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BMB provides a rhapsody for Thomson

There are few things in life that a trip to the Caribbean in winter can’t assist and such is the theme of Beattie McGuinness Bungay’s new ad, ‘Discover Your Smile,’ for Thomson Holidays. Don’t I recall founder Trevor Beattie saying ...

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Trevor Beattie’s BMB joins the media business with Goodstuff and says India is a much better place to expand than the US

The best you can say about famous UK creative Trevor Beattie’s agency Beattie McGuinness Bungay is that it’s been a moderate success: it’s still here and it sold a 49 per cent stake to South Korea-based holding company Cheil in ...

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UK’s IPA sets up ‘shadow’ council of young adfolk

The advertising business is obsessed by people under 30 and now the UK’s Institute of Practitioners in Advertising (IPA) has set up a ‘shadow’ council, or forum as it calls it, of thirty young adfolk under 30 to provide a ...

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Challenger brands agency VCCP Blue wins Carling

Surely some mistake? Carling, the venerable UK lager, is hardly a challenger brand is it? Well maybe it is these days, it’s a long time since it ruled the market on the back of the famous WCRS ‘Bet he drinks ...

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Exclusive! New TBWA London creative boss Andre Laurentino on great creative work, Trevor Beattie and bringing some Brazilian magic to the UK

TBWA London has imported Andre Laurentino from Brazil as its new creative director. Laurentino, a noted novelist and screenwriter in his home country, tells us about his new job, his old job and some of the challenges he faces. 1/ ...

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