CASE STUDY: The inside story on how the brand and its agency, Mother, dragged victory from the jaws of potentially disastrous supply issues in the UK.
The group had been expected to hire about 2,000 new employees.
The S4 Capital founder spoke at a Campaign Breakfast Briefing in London Thursday morning.
Apple has beaten Google to return to the top, with Amazon in third place.
The entire global business, including buying for the US and China, is worth $1.8 billion globally and kicks in starting in January.
The remit includes global brand positioning, integrated communications strategy and creative. The account will be run out of Chicago.
The Inspiration Council and Futures Council will bring greater diversity to the agency's creative work, says CEO Tamara Ingram.
Initiative's global chief executive Mat Baxter on the agency's fightback in 2017, why he welcomes competition from the consultancies, and a crucial 12 months for the UK business.
James McGrath, creative chairman of Clemenger BBDO, is hoping for a return to extraordinary thinking from and for brands.
Sir Martin Sorrell has confirmed details of his return to the front line of advertising only weeks after leaving WPP, with the launch of a new "multinational communication services business".
The new practice will unify a global network of over 1,500 data scientists, analytics consultants, technologists and data designers.
US and China not included in the account, which covers 37 international territories, many of which were previously handled by BBDO.
One year on from Marc Pritchard’s seminal address at the same event, Weed is expected to warn attendees that the situation is "no longer an advertising industry issue".
New York's chief prosecutor Eric Schneiderman has opened an investigation into Devumi.
The tool, which it promises will connect its 80,000 global employees, will be unveiled at the group’s Viva Technology event in Paris in May.
Arthur Sadoun appears to be showing the strain of leading Publicis Groupe in the company's annual Christmas message to its employees.
The five-month pitch covered the company’s largest markets, including China, Indonesia and India.
Cannes Lions-owner Ascential has announced a host of changes to next year's festival, including plans to a reduce the length of the event and to "simplify" its awards structure.
Procter & Gamble (P&G) chief executive Bob McDonald is to step down from his role, with predecessor AG Lafley set to return to the top job at the FMCG giant.
SHANGHAI - Chinese car firm Geely Automobile has announced plans to roll out in the UK next year, with its first vehicles going on sale in January 2013.