Bauer buys Orion Media

Bauer buys Orion Media

Bauer Media has bought the Midlands-based radio company Orion Media, the owner of the Free and Gem radio brands.

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B&Q most aired brand on UK TV in April

B&Q most aired brand on UK TV in April

B&Q was the most advertised brand by TV airtime in the UK last month.

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PlayStation to take over Gogglebox ad break for new Uncharted game

PlayStation to take over Gogglebox ad break for new Uncharted game

PlayStation is taking over an ad break during Channel 4's Gogglebox tonight and invites viewers to tweet in with answers to a game to be in with a chance of winning prizes.

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Media Week 30 under 30 deadline extended to 13 May

Media Week 30 under 30 deadline extended to 13 May

Just one week left to enter Media Week's search for young talent – hurry!

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Streaming and video downloads set to overtake DVD usage in UK

Streaming and video downloads set to overtake DVD usage in UK

Video streaming sites such as Netflix and Amazon Prime will be more popular in the UK than buying and renting DVDs for the first time, according to new research.

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Elgin Marbles campaigners launch provocative outdoor ad in London

Elgin Marbles campaigners launch provocative outdoor ad in London

Lobbying efforts to persuade the British Museum to "return" the Elgin Marbles to Greece have taken a surprising turn.

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The New Day: media agencies' view on paper's closure

The New Day: media agencies' view on paper's closure

Trinity Mirror's "ambitious" and "bold" decision to launch The New Day in a declining print market was not backed up with enough resources and suffered from a lack of digital engagement, media agencies have told Campaign.

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Northern & Shell turns to comScore to boost audience reach claims

Northern & Shell turns to comScore to boost audience reach claims

The owner of the Daily Express, OK! and The Health Lottery claims its online content is twice as likely to reach its target audience than the average website after commissioning independent research from comScore.

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The New Day: Trinity Mirror bosses should feel ashamed at paper's failure

The New Day: Trinity Mirror bosses should feel ashamed at paper's failure

The New Day's closure shows that readers and advertisers won't pay for dross in print, which remains an engaging medium, says Campaign's head of media.

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For the sake of the work, iron out those differences

For the sake of the work, iron out those differences

No apologies for adding to the noise around ISBA's salvo in media agencies' direction last week, with clients concerned that they can't trust agencies on issues like "click fraud, viewability, verification and brand safety".

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ISBA isn't rebuilding trust with agency blame game

ISBA isn't rebuilding trust with agency blame game

If Britain's advertisers want to improve relations with media agencies, they are going about it in a strange way.

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Is ISBA right that media agencies don't serve clients' best interests?

Is ISBA right that media agencies don't serve clients' best interests?

The body has taken steps to introduce greater transparency amid growing distrust, Gideon Spanier writes.

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Things we like: Harvey Nicks' Vogue 100 ad

Things we like: Harvey Nicks' Vogue 100 ad

It's hard to imagine that advertising might steal some of the attention from editorial in the 100th-anniversary edition of Vogue, starring the Duchess of Cambridge in her first cover shoot, but Harvey Nichols did just that by enlisting a 100-year-old model.

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Trinity Mirror's print ad revenue falls 19% as The New Day closes

Trinity Mirror's print ad revenue falls 19% as The New Day closes

Print advertising revenue at Trinity Mirror fell by 19 per cent in the first four months of this year, the publisher reported on the day it confirmed it would close The New Day.

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BMW launches £20m UK media contest

BMW launches £20m UK media contest

BMW is reviewing its estimated £20 million media account in the UK.

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