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W+K London wins Brown-Forman’s Chambord

Brown-Forman has appointed Wieden+Kennedy London as the global lead creative agency for its Chambord brand, including above the line, digital and social communications. Chambord joins a collection of other Brown-Forman brands at the agency including Finlandia Vodka, Southern Comfort and ...

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Sorrell’s pay hits £30m, Dessie sells Channel 5 for £450m, David’s second coming for ‘subservient chicken’

***More from the wonderful world of adland and its parallel universe of ridiculous pay awards: WPP boss Sir Martin Sorrell trousered £29.8m in 2013, despite having his base pay reduced after shareholders moaned quite loudly about his previous pay packet. ...

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AMV debuts for Dixons with sharp change in ad direction

AMV/BBDO has been quick out of the blocks for Dixons, the UK’s biggest electricals group which it won from M&C Saatchi earlier this year. Dixons owns Currys and PC World and it’s plugging high-end TVs for the forthcoming World Cup ...

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Parity Group buys Golden Square for growing digital division to be headed by Andy Law and Mark Andrews

Parity Group, a listed company that supplies software and technology staff to government and industry, has bought leading UK facilities company Golden Square Post-Production for its growing digital division, which will now be headed by two of London’s best-known advertising ...

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John Kovacevich: four reasons why advertising award shows are a giant scam

Self-congratulation has always been something the advertising industry does exceptionally well. Whether it’s pinning a company’s turnaround on your Super Bowl spot or breathlessly touting your turn on the agency-of-the-year lists, our arms are often sore from patting ourselves on ...

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