Finance

Paul Simons: Christmas retail panic has started already

Earlier today I was walking along a street in Camden (a district in London for readers outside the UK) when I spotted old Christmas decorations on lampposts and my heart sank at the thought – given it is still August ...

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Saatchi nemesis David Herro joins shareholders at IPG

It’s Blackberrys on the beach time (for executives of a certain age) and there’s still speculation that the hols may be interrupted – as they were last summer – by a big takeover or merger move. Last year it was ...

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C4’s Abraham warns of US TV takeover

Channel 4 CEO David Abraham (left), back in the day a founder of the St Luke’s agency, came out fighting at the Edinburgh Festival the other day; accusing US TV companies of trying to buy UK TV assets to provide ...

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Which lucky UK agency will land Coca-Cola Life?

Coca-Cola is launching Coca-Cola Life in the UK today. Coke Life sits between Coke Zero and Diet Coke in the lower calorie stakes. Coca-Cola has taken a monumental PR pounding in recent years for making the world fatter and you ...

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