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Does Bolloré’s Havas revolution mean the end for Arnold?

Publicis called its recent reorganisation the “Power of One” but it seems that French rival Havas is leading in the one-ness stakes. Boss Yannick Bolloré (below) recently merged Havas creative and media – thereby shipping out some executives – and ...

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Havas lures Slough from OgilvyOne to head new GSK deal

Havas has poached OgilvyOne global managing partner Chris Slough to head its GSK digital and content business. Slough (below) previously worked on flagship OgilvyOne accounts British Airways digital and Nestlé. At Havas Slough will work on GSK’s consumer healthcare business ...

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Havas boss Bolloré dances round the full service elephant

Here’s Yannick Bolloré talking in a Campaign video about the new Havas – which is merging creative and media – at the launch of his spanking new Havas Village HQ in London’s Kings Cross last week. There appears to be ...

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Havas boss Bolloré brings back the full service agency

It’s taken a while (Saatchi’s Zenith was formed in 1988 in what was described as a shed in London’s Paddington) but it looks as though “full service” has finally returned. It has at Yannick Bolloré’s Havas anyway. From now on ...

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Marc Schader of Havas Media: the five trends shaping mobile

The 2017 GSMA Mobile World Congress starts today. More than 20,000 delegates are in Barcelona to discover more about mobile content, network connectivity, enabling technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, plus the opportunities mobile has to build more sustainable businesses. In ...

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Now Benett is out at Havas as Bollorés tighten grip

It’s all change at the holding companies as we go into 2017, ‘de-layering’ you might call it. Andrew Benett (below), CEO of Havas Creative Group and Havas Worldwide (you might ask what the difference is but Creative Group seems to ...

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Is Havas taking on the impossible with Carling?

Molson Coors’ Carling has picked Havas to handle its UK account for Carling, once the top selling beer in the UK. Carling is the new sponsor of the UK Premier league, taking over from Barclays. Havas beat Brothers and Sisters, ...

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Is the new Dos Equis man as interesting as the last?

Dos Equis beer has a “new most interesting man in the world,” French actor Augustin Legrand who’s taken over from long-serving Jonathan Goldsmith. Here he is doing interesting things (they hope so anyway) in a new campaign from Havas Worldwide. ...

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