Tag Archives: out of home

Ocean brings digital Out of Home network to Birmingham

Ocean Outdoor is rolling out a new network of digital 6-sheet poster screens in partnership with Birmingham City Council. The new network will cover main city arterial and commuter routes. The screens are being supplied by Samsung with Esprit Digital. ...

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Alastair MacCallum takes top post at Kinetic UK

Alastair MacCallum (below), currently UK CEO of The&Partnership’s M/Six media agency in which WPP is a minority shareholder, is to be the new UK CEO of Kinetic. Kinetic is WPP’s Out of Home media planning and buying unit, the biggest ...

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Go-go Talon ups international expansion with US Out of Home media buy Grandesign

Talon, the UK’s biggest independent Out of Home agency, has bought the OOH business of Grandesign, the US’ second-largest independent in the sector. Grandesign’s traditional offices in San Diego, Denver, St. Louis, Los Angeles and Atlanta will take the Talon ...

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Global hits OOH big time with Exterion – but beware new competitors as posters become broadcast medium

Has Global, now one of the UK’s biggest media owners, overpaid for Exterion Media which handles the giant TfL London tube and trains poster contract? Global is reckoned to have paid Platinum Equity £450m for Exterion, which also has other ...

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Global’s Exterion buy creates giant new UK media owner

And then there were two. UK radio giant Global says it has a binding deal to buy Exterion Media – which holds the London tube advertising contract plus other transport operations outside London – which, added to its recent buys ...

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