Open University bounces back with new drive from Havas

The Open University was one of those infrastructure ideas that actually worked but these days it seems something of a 60s relic. But with DEI seemingly at the top of everyone’s agenda it’s clearly time for a retread. Can it ...

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Cannes Grand Prix finale has two (and a half) UK triumphs: Engine Creative wins Titanium and 4Creative wins Film

Much like Glastonbury, Cannes seems like the centre of the universe if you’re there, but if you’re not, it’s just not that interesting. Still, for the armchair participants, the Grand Prix winners are worth noting, and here’s the final crop ...

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Croud wins Jigsaw digital marketing

British fashion retailer Jigsaw has appointed Croud as its digital marketing agency. Croud kicks off in July to widen Jigsaw’s audience on platforms including Pinterest and TikTok. Jigsaw restructured after a CVA in 2020, closing some stores. Jigsaw digital director ...

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MAA Ad of the Week: Cannes Lions Film Craft GP winner Penny by Serviceplan

Winning ads are a rarity at Cannes these days, Grand Prix and other Lions are almost exclusively the preserve of cause-related stunts. They might as well be in an enlarged Outdoor category. How Mars Petcare’s (estimable) ‘Hope Reef’ can win ...

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Dentsu in India adds to Grand Prix haul as more Cannes winners announced

Cannes Lions announced more winners on June 23 in the penultimate Awards Show of the Festival. The new Creative B2B Lions, were awarded, alongside the Direct Lions, Media Lions, Creative Data Lions, PR Lions, and Social & Influencer Lions. In ...

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