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WPP re-affirms commitment to Ford and Detroit with new 1,000 strong campus

WPP is creating another campus to house its multifarious agencies, this time in Detroit, home to Ford which it still describes as its biggest client despite losing the creative slice of the business to BBDO and Wieden+Kennedy. The new campus ...

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Now W+K’s ‘Built Ford Proud’ takes in everyday astronauts

Ford’s new ‘Built Ford Proud’ campaign in the US gathers pace, with this new effort by Wieden+Kennedy New York for the Ford Explorer. This time it’s trying to tell us that huge SUVs are good at family tasks as well ...

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Ford teams with Estadão and Spotify for new news service

Here’s an interesting notion from Ford, Spotify and Brazilian newspaper Estadão: Ford’s ST Edge SUV is sponsoring Spotify’s first news feed with content from a bespoke team at the newspaper released when the newspaper is published. Dealmaker is WPP and ...

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WPP rings the changes at Ford agency GTB

WPP evidently isn’t giving up with Ford and its bespoke ford agency GTB. It may have lost US creative to a combo of BBDO and Wieden+Kennedy but GTB trucks on, appointing Robert Guay (left) from Publicis-owned Digitas as its new ...

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Ford in-houses dealer ads with Unlimited Group

Ford Motor Company has joined the trend to in-housing with the appointment of Unlimited Group to handle dealer marketing support for all UK dealers with a new on-site agency at its head office. The new team will drive innovation and ...

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Now Ford targets dogs with ‘noise-cancelling kennel’

Car companies are trying to be everywhere these days – ride services for example – as people stop buying cars. But Ford seems to have stolen a march on its auto rivals with the ‘noise-cancelling kennel,’ not somewhere you park ...

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Goodby Silverstein drives the right line for BMW

Something strange seems to be happening to car ads – one or two have an actual idea. In the US anyway. We’ve already had Wieden+Kennedy’s powerful debut for Ford, making the tired old brand look contemporary for the first time ...

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