Two sides had informal conversations about a merger on multiple occasions.
Saatchi & Saatchi New Zealand transplants the effects of a poor internet connection to the real world in a spot for Chorus, directed by Sweetshop's Damien Shatford.
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Saatchi & Saatchi benefitted from Publicis Groupe's 'Power of One' integration in 2019, but its creative work out of Asia disappointed.
Financial watchdog was known to be examining agency but formal probe begins proceedings that could lead to prosecution.
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