Waitrose sends spokesperson Delia to the stock pot

Yikes! Upmarket UK grocer Waitrose (presumably with some advice from newish agency BBH) has decided to dispense with the services of spokesperson celebrity chef (well, cook) Delia Smith, citing Delia’s busy schedule. This is akin to the Royal Family having ...

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Leagas Delaney’s Margaret Johnson adds to empire

We don’t usually do gongs (of the personal kind) at MAA but, what the hell? Leagas Delaney group CEO Margaret Johnson (pictured) has been awarded an OBE (Order of the British Empire, such as it is) in the New Year’s ...

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DirecTV and Grey NY score again with ‘Genie’

Everybody loves US satellite broadcaster DirecTV’s ads and Grey New York has produced another winner, this time plugging its ‘Genie’ device which allows you to record five shows at once. In the process it directs a few well-aimed kicks into ...

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