INCOPRO and WR Investigations Join Forces to Deliver a Full Online and Offline Brand Protection Capability

INCOPRO and WR Investigations Join Forces to Deliver a Full Online and Offline Brand Protection Capability

INCOPRO, the online brand protection specialist, and WR Investigations (WRi Group), the anti-counterfeiting and piracy investigations and physical brand protection company have completed a strategic alliance that sees INCOPRO establish an expert analyst team operating from WRi’s offices in Wales. INCOPRO’s analyst team will work with the TALISMAN online brand protection system and alongside the […]

Welsh Media Agency Orchard Ranked as a Top 100 UK Independent Agency

Welsh Media Agency Orchard Ranked as a Top 100 UK Independent Agency

Orchard Media and Events Group are celebrating being named as one of the Top 100 independent marketing and communications agencies in the UK as ranked by industry magazine The Drum which scored from over 16,000 independent agencies. In a double-win, the Cardiff-based agency also secured membership of the prestigious IPA (Institute for Practitioners in Advertising) in […]

Diane Morgan Tries New Things in First Direct Brand Awareness Campaign

Diane Morgan Tries New Things in First Direct Brand Awareness Campaign

first direct, the UK’s most recommended bank, has partnered with actress and comedian Diane Morgan to launch a social media campaign which aims to encourage consumers to step out of their comfort zone and try something new. The campaign focuses on why first direct is the bank of choice for the adventurous-minded. People who value a customer-focused, […]

Marcoms M&A on the rise in Western Europe

Marcoms M&A on the rise in Western Europe

New research has shown that marcoms agencies in Western Europe (excluding the UK) are becoming increasingly attractive to global buyers, bucking the overall trend of falling deal volumes. A quarter (25%) of all industry M&A deals in Q1-Q3 this year involved targets in the region, compared to only 19% over the same period in 2016, […]

Video is fastest growing Ad Format

Video is fastest growing Ad Format

Driven by the rise in popularity of people watching online video, advertisers spent more on video ads than banner ads for the first ever time – according to the latest Internet Advertising Bureau UK / PwC Digital Adspend report. In the first half of 2017, advertisers spent £699 million on video ads – a 46% […]

Marketers Predict Growth as Sponsorship Increasingly Delivers Against Multiple Objectives

Marketers Predict Growth as Sponsorship Increasingly Delivers Against Multiple Objectives

Marketers believe that sponsorship is now a vital ingredient in the marketing mix, achieving multiple objectives such as shifting brand perception and consideration, and playing an increasingly important role in employee engagement, according to a report published by MKTG in association with the European Sponsorship Association. Frontier 2017 is a based on a survey of over 200 sponsorship […]

Rap Legend Scarface and Former NFL Player Arian Foster Face Off in Callaway’s ‘Golf Lives’ Series

Rap Legend Scarface and Former NFL Player Arian Foster Face Off in Callaway’s ‘Golf Lives’ Series

Callaway Golf presents the epic finale to VICE Media produced series Golf Lives, which brings together two Houston locals, friends, and bona fide legends on the golf course in a tête-à-tête.  Rap icon Scarface and former NFL star Arian Foster built their careers in the studio and on the field, polar opposite worlds indeed, but find […]

BETC and Bouygues take you on the real Tour de France

BETC and Bouygues take you on the real Tour de France

Have you always wondered what the French people really are like? Are they all elegant, slim and chic? Do they eat croissants for breakfast every day? Are French kids the most well-behaved in the world, do young people only listen to electro and do they all still smoke? Now, for the first time, thanks to […]

MarComm’s Magnificence – 2017’s Magnificent Women

MarComm’s Magnificence – 2017’s Magnificent Women

MarComm’s Magnificence is a series where we highlight the Magnificent from the Marketing, Design, Advertising and Communications Industries. To kick things off we wanted to shine a spotlight on the leading ladies who, in their own way, are influencing a much needed change in the industry. So here they are, our picks for 2017’s Magnificent Ladies: Amrita […]

ROTHCO and eir Remove All Black Spots in National Magazine Takeover

ROTHCO and eir Remove All Black Spots in National Magazine Takeover

ROTHCO orchestrates a world first for print advertising by eliminating all the black spots in an entire printed national magazine. The bold campaign launches WiFi Calling, an innovative new product that eliminates mobile phone coverage black spots by using WiFi connections to boost your signal. The agency took over the entire Irish Daily Mail Magazine […]