Hegarty and BBH re-fight the Cuban Missile Crisis for Simba

Is Sir John Hegarty back in harness at BBH? He is, sort of, with this new campaign from BBH for Simba, the “sleep technology” brand developed by his The Garage Soho and now hitting the airwaves with Hegarty in the ...

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Marine Corps provides welcome boost for WPP in the US

It hasn’t been the best of weeks for WPP with £400m billing Vodafone media departing to Carat in the UK but it will be pleased to hang on to what may be its longest-serving client, the US Marine Corps. JWT ...

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UK Effies go mostly to good causes — and KFC

CALM was named Marketer of the Year, and its “Project 84” campaign won Best in Show at the 2019 Effie awards, while Agency of the Year went to Mother London, thanks to multiple KFC and Greenpeace wins. Causes and charities ...

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O2 and VCCP bet on ‘samurai’ England for Rugby World Cup

The Rugby World Cup kicks off at the weekend and England, sponsored by O2, go into battle again. This time, in a new VCCP campaign, bedecked as not-wholly-convincing white-coated Samurai. O2 is a convincing marketer though and VCCP has done ...

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Paul Simons: myths and reality at the Star & Garter

Last week Fallon held a reunion party at the legendary Star & Garter based on a) it has been a long standing venue for agency knees-ups and b) it was a walk down memory lane for the Fallon crew as ...

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