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TBWA hits the right note for Harrods at Christmas

I haven’t been to Harrods, the posh Knightsbridge store in London, for decades, ever since it fell into the grip of the ghastly ‘king of bling’ Mohamed Fayed. But he’s gone, thank goodness, and the fun-packed emporium is saying.. it’s ...

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BBH’s Stainer takes the hot seat at TBWA London

TBWA London has hired Richard Stainer (left) from BBH, where he had a brief stint as managing director of BBH New York. Stainer replaces Lindsey Evans, former president, who departed in the summer. TBWA has had more CEOs than you ...

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Peter Souter turns to veterans Campbell and Doyle to revive TBWA London

Former AMV stalwart Peter Souter has wasted no time in his mission to revive TBWA London, hiring award-winning duo Walter Campbell (left) and Sean Doyle who used to star at his former agency. The veteran duo’s gongs include a hatful ...

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Whoops – Marlon Devonish stars in GSK Olympics blockbuster but he’s not going to the Games

Picking sports winners for your ads is notoriously difficult and GlaxoSmithKline has committed a vintage howler in choosing British sprinter Marlon Devonish to front its campaign plugging its role as the official drugs tester at the imminent London Olympics. Sprinter ...

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UK retailer Game’s financial problems are more bad news for TBWA

UK computer games retailer Game Group (which also operates the Gamestation brand) is in trouble, set to lose £18m this year and trying to sell its 600 UK stores in a last-minute bid to rescue the business. Which means more ...

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