The UK's press market has had another tough trading start to the year, with widespread falls in print circulations and advertising spend, as typified in a financial update by the Daily Mail & General Trust today.
Karen Stacey has just about got her feet under the desk as chief executive of Digital Cinema Media (DCM), when Camelot briefs a last-minute campaign due on screen in less than 24 hours.
TV debate row, Kitchengate - British politics continues to fail to treat people like adults.
During a hectic Advertising Week Europe, when many of adland's finest adopt multiple roles as hosts, interviewers and sector specialists on stage, there remains one person who regularly baffles and infuriates with his ability to juggle different and often conflicting interests. Step forward, Sir Martin Sorrell.
MediaCom retains its crown in the top 50 media agencies table. It leads the way ahead of OMD, Carat, Mindshare and MEC, which all make the top five.
Campaign's deputy features editor, James Swift, joins Gemma Charles and Charlotte McEleny, the deputy editor and digital editor of Marketing respectively, to run through the first day of Advertising Week Europe.
Delegates at Advertising Week Europe have voted in favour of bringing back the full service agency, following yesterday's session on the subject.
News UK's chief executive, Mike Darcey claimed "vindication" of the group's paywall strategy yesterday as total subscribers to the Times and Sunday Times passed 400,000 for the first time.
The creative and communications process of a campaign needs to be informed by the audience, according to Mark Creighton, the chief executive at Mindshare UK.
Tesco's secret media review continues to move along at pace, with the 20+ year incumbent, IPG's Initiative, believed to be competing against WPP's MediaCom and Publicis Groupe's ZenithOptimedia.
Katharine Viner, deputy editor of the Guardian since 2008 and editor-in-chief of Guardian US since 2014, has been named as the first female editor-in-chief of Guardian News & Media in its 194-year history
Comparethemarket.com, the price comparison site, has launched Meerkat Movies, offering two for one cinema tickets every Tuesday or Wednesday for a year.
Viacom International Media Networks, the new owner of Channel 5, has finally shown its hand and extended its relationship with Endemol Shine's reality series, Big Brother, for a further three years, at a cost of up to £40 million per year.
Sue Unerman, the chief strategy officer at MediaCom, provides her manifesto for media planning.
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