CHI in the frame to relaunch Vertu luxury phones

Vertu mobile phones are a pretty strange idea. Made by Nokia, the British-based company is now privately owned and still with us even though its phones sell for about £3,000 and sharply upwards. But the owners have obviously decided they ...

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Ever-acquisitive WPP buys digital outfits in New York and South Africa

WPP CEO Sir Martin Sorrell (left) is pushing towards his target of 40 per cent of revenues from digital with two more small-ish acquisitions:New York’s Group SJR will will join the Hill & Knowlton PR network and South Africa’s Native. ...

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Leagas Delaney swims upstream as it strikes digital deal with top consultancy Booz & Company

Leagas Delaney, the British-based advertising network has formed an alliance with Booz & Company, one of the world’s leading strategic management consultancies, to help companies understand and capitalize on the disruptive effects of digital technologies. Leagas Delaney chairman and founder ...

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