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Weber Shandwick takes creative reins for Fisher Price

As 2015 makes its debut so do lots of people, a fact noticed by toy firm Fisher-Price and its agency Weber Shandwick. So they’ve produced ‘Wishes For Baby,’ an edit of live births in 11 hospitals around the world, on ...

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Droga5 beats off US creative elite to land Chobani Greek yogurt

Droga5, which is still spitting feathers after Puma announced it was leaving the agency (insiders say it was Droga’s decision) will be feeling a bit more perky about the news that it’s been hired by US market-leading yogurt brand Chobani. ...

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McCann: out of the frying pan, into the fire

Harris Diamond – who’s he? The new chairman and chief executive of McCann Worldgroup, replacing Nick Brien as of last night – that’s who. Brien’s position has long since looked untenable – to all, that is, except senior Interpublic management. ...

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Now Interpublic steps up boom in Brazil with S2 Publicom PR purchase

Interpublic has bought a majority stake in S2Publicom, ranked among the top five public relations firms in Brazil. S2Publicom was formed last year by the merger of S2 and Publicom, two major public relations firms that have been operating in ...

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PR giant Weber Shandwick to challenge ad agencies with in-house creative department

Interpublic-owned Weber Shandwick, which claims to be the world’s biggest PR company, is entering the content game in London with the creation of what amounts to a 12-strong in-house creative department. The company, led by chairman Lord Chadlington (Peter Gummer ...

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Interpublic posts ten per cent first quarter growth but still loses $48m

The calamitous fortunes of marcoms company Interpublic in recent years are still apparent, with the company declaring a first quarter loss of $48m (down from $71.5m) even though its revenues increased 10.3 per cent to $1.47bn. Interpublic claimed organic growth ...

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