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OFT in surprise challenge to WPP and MediaCom over Brilliant Media acquisition

WPP’s ever-expanding gaggle of media companies – Mediacom, Mindshare, MEC, GroupM and Kinetic – have been on the regulators’ radar somewhere for some time (WPP probably wouldn’t be allowed to buy Aegis for example) but Sir Martin Sorrell’s outfit probably ...

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Gocompare reviews noisy ads as Moneysupermarket cranks up the volume with Mother

Price comparison website Gocompare.com is reviewing its £28m creative account according to Campaign, something we predicted it might do back in September when it moved its media account to Carat. Not before time either as the amount of nasty, invasive ...

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Now Unilever decides to review $6bn global media

Media agencies working for Unilever are going to have a rather busier Christmas than they anticipated as the packaged goods giant has decided on another media review just two years after it consolidated North America and Europe into WPP’s Mindshare ...

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