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Dec 20, 2022

Tokyo Games bribery scandal: Hakuhodo reportedly confesses to rigging bids as probe widens

The news comes less than a month after ADK Holdings voluntarily confessed its culpability in the widening scandal, meanwhile Dentsu denies any knowledge of collusion.

Dec 12, 2022

Behind the Tokyo Olympics bribery scandal involving Dentsu, Hakuhodo and ADK

Less than two weeks after ad giants Dentsu, ADK and Hakuhodo were raided in Tokyo on alleged bid-rigging charges, we look at the troubled timeline of the tainted Games and whether it threatens Japan's bid to host the 2030 Winter Olympics in Sapporo.

Oct 19, 2022

ADK president arrested over bribery allegations

President Shinichi Ueno, along with two former employees, have been arrested following an office raid in Tokyo.

Apr 25, 2022

ADK Group’s aggressive digital drive

AGENCY REPORT CARD: The Bain Capital-owned network has invested heavily in its digital transformation, but its business at home in Japan has been relatively slow to make the shift.

Mar 7, 2022

ADK acquires India-based Rage Communications

The deal will give the Japanese network access to clients in India and Australia.

Apr 5, 2021

The X factor: Why agencies want to lead in ‘experience’

When asked to describe what they do, more agencies are describing themselves as providers of ‘experience’. What exactly does this mean?