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Nike shoots itself in the foot with Pistorious ad

They keep doing it, don’t they? Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorious is on trial for shooting his girlfriend and Nike, whose stable of sports stars seem defined (in part) by their ability to get into trouble, runs this ad. In a ...

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Ambitious AKQA expands into Japan

AKQA is opening its 11th office, in Tokyo, hard on the heels of its tenth, in key client Nike’s home base of Portland. AKQA has opened four new offices so far this year. The digital agency, which was bought by ...

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AKQA heads for Portland, home of Nike and W+K

You can imagine the conversation can’t you – Ajaz Ahmed of AKQA (left) and Sir Martin Sorrell (not for the first time). “Look Ajaz, come in with us and we’ll back AKQA to be the biggest and best digital network ...

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Adidas and 180LA tread Nike’s turf for new D Rose 3

Derrick Rose is the D in Adidas’s new basketball-inpired shoe D Rose 3 but unfortunately the star point guard for the Chicago Bulls was struck down by a serious knee injury at the age of 23 (he’s recovering it seems). ...

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