He must be a brave man, new Marks & Spencer CEO Marc Bolland as he hinted that the company may make a further foray into the United States when announcing M&S profits of £780m yesterday. Bolland, formerly CEO of UK ...Read More »
ITV is set to announce £300m profits from good old spot advertising – so why is it worrying so much about digital?
To put this into context, ITV’s anticipated pre-tax profits of £300m (due to be announced Wednesday) on a revenue of about £2bn nearly all come from the sale of TV spots (up 16 per cent over the course of the ...Read More »
UK adland seems awash with money at the moment with Chime Communications, the advertising to PR empire ruled by Mrs Thatcher’s favourite adman Lord Bell, turning in half year profits of £12.3m up from £8.9m (itself a good performance in ...Read More »
This is how Marketing Week columnist Mark Ritson works it out anyway. And it’s all well and good until you get to the notorious Foxconn assembly plant in China which is currently putting up its miserly wages in the face ...Read More »