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Heinz Beans jumps on Veganuary bandwagon

Is Veganuary any better than ‘Dry January?’ Anyway it seems to have caught some imaginations, the weekend’s colour supps were full of vegan recipes. Heinz can clearly spot an opportunity so it’s running a ‘Beans Meanz Vegan’ spin on the ...

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Happy Christmas – as a mean-minded 2019 nears its end

It’s that time of year when it’s goodwill to all men, women and whatever other genders are on offer. But not quite. In his successful campaign to be Conservative leader/PM Boris Johnson famously observed: ‘fuck business.” Whoops, that’s it for ...

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Adland’s search for equality misses the target in Brexit Britain

By Archie Heaton London’s liberal bubble was well and truly popped last week when those working in advertising shockingly discovered that the British people had voted for Boris Johnson. To make matters worse, Shoreditch was equally perplexed to find out ...

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M&C Saatchi under FCA spotlight, curtain falls on Maurice’s adland career

It doesn’t get any better for scandal- hit M&C Saatchi – half the board resigned this week including founder Lord Saatchi – and now the Financial Conduct Authority (an M&C client ironically) is taking a look at its public pronouncements ...

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Virgin Trains and boss Branson proffer a fond farewell

Have you had the “time of your life” on Virgin Trains between 1997 and 2019, the length of its franchise? Richard Branson would like to think so in this vid from social media agency Cubaka featuring some B-listers (and himself) ...

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Anti-semitism and the Labour Party: how a moral crisis became an election issue too

By Samuel Carpenter Criticism of the Labour Party since Jeremy Corbyn became leader has often focused on his and the party’s widely alleged antisemitism. Following his election, some criticisms could be considered ideological and opportunistic. Their subjectivity was demonstrated by ...

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TimeTo lays down the Christmas party rules

TimeTo and agency Lucky Generals are going in to bat for better behaviour in adland again, this time with a campaign telling people what’s on and what’s not at the Christmas party. Actually it’s what’s not. We’ve attended a few ...

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