Tag Archives: nokia

Mother wins global account for HMD’s new Nokias

Thursday 3rd November 2016: HMD Global, the company founded in May 2016 to create a new generation of Android-powered Nokia smartphones, feature phones and tablets, has appointed Mother as its lead global agency. The appointment follows a global pitch. HMD ...

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Nokia rides ‘selfies’ wave with ‘Pass It On’ campaign

It’s the year of, among other things, ‘selfies’ and Nokia (the phone business is now owned by Microsoft) is rowing in on the trend with this campaign, ‘Pass It On,’ for the Nokia 1020 trying to enlist users in 30 ...

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Post-Nokia Microsoft is in the last chance saloon – it needs a brilliant agency and even more brilliant ads

Much scratching of heads about Microsoft’s decision to fork out $7.2bn for Nokia’s phones business – it’s an obvious thing to do but they had that business already as the only profitable phone that Nokia is selling is the new ...

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CHI in the frame to relaunch Vertu luxury phones

Vertu mobile phones are a pretty strange idea. Made by Nokia, the British-based company is now privately owned and still with us even though its phones sell for about £3,000 and sharply upwards. But the owners have obviously decided they ...

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Big accounts on the move: Moneysupermarket.com, Nokia and RBS corporate

** Moneysupermarket.com is getting a bit twitchy at Mother, we hear. The ‘Epic’ campaign has never been one of our faves; but Mother is a formidable agency. So why not just sit down and come up with something good? **Nokia, ...

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Linus Karlsson raids W+K to find his creative leaders for McCann London

McCann Erickson London chairman and CCO Linus Karlsson (same job in New York) has advanced his hoped-for creative revolution at the Interpublic-owned network by hiring Rob Doubal and Lolly Thomson from Wieden+Kennedy London as executive creative directors (pictured by Campaign, ...

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