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Engine Group gets bigger but substantial post-tax profits still prove elusive

Peter Scott’s Engine Group, whose companies include WCRS, Partners Andrews Aldridge and sports marketing business Synergy, made a small post-tax profit £422,000 in 2012 compared with a loss of £5.2 million in the previous year. The results were affected by ...

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Maxus names Madhvi Pahwa as first global talent director – based in India

Talent directors seem to be the new flavour of the month within big marcoms companies and high-flying Maxus, the newest mainstream WPP/GroupM media agency on the block, has just named its first, Madhvi Pahwa (pictured). Pahwa is currently a managing ...

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Storm breaks over new Apple iPad 4G ad ‘claims’

Ad regulators in Sweden and the UK are investigating alleged claims in Apple’s current campaign fot the new iPad 3 that it has 4G capability – it does in the US on the AT&T and Versizon LTE networks but not ...

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US puts the frighteners on in anti-smoking campaign

The last time the UK Department of Health tried to put the frighteners on smokers with a television advertising campaign, it got into trouble with the Advertising Standards Authority. Apparently, this 2009 ad was much too scary for children. And ...

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