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McCann London MD on how it won Chivas after ‘awful’ start

McCann London won the global advertising account for Pernod Ricard whisky brand Chivas last December. It was a triumph for the agency, not least because of the “awful” start it got off to in the pitch process. But the agency’s managing director explained why it was an...

Labour Party calls for crackdown on gambling advertising

The Labour Party has revealed its plan to ban gambling advertising, including a ‘whistle to whistle’ ban on betting ads in live sport and a ban on the use of credit cards to bet. Tom Watson MP, deputy leader of the Labour Party and shadow digital, culture, media and...

Advertiser trust in agencies has declined

Trust between advertisers and agencies has declined in the past 12 months, with just 10% of advertisers rating levels of trust with their agencies as 'high' or 'very high'. The findings come from ID Comms’ Global Media Transparency Survey, which follows a previous...

Netflix hunts permanent UK production studio

Netflix is on the hunt for a permanent production space in the UK, according to reports. The Guardian cited anonymous sources in the film industry as saying that Netflix has identified the UK “as a target location for a long lease” on a studio. Netflix said it plans...