Facebook and Google should be subject to independent regulation to tackle the spread of misleading information online, the head of Ofcom has argued.
Publicis Groupe has expanded its "country model" to eight key global markets as the French ad giant's restructure continues.
Comcast has upped its offer to buy for Sky to £26bn, a day after Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century upped the ante in the bidding war.
Two former Group M execs have taken the unusual decision to launch marketing communications agency that claims to work with clients in a "communications agnostic" way, relying on the outsourcing of key deliverables.
Y&R London has appointed Katie Lee, the managing director of Sunshine, to be the WPP agency's managing director.
Bartle Bogle Hegarty London is the leading agency for this year's IPA Effectiveness Awards, after being nominated five times for campaigns including Audi and Virgin Media.
The IPA has welcomed proposals to force online political ads to carry a digital imprint in the fight against murky digital propaganda, but has called on the government to go further.
Abbott Mead Vickers BBDO and Wieden & Kennedy London were two of only six agencies to win a Titanium award at Cannes Lions this evening.
Abbott Mead Vickers BBDO has been awarded the Glass Lion Grand Prix at Cannes for its Bodyform ad that portrayed period blood in UK advertising for the first time.
Wieden & Kennedy and Nike win Social & Influencer Grand Prix at Cannes for 'Nothing beats a Londoner'
Wieden & Kennedy's "Nothing beats a Londoner" campaign for Nike has won the Grand Prix at Cannes Lions for the inaugural Social & Influencer category.
Apple's marketing campaign for its Homepod speaker has won the Grand Prix at Cannes for Entertainment in Music, sharing the award with a music video by Jay-Z.
A shoe polish brand that tracked down the footwear of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali has won the Grand Prix for Cannes Lions' first Industry Craft award.
A desconstructed McDonald's logo and a Comedy Central satire about President Donald Trump's tweets have shared the Outdoor Grand Prix at Cannes Lions this year.
Amazon has won the rights to exclusively show 20 Premier League matches from next year in a watershed moment for UK sports broadcasting.
Paul Dacre, the veteran editor of the Daily Mail, is stepping down after 28 years in the role.
Wagamama, the Asian-inspired restaurant chain, is launching its biggest push to date in above-the-line marketing with a refresh of its "Bowl to soul" brand proposition.
Lidl is splitting its UK media account and has launched a review for an agency to handle the planning side of the business, putting incumbent Starcom on alert.
Ocean Outdoor has acquired Forrest Media, the leading Scottish outdoor media owner, as it expands its footprint north of the border.
The IPA has sharply criticised Accenture over a "self-evident conflict of interest" amid the consulting giant's plans to provide programmatic media-buying services.
Diageo's popular cream liqueur brand Baileys has appointed VML London as its global digital agency of record following a competitive pitch.