Finance

Dentsu warns of slower 2016 as Aegis growth stutters

Dentsu, the owner of Aegis and Mcgarrybowen as well as its operations in Japan) has reported gross profit growth of 7.2 per cent in the first quarter of 2016, 5.4 per cent at its operations in Japan and 9.2 per ...

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Havas CEO Yannick Bolloré joins father Vincent at French media giant Vivendi

Life’s never dull with a Bolloré or three around and now Vincent Bolloré has tightened his grip on French media giant Vivendi by appointing son Yannick, also CEO of Bolloré-owned Havas, to Vivendi’s supervisory board. Bolloré senior, who has numerous ...

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Now Diageo reviews £1.6bn global media

Drinks giant Diageo is reviewing its £1.6bn global media account, the latest of a string of major advertisers searching for the holy grail of more media for less money. Dentsu Aegis’ Carat appears to handle the bulk of the account. ...

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Tom Denford and David Indo of ID Comms: the big concerns for US media – live from the ANA in Florida

On this week’s #MediaSnack Tom and David discuss the ANA’s Advertising Financial Management conference in Florida, the financial struggles of MDC and the first-ever ID Comms Media Transparency Webinar. Tom opens the show reporting from the Florida event while David ...

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New R3 report shows global impact of new business

Global marketing consultancy R3 Worldwide has produced its review of the first three months of 2016 and, among the goodies therein, is an interesting tally of new business wins – for creative agencies, media agencies and holding companies. Most interesting, ...

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