Tag Archives: Heinz

Heinz picks BBH for Europe business after fraught pitch

Winning Heinz’s European business would usually be cause for breaking out the bunting. The fact that the account has gone to BBH, ahead of M&C Saatchi and CHI, will raise more eyebrows in London’s adland than cheers. The reason being ...

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Can Heinz recapture its glory days with new agency?

Heinz has announced that it’s looking for an agency for its “local and European Heinz-branded products.” The interesting thing will be to see who wants the business. AMV BBDO doesn’t seem to want it any more, having fallen out with ...

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Kraft/ Heinz $100bn merger marks end of a brand era

Ten year ago Kraft and Heinz getting together would have been a huge story. Now, even though they’re finally doing it in a deal valued at up to $100bn, it looks like two dinosaurs huddling together for warmth. Heinz, now ...

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Cinesite launches baked beans war in space

Have you heard of Haynes Baked Beans? Warren Buffett, the new owner of Heinz, will be reaching for his lawyers. Maybe the sage of Omaha should take an advertising lesson from Haynes too. Actually it’s for London-based SFX company Cinesite, ...

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WPP’s US lobbying firm Dewey Square under fire for submitting fake letters

WPP-owned public affairs firm Dewey Square is under investigation from the US Department of Justice over fake letters sent to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission and Securities and Exchange Commission on behalf of a so far unnamed client, believed to ...

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