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WPP’s Grey and JWT win lion’s share of giant bank HSBC’s £400m ad budget

WPP agencies Grey and JWT have been appointed ‘lead’ agencies on giant bank HSBC’s £400m global creative account while Publicis Groupe’s Saatchi & Saatchi has won its wealth management business. The business was put up for review last year. JWT ...

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New Nestle USA boss Paul Grimwood reviews $800m account

A new client usually means an agency review and new boss of Nestle USA, Brit Paul Grimwood (left), is no exception. Nestle USA has announced a wide-ranging review of its $800m or so ad budget, starting with media currently handled ...

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Wieden+Kennedy leads contenders for BBDO’s flagship $300m Gillette account

Procter & Gamble is reviewing its massive Gillette shaving business currently at BBDO. Omnicom-owned BBDO is going to defend the account and will face competition from roster agency groups Publicis, WPP (mainly a Unilever agency so this will be interesting) ...

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Former Wieden star Jeff Kling emerges as new Fallon creative boss

Jeff Kling, who resigned as ECD of Wieden+Kennedy Amsterdam in August 2010, has re-merged as CCO of Fallon Minneapolis, the HQ of the Publicis Groupe-owned network. Kling has been freelancing since he left W+K. Kling says:”The whole organization really impressed ...

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Will Droga5 fly with global Qantas win?

Finally Australian airline Qantas has made its mind up about something. After a marathon 10-month global ad review waylaid by catastrophic industrial action and a last-minute organisational upheaval, the airline’s got a creative winner. And it is: much-garlanded indie agency ...

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