Feb 26, 2020

Dentsu tells 5000 Tokyo staffers to work from home

A Dentsu employee has been infected with COVID-19, and both Dentsu and Shiseido are asking thousands of employees who work in Tokyo's Shiodome area to telecommute.

Apr 16, 2019

Pantene challenges the hair police in Japanese schools

A new instalment in an ongoing campaign aims to spark conversation between students and teachers around the importance of self-expression.

Mar 12, 2019

New industry body aims to raise marketers’ status ...

The Marketer Career Association is positioned as a way for marketers to market themselves.

Dec 21, 2017

Creative accused of sexual harassment resigns in Japan

The #MeToo movement has reached Japanese advertising.

May 17, 2017

Lessons from the 'proud Japanese' poster furore

The level of interest in a six-year-old poster offers food for thought for communicators in Japan.

Feb 22, 2017

Ono City tells residents there's no place like home

Young people in Japanese town receive a gift that's intended to "plant the seeds of homesickness".