A series of buyout funds including US firms Advent and Blackstone are in talks with advertising group WPP to explore bids for a majority stake in its data analytics unit Kantar.
WPP, the world’s largest advertising group, reported a better than expected jump in first-half net sales and said that its British operations showed signs in July of a “post-Brexit recovery”, sending its shares to a record high.
WPP’s Martin Sorrell, head of the world’s largest advertising company, has raked in more £120 million (€155m) in the past six years in annual pay — but his biggest windfall is yet to come.
WPP strengthened its position at the top of the advertising industry last year as its geographical reach and strong digital sales gave it the edge over its two closest rivals, who were distracted by a failed merger.
Measurement.ie, the premier conference for those working in the digital sector, is back.
The international stars of digital media marketing will gather in Dublin to share their thoughts, techniques (and a few secrets) on data analytics as part of the third annual measurement.ie conference.
A very clever PR #win for British Airways with these innovative digital billboards that tell viewers what planes are passing overhead.
Global stock markets powered ahead today on renewed hopes America's money-printing presses will continue to roll.
JANE Maas, one of the female pioneers of the advertising industry on New York’s Madison Avenue, is happy to be compared to Peggy Olson, the character from Mad Men, the 1960s-based American TV series about advertising, sex, booze and chain-smoking.
The biggest advertising agency in the world is to shift its global headquarters from Dublin to Britain.
TECHNOLOGY is allowing clubbers to interact with their friends on a night out — even if they’re not in the room.
THE C&AG report shows that while money within the HSE has never been tighter, millions have still been spent on outside consultants ranging from media to data analysis.
A PROVOCATIVE series of Irish Examiner advertising campaigns has been honoured in a prestigious global competition.
THE Irish newspaper industry is in “a good place” and not in danger of being consumed by digital media, according to the sector’s representative body.
Advertising and marketing giant WPP posted a 7% rise in half-year profits today after overcoming a “relatively weak” performance in the UK.
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Advertising giant WPP today reported a 16% hike in profits but said worries over the US economy were clouding its outlook.
Advertising giant WPP has said first-quarter revenues grew 12% as companies returned to the acquisition trail following the economic slowdown.
APN News & Media, the Australasian print and media group 45% owned by Independent News & Media, may target India in its next major expansion.
WPP Group, the world’s biggest advertising group, warned of further advertising gloom yesterday, predicting no recovery until next year at the earliest as it posted an 8% slide in underlying revenues.
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