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McCann London lands Cheapflights global content

Flight search and travel deals website Cheapflights, has appointed McCann London as “lead content agency” to accelerate its international growth. McCann has already worked with Cheapflights’ sister brand momondo (both part of Momondo Group) on a series of interactive campaigns ...

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Helen Mirren’s roguish debut for L’Oreal

A contract with fragrance giant L’Oreal almost goes with the territory for A-list actresses but Britain’s national treasure Helen Mirren has taken her time getting on L’Oreal’s list, 69 years to be precise. But here she is, in a new ...

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Homepride’s Fred the Flour Grader rises from the grave

Homepride has exhumed ‘Fred the Flourgrader’ to mark the old boy’s 50th anniversary, courtesy of McCann London. My friend George Parker has some interesting observations about Fred and his brief involvement in Fred’s career at agency Geers Gross, which invented ...

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New boss Al-Zaidy joins the Mothers at McCann London

The Motherication of McCann carries on apace with the appointment of Zaid Al-Zaidy as CEO from chief strategy officer. Al-Zaidy (left) was previously CSO at TBWA London but before that worked with Co-CCOs (sorry for all these C-suites) Rob Doubal ...

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McCann produces family masterpiece for Subway

Here’s an absolutely fabulous ad for Subway from McCann London. Why’s it so great? ‘Cos it features my daughter Clare (fleetingly, I think she’s the one stroking the white horse) and, somewhere, her dressage horse Ted (stage name Santos W). ...

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McCann tries ‘Carry on up Christmas’ for Paxo

Turkeys don’t vote for Christmas do they? And they gobble a lot. These are the two seminal jokes in this McCann London film for Paxo, stuffing in a packet for those of us who are going to make something wonderful ...

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