advertising news

Feb 2, 2021

Vishnu Mohan: From digging oil in the middle of the ocean to joining advertising

The outgoing chairman and CEO of Havas Group, Southeast Asia, India and North Asia, speaks with Campaign India about his advertising career, setting up the media unit at the agency, ageism and more.

Oct 5, 2020

Ikea apologises, 'unpromotes' campaign after Hindu group protest

While the video is still available on YouTube, the video has been 'unpromoted on social media'.

Sep 28, 2020

Indian marketers and agencies change same-sex, live-in partner benefits in push for inclusion

Mondelez India is the most recent company to offer mediclaim policy benefits to live-in partners; while DDB Mudra Group and Dentsu offer insurance benefits to same-sex partners. Other agencies may follow suit.

Sep 20, 2020

Wavemaker's Monaz Todywalla joins PHD India as CEO

Replaces Jyoti Bansal who moved on in June.

Aug 5, 2020

Publicis parts ways with employee following combative tweets on coronavirus

Holding company parted ways with Tom Goodwin after he tweeted about pandemic.