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Publicis and Stagwell kick off 2022 M&A with Tremend and Goodstuff buys

If 2021 was a year of consolidation for the big ad holding companies – restoring their fortunes after Covid-battered 2020 – 2022 may be the year when they spread their wings with bids and deals. Publicis Groupe has bought Tremend ...

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Top Publicis duo Levy and Sadoun work their world – from King Kong to Easy Rider

‘Work your world’ is Publicis’ latest Marcel-induced mantra, inviting staff to work anywhere in the Publicis empire for six weeks. But what about the bosses? Are Maurice Levy (supervisory board chairman) and Arthur Sadoun (CEO) going to take advantage? They ...

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Publicis invites staff to work their world – anywhere

Where would you like to go next year? Publicis, via its in-house comms system Marcel, is offering everyone the chance to work anywhere in the world for up to six weeks next year. Subject to health and safety, of which ...

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The&Partnership wins Ineos Hygiene, Publicis.Poke wins Tork

The&Partnership has won Ineos Hygiene, a new business set up by the chemicals giant to produce handwash in the pandemic, initially for healthcare workes. Now it’s become Ineos’ first consumer-facing brand. Ineos COO George Ratcliffe says: “We’re delighted to have ...

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Publicis adds to media hot streak as Zenith wins Lloyds from WPP’s MediaCom

Publicis Media is filling its Christmas stocking early this year, Zenith in the UK winning Lloyds Banking Group from WPP’s MediaCom in a statutory review, ending a 12-year relationship with WPP. Earlier in the week Zenith won ZPG websites Confused.com, ...

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Publicis Groupe’s Spark Foundry wins Facebook media

Publicis Groupe’s Spark Foundry has, as expected, won Facebook’s estimated $1bn global media account. Spark Foundry, MediaVest as it used to be, beat Dentsu, which had some Facebook business, and Havas in the final pitches. WPP’s Mindshare had handled Facebook ...

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