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Albion wins Thomas Cook’s pan-European account

Travel giant Thomas Cook Group has appointed Albion to handle its heavyweight pan-European advertising, communications and marketing account. Albion, now owned by MDC Partners, won the account following a competitive pitch. Thomas Cook CMO Remo Masala says: “Albion has all ...

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Garry Lace agency Beta may be on the market

Beta, the agency set up by former Lowe boss Garry Lace (left) and RKCR/Y&R founder Robert Campbell is said to be looking for a buyer. Other gossips says that Lace has departed the agency. Lace, who’s had a colourful London ...

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‘Unofficial’ Rolex effort tops UK poll of most engaging Facebook pages

An unofficial Rolex page has topped the charts in the second quarterly Facebook Engagement Index (FEI). The page devoted to the luxury watch manufacturer was followed by Thomas Cook, Warburtons and Bosch in an analysis of the top 250 super ...

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Publicis Groupe and WPP step up India battle

The Brits and the French spent much of the 18th century vying for control of India (the Brits won, of course) and the two old adversaries seem to be busily engaged in another contest to the death on the sub-continent, ...

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Thomas Cook and JWT India show UK big brother how to make a decent ad

Thomas Cook, the venerable UK travel agent (now majority-owned by a German outfit) has been a veritable disaster zone recently, losing nearly £400m last year and sacking long-serving CEP Manny Fontenia-Novoa. It’s now kept afloat by its bank lenders and ...

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