Haymarket Media Group is launching its leading advertising and marketing title, Campaign, in the US.
GLOBAL - Beauty company Guerlain has appointed Duke Razorfish as its worldwide digital strategy agency.
GLOBAL - American Express is looking for a direct marketing agency to work alongside its current roster agency OgilvyOne.
GLOBAL - Acer, the world's second largest maker of personal computers, has added AKQA to its global digital roster following a competitive pitch.
GLOBAL - Beiersdorf, the German healthcare company that owns the Nivea brand, has appointed Draft FCB as the global lead agency on its estimated US$700 million ad account.
GLOBAL - Facebook is to introduce location-based status updates that would allow brands to target consumers with geographically relevant marketing.
GLOBAL - Yahoo has signed David Beckham as its first global sports ambassador, as it looks to gain momentum in its marketing tussle with Google.
GLOBAL - Asia Pacific Breweries is reviewing its global advertising arrangements for its Tiger Beer brand.
GLOBAL - Social networks will need to start charging brands a premium for ad slots if they are to survive, according to a report released Wednesday.
LONDON - Apple is to secure its top position in the mobile market with the expected acquisition of mobile advertising business Quattro Wireless for $275m according to reports.
Novartis, the pharmaceutical giant, is searching for a global advertising agency to handle the international roll-out of an over-the-counter product.
GLOBAL - Motorola is reviewing its global creative agency arrangements for its mobile phone division.
GLOBAL - Michelin Tyres is to launch its first global ad campaign in a bid to retain its position as market leader.
GLOBAL - British Airways has appointed OgilvyOne as the lead agency to handle its global digital account.
GLOBAL - Airline Emirates has appointed independent agency StrawberryFrog Amsterdam to handle its US$300 million global advertising account.
GLOBAL - Levi's has appointed Wunderman as its first global digital agency, with responsibility for creative, social media, data strategy and analytics.
GLOBAL - Software company Adobe has taken out press and digital ads to hit back at Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, who has refused to allow Adobe's Flash technology on iPads and iPhones.
LONDON - Google has upped the ante in the mobile market with the launch of its new smartphone, Nexus One, which looks set to rival Apple's IPhone.
GLOBAL - Publicis Groupe is launching a new business, Publicis Webformance, which is being developed internationally to help small to medium-sized companies with their digital media.
GLOBAL - Intel is reviewing its global creative digital account, believed to be split between US-based agency Venables Bell & Partners and MRM Worldwide.