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Now Havas joins the blockchain gang

Blockchain is a buzzword for 2018: it powers cryptocurrencies and can turn a company into a magnet for funding. Havas is the first of the big communications groups to buy into the hype with the launch of Havas Blockchain, a ...

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Havas Group Media wins MORE TH>N

Havas Group Media has won UK insurer MORE TH>N in a six-way pitch run by advertiser trade body ISBA. The Havas pitch included econometrics and attribution modelling and what it says is a “fully transparent contract.” MORE TH>N head of ...

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Dentsu Aegis tops Recma’s 2017 new business list

Research outfit Recma has named Dentsu Aegis Network as top new business performer in 2017 among the big media agency groups. According to Recma DAN has a net balance of plus $1.5bn from wins including AB InBev and Procter & ...

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Chris Slough of Havas: why ad tech isn’t the answer to us all liking all the Christmas ads

Real-time data and insight shouldn’t be the monster under the creative’s bed this Christmas, says Chris Slough, global business partner for Havas Group. Another year, another round of festive ads, which when combined, all serve a similar underlying message – ...

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Havas stuck in the slow lane as UK media hits the buffers

Is there anything worse that being a big holding company mired amid client cutbacks and a collapsing media agency business? How about being a small(ish) holding company mired… Havas has reported just 0.1 per cent organic growth in Q3 2017, ...

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Now Publicis Groupe shuffles its UK media chiefs

Those media agency revolving doors keep whizzing round and now Amanda Morrissey, head of Publicis Media in the UK, is off to be replaced by Sue Frogley, president of global solutions at Publicis Groupe, no less. Morrissey isn ‘t going ...

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New-style BETC opens in LA with online dance project

Still in Paris, sort of, BETC is opening an LA office (although it’s dipped a toe in the water before) with a new online fitness platform LA Dance Workout and La Dance Magazine, developed with Benjamin Millepied and his LA ...

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Havas buys New York digital/social agency The 88

Havas Group has bought New York based digital agency The 88, a digital/social boutique agency that provides strategy, creative services, influence, event coverage, content creation and social media management to fashion, lifestyle and consumer brands. Founded in 2010 by Harry ...

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