Emily Tan
Aug 17, 2017

Deloitte buys Ikea agency Acne and hires Sandoz to lead creative

Deloitte plans to double Acne's staff following the latest creative acquisition by a management consultancy.

Acne Agency was behind Ikea's humorous takedown of Balenciaga.

Deloitte Digital has bought Stockholm-based Acne Agency, which has worked with brands such as HM, Spotify and Ikea.

Acne was founded in 1996 and most recently gained attention for an ad noting the similarity between a Balenciaga bag, retailing for $2,145, and Ikea's blue reusable bags. 

The terms of the deal, which finalised on 15 August, were not disclosed, according to The Wall Street Journal ...

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