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Havas wins all De Beers global media

Havas Media Group has added De Beers Foverevermark to its global jewellery business. Forevermark was formerly handled by WPP’s Mindshare. Forevermark, launched in 2008, consists of ethically-sourced stones. This includes De Beers’ ‘Building Forever’ sustainability commitment. The business will be ...

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New agency Havas bounces into Asda challenge

We wondered yesterday what Asda’s new agency Havas might come up with and now it has: jumping into autumn to get the “Asda price feeling.” Complete with Asda’s venerable “pocket tap.” Apparently this reflects a “joyous” Asda in-store experience. Asda’s ...

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Havas takes diversity route for Aston Martin

Aston Martin has had a somewhat chequered debut as a public company and new F1 entrant but, under the part-ownership of Canadian businessman Laurence Stroll (his son is one of the F! drivers) it’s making a plucky attempt to get ...

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Havas reveals secret of ‘carpetphobia’ for Vanish

Spanking new carpets can be a pain: ours were rapidly covered with rugs after a few younger family members visited. So this ad for Vanish from Havas hits the spot. A well-spent 30 seconds. By Havas creative Rosie May Bird ...

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Citroen teams with C4’s Gogglebox for electric car debut

Channel 4’s Gogglebox programme has become a phenomenon in the UK, with ‘ordinary’ people responding to TV programmes. Some of the ordinaries become celebrities it seems. Here they are again but, instead of looking at a TV programmes they’re admiring ...

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Havas Studios beefs up content offer with Keith hire

Katie Keith (below), who enjoyed the soubriquet ‘first lady’ at top production company Rattling Stick, is joining newly-formed Havas Studios as head of content. She will also be head of production at Havas London. Havas Studios is described as an ...

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Molson Coors debuts UK hard seltzer via Havas

Does anyone need “hard seltzers,” fruit drinks with alcohol? They seem to be all the rage in the US – or the drinks industry hopes they are – and now Molson Coors is launching Three Fold in the UK with ...

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CSO Sinnock promoted to global role at go-go Havas

London, or at least London people, seem to be becoming a powerhouse of French-own ad group Havas. Havas Creative global CEO Chris Hirst is installed in Havas’ Kings Cross London ‘village,’ and now UK strategy head Mark Sinnock has been ...

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