Technology

WPP bids for remaining shares in loss-making WPP AUNZ

WPP has moved to tidy up one of the anomalies in its global empire, its 61.5% holding in WPP AUNZ. The business, formerly mostly STW, has flatlined at best recently with newish CEO Jens Monsees (left), a former BMW executive, ...

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How important is mobile as a marketing tool?

Mobile is one of the most important developments in the world of marketing since the evolution of the ‘buy-one-get-one-free’ deal. It has changed how brands interact with their customers, how customers think and behave, and how consumer decisions are made. ...

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Now WPP merges Grey into digital network AKQA

There goes another one. WPP was built on the back of four big agency acquisitions: JWT, Ogilvy, Y&R and Grey. Now Ogilvy is the only one left standing alone as Grey, which has had a torrid time recently, especially in ...

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Sorrell’s S4 Capital closes gap on giants Accenture and WPP

Sir Martin Sorrell’s S4 Capital motors on happily through the pandemic, reporting Q3 2020 revenue of £86.4m (up 13% on the same period of last year) and gross profit of £75.3m (up 23%.) All this without the benefit of BMW’s ...

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L’Oreal and Virtue launch first virtual make-up range

A lockdown world is becoming like a virtual gaming experience, you live everything online. Now its make-up too, with Signature Faces from L’Oreal with the help of Vice agency Virtue. The Sinature Faces collection was co-created by L’Oréal Paris global ...

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