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Publicis Conseil shows the true misery of Xmas for Orange

We rather miss Orange in the UK, with its history of better than good ads mostly by WCRS (also due to disappear thanks to an Engine Group re-organisation). Instead we have the horrible EE. Orange is now France Telecom’s headline ...

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Here’s a nice French Orange ad – pity about the others

Here’s a very nice ad from Publicis Conseil in Paris for Orange. And that’s it really. Except that I see lots of really good French ads wearing my MAA hat but I was in Paris at the weekend (what an ...

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Direct Line and EE line up Christmas reviews

This one’s a hardy perennial: big client calls review over Christmas. According to Campaign Direct Line is reviewing its £46m account with M&C Saatchi, which the agency has held since 2005. You’d think that with eight years to think about ...

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WCRS founder Robin Wight picks his Desert Island Ads

Robin Wight was one of the four founders of Wight Collins Rutherford Scott, one of the best-known and most highly-regarded UK agencies of the 1980s and beyond. WCRS produced ground-breaking campaigns for BMW, Carling and Orange among many others. He ...

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Orange returns to form with French Louvre ad

Telecoms companies are being forced, kicking and screaming, to cut their iniquitous roaming charges for travellers. But you have to make the best of these things and Orange in France (why isn’t it called Everything Everywhere there as in the ...

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LBi’s Simon Gill picks his Desert Island (Digital) Ads

Simon Gill joined digital agency LBi in 2006 as head of design for the web development team with responsibility for interaction and user experience design. He was rapidly promoted to creative director and is now executive creative director. He has ...

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Everything Everywhere becomes EE for 4G launch

And, er, that’s it. This branding lark makes fools of us all from time to time (Everything Everywhere made owners France Telecom and Deutsche Telekom look rather foolish, especially as they kept the Orange and T-Mobile brands). What else is ...

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Saatchi still ahead in boosting young creators but now brands are joining the search for talent

The 22nd Saatchi & Saatchi New Directors’ Showcase took place on Thursday morning, with this year’s ‘Meet Your Creator’ theme striking a particular chord, in literal terms with a spectacular musical intro, complete with flying computer-controlled choreographed Quadrotors. But also ...

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