless a last minute buyer is found. Its successful Asian business says it ...

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Accenture Interactive gets physical with Matter product design acquisition

Accenture’s acquisition spree continues,now it’s buying Matter, a San Francisco based firm that specialises in product design. Matter will be combined with Accenture’s design operation Fjord. Recent Accenture marcoms buys include Wire Stone, The Monkeys, Kunstmaan, Karmarama, SinnerSchrader and IMJ. ...

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