Politics

Accenture’s Monkeys send up religion for lamb

Lamb is the meat we can all eat, regardless of religion, according to Australian lamb producers in this diverting piece from The Monkeys, now owned by Accenture of course. So we have one J. Christ hosting his wide circle of ...

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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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Bell Pottinger scandal shines harsh light on new-style PR

PR firm Bell Pottinger, found guilty by all parties, including the investigation it commissioned from a law firm, of engaging in unethical practices for the Gupta brothers in South Africa, has been drummed out of the Public Relations Consultants Association ...

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Ogilvy wins UK export drive and more from Vodafone

WPP’s Ogilvy & Mather is reported by The Times to have won a big new assignment from the UK’s department of international trade to devise and run a campaign – “Exporting is great” – to try to boost exports by ...

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Bell Pottinger scandal worsens as lawyers join in

Bell Pottinger CEO James Henderson (left) has resigned in the wake of the Gupta scandal – the UK PR firm has been accused on fomenting a fake news scandal to bolster the fortunes of the Indian Gupta family in South ...

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McCann’s FP/7 challenges middle-eastern stereotypes in new music video

We observed earlier that agencies need zero-based creativity in today’s marketing world – less fancifully, perhaps, that they need to take the work where they can find it. As FP7/McCann in Beirut is doing here with a music video, ‘Roman,’ ...

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