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M&C takes the gay way for Nat West Cashback Plus

Is this the first time a lesbian couple have appeared in a British TV ad, and a bank ad at that? Well they make a fleeting appearance in this new ad for Nat West Cashback Plus, a new retail loyalty ...

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Recession, what recession? The good times roll for M&C Saatchi’s top quartet

Original founder Charles Saatchi may be in the doghouse (he’s ‘accepted’ a police caution following a widely-publicised public row with wife Nigella Lawson) but younger brother Maurice, CEO David Kershaw (left), Bill Muirhead and Jeremy Sinclair are all doing very ...

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Britain’s much-derided banks try to make us like them again with TV ad blitz

Yesterday we looked at Nationwide’s new ad aiming a polite kick at rival banks (Nationwide is a mutual) while remarking that the aforementioned banks are sticking their heads above the parapet at last following the well-deserved beating they took for ...

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DLKW Lowe faces another big loss as £70m Morrisons reviews

I suppose poor old DLKW Lowe was bound to get it in the neck from Morrisons – the UK supermarket group has been struggling to keep pace with discounters Asda, Aldi and Lidl and now Tesco has entered that frame ...

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So did M&C Saatchi have a good year in 2012?

If you accept the company’s own spin on its 2012 numbers it had a stonking year, with revenue rising about 11 per cent to £169m (17 per cent in the UK) and pre-tax profit before accounting charges rising ten per ...

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