Publicis Groupe Acquires Leading Digital Marketing Agency 'Synergize' in South Africa
(Paris) Publicis Groupe has announced the 100% acquisition of South African digital search marketing company, Synergize.
Publicis Mojo (Australia) Launches New Campaign for Nescafé Azera
(Sydney) NESCAFÉ launches an innovation in coffee.Proving that you don't need to go far for a great cup of coffee, NESCAFÉ has recently launched AZERA, the latest innovation in instant coffee.
Leo Burnett and DigitasLBi (USA) Tap on Fan's Twitter and Facebook to Premiere New "Everything's Important" Commercial for Sprint
(Chicago) Today, Team Sprint – Leo Burnett and DigitasLBi – unveiled the latest spot in the hit "Everything's Important" campaign starring James Earl Jones and Malcolm McDowell via a chosen fan of the campaign's Twitter feed.
Adidas Launches Latest World-Cup Guerilla Campaign in Brazil with MSLGROUP Espalhe
(Sao Paulo) In its latest guerrilla campaign from MSLGROUP Espalhe, launched today, official World Cup sponsor Adidas has promised to give every Brazilian born on December 3rd 2013 their very own genuine 'Brazuca'* – the official World Cup 2013 ball.
Toyota and Publicis Mojo (Australia) Launch 'Legendary Moments' Campaign
(Sydney) Toyota has launched the 14th spot in its longest-running and ever-popular Legendary Moments campaign via Publicis Mojo. But this time it's a whole new ball game.
Give a Shit: Saatchi & Saatchi Singapore Launches Crowdfunding Initiative for the World Toilet Organization
(Singapore) Saatchi & Saatchi Singapore and the World Toilet Organization have launched a crowdfunding initiative to improve sanitation for school children in South Africa
Saatchi & Saatchi Russia Shelves Rate Card for Startups in Collaboration with the Internet Initiative Development Fund
(Moscow) Leading global creative agency Saatchi & Saatchi Moscow will develop a series of advertising campaigns worth up to USD 200,00 for some of Russia's most promising startups waiving all agency fees.
New Campaign by Publicis Conseil (France) for Renault Kangoo Express and Z.E. 'Portraits'
(Paris) Renault has just launched the new version of its iconic Kangoo onto the utility vehicle market, with a new design (front and dashboard), 3 front seats and a new range of engines including the Energy dCi 90hp, which leads its segment in terms of fuel consumption and CO2 emissions.
National Book Tokens Launches Christmas ad Campaign with Kitcatt Nohr Digitas (UK)
(London) National Book Tokens, the only gift card accepted across major bookselling chains in the UK and Ireland, has launched its Christmas ad campaign.
awards / ranking
Del Campo Saatchi & Saatchi (Argentina) Awarded Best Agency at El Diente for Seventh Consecutive Year.
(Bogota) For the seventh year in a row, Del Campo Saatchi & Saatchi has been named Best Agency of the Year at El Diente, the festival organized by the Círculo de Creativos Argentinos.
Renault Celebrates its 12th F1 World Champion Title with Publicis Consultants (France)
(Paris) Le championnat de F1 vient de se terminer sur un 12ème titre de champion du monde des constructeurs pour le moteur Renault engagé en Formule 1 depuis 1977.
Badillo Saatchi & Saatchi (Puerto Rico) Wins Three Bronze Awards at El Ojo Iberoamérica
(San Juan) Badillo Saatchi & Saatchi took home three Bronze awards from the 16th edition of El Ojo de Iberoamérica, held recently in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Saatchi & Saatchi Belgrade (Serbia) scoops two awards at EPICA
(Belgrade) The Belgrade office's "One photo a day in the worst year of life" won silver in Public Interest and bronze in Online Film categories at the EPICA awards, extending its winning streak in 2013.
case studies / research
MSLGROUP (France) has Today Published an Interactive Report “The Future of Employee (Re)Engagement”
(Paris) MSLGROUP has today published an interactive report "The Future of Employee (Re)Engagement", that addresses one of the most critical leadership challenges globally, today*.
SMG, Mashwork Research: Nearly 40% of Consumers' Online Tech Discussion Focuses on Providing Support, Guidance
(Chicago) More than four million social media discussions were held online last year among consumers and IT decision makers purchasing new technology products, according to new research from Starcom MediaVest Group and Mashwork.
Verbe (France) Wins Six New Budgets for Annual Reports
(Paris) Verbe, l'agence de contenus de Publicis Consultants, poursuit son développement avec le gain de six budgets dans l'un de ses domaines d'expertise : le rapport annuel.
ZenithOptimedia (France) Wins the Ebro Foods and InBev accounts
(Paris) ZenithOptimedia annonce avoir remporté le conseil et achat d'espace du groupe agroalimentaire espagnol Ebro Foods, suite à une compétition l'ayant opposé à Vizeum (agence sortante) et Havas Media.
events / speeches
Q&A Panel Announced for Singapore Screening of Saatchi & Saatchi New Directors' Showcase
(Singapore) Singapore filmmaker Wee Li Lin, Great Guns producer Ays Tan, The Straits Times film reviewer John Lui and human behavioural expert James Breeze, will be discussing the impact of the Internet on filmmaking at the first ever screening of the Saatchi & Saatchi New Directors' Showcase (NDS) in Singapore, to be held on 10 December 2013.
Alina Hückelkamp promoted to Chief Strategy and Innovation Officer Razorfish Germany
(Berlin) Alina Hückelkamp has been promoted to Chief Strategy and Innovation Officer for Razorfish Germany. She will be responsible for all clients as well as the strategic and innovative development of the management board.
Publicis Worldwide Appoints Roberto Lima as Chairman of Brazil
Publicis Worldwide announced today that it has named Roberto Lima as Chairman, Brazil.