Fox's fall lineup needs a serious overhaul
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Fox's fall lineup needs a serious overhaul

Once an innovator, the struggling network kicked off an anemic season last week

Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg:  "Content policy on Facebook is challenging"

Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg: "Content policy on Facebook is challenging"

In a press Q+A, Facebook discusses video ad metrics, editorial judgment and ads with sound

Grey Canada, Marcel win inaugural D&AD Impact Awards for social good

Grey Canada, Marcel win inaugural D&AD Impact Awards for social good

"Inglorious Fruits and Vegetables" and "Groceries not Guns" take home Black Pencils at Advertising Week ceremony hosted by Baratunde Thurston

Adland's 25 best tweets about the first presidential debate

Adland's 25 best tweets about the first presidential debate

Wendy Clark: "I work on Madison Avenue. You do not have a winning temperament."

Diversity conversation is "silver lining" of industry scandals, says JWT NY CEO
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Diversity conversation is "silver lining" of industry scandals, says JWT NY CEO

JWT NY CEO Lynn Power and SapientNitro Global CCO Donald Chesnut discussed the recruiting repercussions of recent scandals in their agency networks

First presidential debate draws a record 84 million viewers
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First presidential debate draws a record 84 million viewers

The first face-off between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump was the most watched presidential debate in history

Pizza Hut's homesick alien ad breaks the QSR mold
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Pizza Hut's homesick alien ad breaks the QSR mold

The ad was the third most attention-grabbing pizza ad of the past year, according to Ace Metrix

The 10% rule: How to gain speed, capabilities faster
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The 10% rule: How to gain speed, capabilities faster

Despite high turnover rates, advertising agencies continue to beg, borrow and steal experts rather than develop their own talent, writes the founder of smith & beta

Miami Ad School racial unity contest open for public voting
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Miami Ad School racial unity contest open for public voting

A jury selected seven finalists, now it's your turn to vote for the winning idea

Western Union hires MullenLowe Mediahub for global media
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Western Union hires MullenLowe Mediahub for global media

Western Union, the money transfer service, has appointed MullenLowe Mediahub to be its global media agency in a consolidated £250m account.

Western Union hires MullenLowe Mediahub for global media
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Western Union hires MullenLowe Mediahub for global media

The $325 million account is the first win for the agency's consolidated media offering

Why BandLab's stake in Rolling Stone makes sense
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Why BandLab's stake in Rolling Stone makes sense

Industry observers see synergy in the just-announced deal, even if the endgame remains somewhat mysterious

McDonald's, DDB reveal plan for total, real-time response to customers
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McDonald's, DDB reveal plan for total, real-time response to customers

The fast food giant's CMO, Deborah Wahl, discussed this summer's creative review and the brand's ambitious marketing plans at Advertising Week

Diversity in action: How to create an inclusive culture
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Diversity in action: How to create an inclusive culture

SapientNitro's global chief creative officer gives real-world solutions for fostering diversity

Arnold Palmer's off-the-course legacy
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Arnold Palmer's off-the-course legacy

Arnold Palmer was a legendary golfer, but he also left behind a legacy as a product endorser that few have matched.

Omnicom dominates global new-business charts for August
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Omnicom dominates global new-business charts for August

See which agencies won (and lost) the new-business game last month.

KBS, Microsoft help ALS-stricken NFL star write with his eyes
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KBS, Microsoft help ALS-stricken NFL star write with his eyes

Steve Gleason returns to the site of "The Rebirth" to raise money for a cure

The changing face of our industry is missing a few players
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The changing face of our industry is missing a few players

It's great that clients have taken an interest in agency diversity. It would be better if they bothered showing up to AdColor, says one agency CEO

Advertising Week: How has it changed, and who is it good for?
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Advertising Week: How has it changed, and who is it good for?

Once meant to raise the industry's profile to the general public, Advertising Week has become a sprawling echo chamber accused of insularity and pay-for-play. What keeps100,000 people going?

Agency execs: Facebook must adopt third-party verification
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Agency execs: Facebook must adopt third-party verification

Facebook's misreporting of video view stats highlights the dangers of letting platforms mark their own homework, say critics

Engagement Meter: See the top social posts of last week
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Engagement Meter: See the top social posts of last week

Arby's tweets a sauce-filled heart, Margaritaville talks like a pirate and Starbucks shows off its Chile Mocha

WPP renews demand for Erin Johnson to dismiss federal harassment claims
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WPP renews demand for Erin Johnson to dismiss federal harassment claims

Johnson's complaint fails to satisfy the "severe or persuasive" requirements needed, argues WPP lawyer.

Dentsu issues full statement on overbilling
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Dentsu issues full statement on overbilling

Dentsu President and CEO Tadashi Ishii outlines extent of inappropriate transactions, extends apologies to advertisers

Wrangler ad focusing on women's 'bums' sparks charges of  'false feminism' in UK
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Wrangler ad focusing on women's 'bums' sparks charges of 'false feminism' in UK

The brand was trying to be empowering, but too much attention on the posteriors of powerful women may have had the opposite effect

The most important global ad stories of the week
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The most important global ad stories of the week

Revenge, rivalry and virtual reality at Dmexco; tips from Pepsico's India Chairman on getting better creative from your agency; the UK's female Digital Mavericks 2016 and a Toyota overbilling controversy engulfs Dentsu

Work-life balance: the mommy problem
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Work-life balance: the mommy problem

Work-life balance is gender neutral, so why do we keep only asking working mothers how they manage, asks the chief operating officer of Zambezi

Pine-Sol targets YouTube users with 19 category-specific pre-roll spots
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Pine-Sol targets YouTube users with 19 category-specific pre-roll spots

In bid to expand perception, the brand and agency Critical Mass make clever use of Google data

Droga5's first work for Pizza Hut lets aliens and weirdos do the bragging
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Droga5's first work for Pizza Hut lets aliens and weirdos do the bragging

"No One Out Pizzas The Hut" begins with humorous "bragspeople" campaign

'No brand will be disappearing': Arthur Sadoun on Publicis Communications
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'No brand will be disappearing': Arthur Sadoun on Publicis Communications

Arthur Sadoun, the chief executive of Publicis Communications, has rejected suggestions that he may reduce the number of brands within the creative agency collective.

Kelly Clark to replace Dominic Proctor at GroupM
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Kelly Clark to replace Dominic Proctor at GroupM

After less than a year's absence, the former North American chief executive returns in a global role

Saatchis' Stanners and Billingsley elevated in Publicis Communications promotions
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Saatchis' Stanners and Billingsley elevated in Publicis Communications promotions

Saatchi & Saatchi's Kate Stanners and Justin Billingsley are two of several promotions to be announced today at Publicis Communications' global leadership meeting in New York.

AdColor: Where were you?
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AdColor: Where were you?

The industry's premier diversity conference just marked its 10th anniversary. The celebration was lonelier than it should have been.

Unilever consolidates local and global marketing units
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Unilever consolidates local and global marketing units

Global and local marketers for the consumer goods giant will now report to directors in charge of brands, rather than regions.

Sony launches 4,000 color-filled balloons in UK Bravia campaign
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Sony launches 4,000 color-filled balloons in UK Bravia campaign

DDB Berlin creates a visually stunning and technologically challenging spot for Sony's LCD TV brand.

My career in 5 executions: The Martin Agency's Joe Alexander
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My career in 5 executions: The Martin Agency's Joe Alexander

From JFK's legacy to "Unskippable," The Martin Agency's CCO searches for truth in the work

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Spotify, P&G and BBC on the programmatic future

Consumption habits have changed, and so has the way we buy and sell media. We talked to P&G, BBC, Spotify and The Trade Desk about the future of programmatic and how it can drive creativity.