Tuesday, February 27, 2024
Publicis Groupe was ranked number one in R3 Worldwide’s tabulation of global new business gains for full-year 2023. The Groupe had net new business revenue of $700 million, up nearly 7% versus 2022. That included $315 million from media pitches and $385 million from...
Havas has acquired UK-based B2B marketing agency Ledger Bennett, which has offices in Chicago and San Francisco and also operates in Europe, the Middle East & Africa and the Asia Pacific region. In 2022, Havas Media Network UK launched a dedicated B2B division, Havas...
Omnicom Group ended the year on a high note with organic revenue growth of 4.4%, which company CEO John Wren said exceeded expectations. Revenue for the period totaled $4.1 billion, up 5% percent on a reported basis. The company’s advertising and...
Music icon Usher headlined this years Super Bowl show with ads costing around $7m. The Super Bowl is one of the most-watched sporting events globally, attracting hundreds of millions of viewers. Advertisers can leverage this massive audience to maximise brand exposure and...
It is with profound sadness and a heavy heart that The Association of Corporate & Marketing Communications Professionals in Nigeria Banks (ACAMB) extends its deepest condolences to Access Holdings Group on the tragic passing of its esteemed CEO, Dr. Herbert Wigwe, CFR. The renowned...
WPP has announced its acquisition of a minority stake through a capital investment in OH-SO Digital, a new digital-first agency launching on 1 March. The strategic investment is part of WPP's ongoing targeted M&A strategy which focuses on the key growth areas of commerce, experience and technology.
Pitcher Festival of Creativity has announced the collaboration with Godmother, Romania to organize a creative cultural exchange programme with the youths of Romania and the Future Creative Leaders Academy (FCLA). The programme will provide a platform for intensive learning, discovering talents, as well as inspiring and immersing...
Following about six months of credentials presentations by some of Nigeria’s leading public relations firms, Dufil Prima Foods Limited, makers of Indomie Instant Noodles, has announced its verdict appointing Chain Reactions Africa, one of Africa’s leading Public Relations and Integrated Communications Consultancies, as its new Strategic Communications...
South Africa’s retail figures for November, including the Black Friday period were released recently by StatsSA. These insights may be a sneak preview into the state of December’s retail.In real terms, retail sales for November decreased by nearly 1& YoY with the largest negative contributors being textiles,...
Two African creatives have earned coveted spots on the distinguished Grand Jury for the 2024 AME Awards. Steve Babaeko, the CEO and CCO of X3M Ideas Nigeria, and Megan Nethercote, the strategy director at Fine Group South Africa, have both been selected...