Hakuhodo

Feb 9, 2021

Agency Report Card 2020: Hakuhodo

Despite facing severe challenges from a drop in client spend, Hakuhodo forged on with substantial workplace reforms and stronger investments in community, sustainability and innovation.

Dec 11, 2020

Telkomsel calls digital review

Indonesia's largest mobile service provider has put its incumbent digital agency on notice as it prepares a multi-agency pitch.

Nov 19, 2020

Ex-staffer arrested for allegedly defrauding Hakuhodo DY Media Partners via fake advertising orders

Tokyo police have arrested an employee suspected of orchestrating up to JPY 700 million (US $6.7 million) in fake billings.

Oct 22, 2020

Hakuhodo acquires stake in UK digital transformation consultancy

The Japanese holding company has the option to increase its 25% equity stake in Public Digital to a majority interest in the future.

Apr 27, 2020

Hakuhodo takes control of Taiwanese agency group Growww Media

Addition of five agency brands including United Communications Group and Interplan adds 711 new employees and substantial marketing and activation capabilities.

Apr 24, 2020

Hakuhodo invests across disciplines and geographies, but to what avail?

AGENCY REPORT CARD: See Hakuhodo's overall grade and our detailed report breaking down its 2019 performance in terms of leadership, creativity, innovation, business growth, and people/diversity initiatives.