Celine Dion goes shopping 90s-style in Instagram festive ad

Celine Dion doesn’t take herself too seriously these days. How could she after an eight-year run in Las Vegas and a carpool karaoke with James Corden? Plus she has her very own water park attached to her house. She’s also ...

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A Whopper on the side of a bus? It has to be Burger King

This timely display from BBH requires no explanation, and is surely causing some amusement at Westminster today. Ian Heartfield, chief creative officer, said: “This is how advertising is meant to work. Phil & Stu came up with a killer idea, ...

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Read at WPP and Sadoun at Publicis chart diverging courses

“It is ironic that people think our industry is terrible when WPP are in it and a fantastic industry when Accenture are in it” WPP boss Mark Read (below) told a Morgan Stanley conference last month. The quote comes from ...

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Virtual agency Pimento sighs 200th member FX Digital

Independent agency network Pimento – which describes itself as the world’s first virtual agency – is celebrating a couple of milestones, 15 years in business and its 200th member London-based digital agency FX Digital. Pimento says it has worked with ...

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Cluck off. Now ASA tells KFC swearing isn’t funny or clever

Mother, which won global praise for its FCK ad, is now in trouble for a different ad that also makes a pun on the same swear word. An ad for fast food brand KFC bearing the line “What the Cluck?” ...

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New entity TLNT hails “world’s largest creative community”

Some creative agencies are a little thin on the ground these days but here’s one that claims to have five million members. An entity called TLNT Holdings is putting together Ello, described as a community-based platform for members to showcase ...

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Neil Dawson’s new agency wins Nested property account

Neil Dawson’s new agency – Neil A Dawson & Co is its full moniker – has won the Nested.com property account. Nested describes itself as a challenger brand, offering a full service through the property selling and buying chain. Neil ...

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