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Ever-acquisitive WPP buys digital outfits in New York and South Africa

WPP CEO Sir Martin Sorrell (left) is pushing towards his target of 40 per cent of revenues from digital with two more small-ish acquisitions:New York’s Group SJR will will join the Hill & Knowlton PR network and South Africa’s Native. ...

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Now Sainsbury’s and AMV turn to TV food porn

Food porn, dont’cha miss it? Back in the 90s, or thereabouts, Marks & Spencer was famous for its orgasmic food ads and now Sainsbury’s and trusty agency AMV/BBDO appears to be rehearsing the genre in this new campaign. Well it’s ...

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TED picks 2013’s ‘Ads Worth Spreading’

TED is a non-profit conference outfit run by the Sapling Foundation that promotes ‘Ideas Worth Spreading.’ And once a year it choose ten ‘Ads Worth Spreading.’ Most of this year’s crop we’ve featured already (they’re all here) but here’s one ...

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