Media

Watch out Eric Newnham and Talon – Posterscope is plotting your downfall!

This video has surfaced on YouTube purporting to describe the reaction of Dentsu-owned Postercope to Talon’s win of OMG’s humungous UK outdoor buying business – £150m or so. Dentsu bought media-buying independent Aegis for £3.2m last year and Posterscope, its ...

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FMCG spend drives stuttering global ad recovery

Despite moderate global growth in advertising spending, fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) companies upped their spending in the first three quarters of 2012 according to Nielsen’s quarterly Global AdView Pulse report. FMCG saw a six per cent increase in ad spend ...

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BBC 6 Music gets campaign boost from Karmarama

Karmarama has produced a new ad, ‘The Music Tree,’ for BBC 6 Music, the radio music station the Beeb wanted to kill off a couple of years ago on the grounds that its audience was too low and its content ...

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UK PM David Cameron goes in for some Borg-style brand-bashing at Davos

If it weren’t for the fact David Cameron (left) watches so little television, I would be forced to conclude he has been modelling his recent behaviour on Borg, the Viking Himbo now fronting Tesco’s advertising. How else to explain his ...

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