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Ocean’s super billboards turned on at Piccadilly Circus

The famous billboards at London’s Piccadilly Circus have been turned back on, courtesy of outdoor contractor Ocean Outdoor. Three of six spaces are now up for auction and the digital screens can recognise your car and target ads at you. ...

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Ocean Outdoor buys Midlands rival Signature

Ocean Outdoor has significantly strengthened its position in Birmingham and the West Midlands with the acquisition of premium large format poster firm Signature Outdoor for a reported £15m. Signature’s co-founders, Gerry Bew and Steve George will join Ocean’s executive team, ...

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Samsung goes big on digital outdoor for Galaxy S4

Samsung Electronics in the UK seems to have taken ever-expanding out of home (OOH) advertising to a new level in the UK with two digital ‘posters.’ One consists of two giant LED screens on the London IMAX cinema (below) on ...

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Lloyds Development Capital backs management buyout of Ocean Outdoor

The management team of Ocean Outdoor, backed by LDC Capital (part of Lloyds Banking Group), has bought the company from its early stage investors, Smedvig Capital and others, for an undisclosed sum. This means that Ocean Outdoor will stay independent ...

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France’s JC Decaux set to buy £50m Ocean Outdoor

French out of home giant JC Decaux is leading the bidding for the UK’s Ocean Outdoor and is expected to wrap up a £50m deal next week. Ocean Outdoor was founded by Damian Cox in 2005 and has the UK’s ...

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