Tag Archives: Independent

AMV/BBDO pulls out all the stops for Doritos’ Dip Desperado

UK commercials may have failed to trouble the scorers at Cannes this year but some agencies at least are trying hard to get back into the creative game. But are they succeeding? This is AMV/BBDO’s latest for Doritos through production ...

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Are Telegraph plan for online paywall and healthy News International subscriber growth a sign of the future?

Is the tide turning for the concept of news website paywalls, as the Guardian reports today that the Telegraph group is planning to introduce charging for some digital content in the autumn? buy cuban cigars online usa This news coincides ...

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Succession issues at Apple as Tim Cook steps in for Steve Jobs but it’s not the only company facing them

Nobody doubts that Apple chief operating officer Tim Cook is capable of running Apple in the absence of visionary founder Steve Jobs, he’s done it twice before as Jobs, 55, battled with first pancreatic cancer and then a liver transplant. ...

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Who’s the most successful (and richest) journalist in the world? Why the Mail’s Padraic Fallon of course

Not that Padraic, the brother of former Independent boss Ivan Fallon, makes his money from newspapers although he’s a director of Lord Rothermere’s Daily Mail and General Trust, owner of the Daily Mail, Mail on Sunday, Metro and much else ...

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‘Tax dodger’ George Osborne ads put UK papers in a spin

An anti-tax dodger group called 38 Degrees has raised enough money from somewhere to run a UK national newspaper campaign accusing coalition government chancellor George Osborne, who’s supposed to be cracking down on tax-dodging companies, of being one himself. It ...

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New Indy i is “irrelevant, ill-conceived and ill-fated,” says Marketing Week columnist Mark Ritson

All the way from Australia where the voluble marketing columnist toils as associate professor of marketing at Melbourne Business School, University of Melbourne. Well it’s hardly Harvard is it? Anyway Ritson is a good writer but his damning put-down of ...

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