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Bauer Media restructures sales team around agencies

Bauer Media restructures sales team around agencies

Bauer Media UK, home to brands including heat, Grazia, Empire, Magic and Absolute Radio, has restructured its commercial operation away from platform led sales into teams focused around clients and agency relationships.

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Homebase inks three-year Sky IQ deal for customer insight

Homebase inks three-year Sky IQ deal for customer insight

Homebase has signed a three-year deal with BSkyB's customer intelligence arm Sky IQ.

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BBC Radio 4 and 6 Music hire Somethin' Else for social media

BBC Radio 4 and 6 Music hire Somethin' Else for social media

BBC Radio 4 and 6 Music have appointed content house Somethin' Else to their social media account, to create more than 100 pieces of activity per month.

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We Are Pi wins Wrangler's European creative account

We Are Pi wins Wrangler's European creative account

We Are Pi, the Amsterdam-based agency, has won Wrangler's European advertising account after a competitive pitch.

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Shop entrances are hot spots for mobile use, says Starcom

Shop entrances are hot spots for mobile use, says Starcom

Almost a quarter of shoppers use their mobile phones while waiting outside retail destinations, whereas only three per cent use them while looking at products, according to research from Starcom MediaVest Group.

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IAB: ad is 'viewable' if half of it is seen for one second

IAB: ad is 'viewable' if half of it is seen for one second

The Internet Advertising Bureau UK has released guidelines for "viewable impressions" for online display ads, saying that an ad is "viewable" if half of it appears in the browser for one second.

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Powerade launches global World Cup campaign

Powerade launches global World Cup campaign

Powerade, the Coca-Cola-owned sports drink, has launched a global campaign with FC Barcelona player Andrés Iniesta, ahead of the 2014 Fifa World Cup.

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Rusbridger celebrates 'Guardian at its best' ahead of Pulitzer prize

Rusbridger celebrates 'Guardian at its best' ahead of Pulitzer prize

The Guardian's editor in chief Alan Rusbridger has celebrated the open culture at the publisher for making its dogged coverage of the National Security Agency's online espionage possible, ahead of being awarded the Pulitzer prize for public service journalism.

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M&C Saatchi expects Walker Media to quadruple in value

M&C Saatchi expects Walker Media to quadruple in value

M&C Saatchi expects its remaining 24.9 per cent stake in Walker Media to quadruple in value, after it sold three quarters of the business to Publicis Groupe for £36 million in November.

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Dove launches first cinema campaign with 'real beauty' sequel

Dove launches first cinema campaign with 'real beauty' sequel

Dove is releasing the follow-up to its Cannes Titanium Grand Prix-winning 'Real Beauty Sketches' campaign in cinemas across the UK, marking a first for the brand.

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iProspect appoints chief media officer among four senior hires

iProspect appoints chief media officer among four senior hires

iProspect, the Dentsu Aegis digital and data network, has bolstered its UK team with a raft of new senior roles, including Matt Adams who will join iProspect UK as chief media officer, from DigitasLBi.

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Unilever pilots multi-brand advertising with YouTube beauty channel

Unilever pilots multi-brand advertising with YouTube beauty channel

Unilever has created a YouTube channel filled with hair styling tutorials from well-known video bloggers as a platform to advertise a range of its hair brands.

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Google becomes major UK advertiser after boosting spend by 50% in 2013

Google becomes major UK advertiser after boosting spend by 50% in 2013

Google was among the UK's biggest advertisers last year, after a 50 per cent lift in total spend.

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Newspaper ABCs: Print circulations for March 2014

Newspaper ABCs: Print circulations for March 2014

The latest circulation figures from the Audit Bureau of Circulations for March 2014.

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MEC boss Courtier hails £600m Vodafone media win as 'life changing'

MEC boss Courtier hails £600m Vodafone media win as 'life changing'

Charles Courtier, the global chief executive of MEC, has described the awarding of the $1 billion (£600 million) worldwide media account to his agency as a "life changing win" and "crucially important" to his network, in a missive to staff.

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Telegraph's Seiken: 'I've changed an iconic institution before'

Telegraph's Seiken: 'I've changed an iconic institution before'

Telegraph Media Group's new editor in chief and chief content officer, Jason Seiken, further outlined his vision for the group and hailed a "golden age of journalism" at Newsworks' Shift conference yesterday.

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Limited Space launches £1.6m digital out-of-home network

Limited Space launches £1.6m digital out-of-home network

Digital Out-of-home shopping mall specialist Limited Space has rolled out its £1.6 million screen network Digital Showcase Media (DSM) across the UK.

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Partners Andrews Aldridge restructures creative with hires and promotions

Partners Andrews Aldridge restructures creative with hires and promotions

Partners Andrews Aldridge has restructured its creative team with three new hires and two promotions, including the introduction of deputy creative directors.

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Group M wins Vodafone's £600m media account

Group M wins Vodafone's £600m media account

Vodafone has awarded its estimated £600 million global media planning and buying account to Group M's MEC, with the UK account being run through a 'Team Red Media' unit.

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'We will always love M&S' says Walker Media in goodbye statement

'We will always love M&S' says Walker Media in goodbye statement

Walker Media has responded to losing the £60 million Marks & Spencer media planning and buying account, which was moved to Mindshare this morning after 14 years with Walker.

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