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Simon Gwynn is deputy news editor at Campaign. Contact him at simon.gwynn@haymarket.com or 0208 267 5694.

Cannes Lions: #WombStories takes Grand Prix in Film Craft for AMV BBDO

Cannes Lions: #WombStories takes Grand Prix in Film Craft for AMV BBDO

Fortnite’s Travis Scott collaboration Astronomical takes the top prize in Digital Craft, while Ogilvy scores another Grand Prix for Dove.

Cannes: Cheetos, Goodby Silverstein & Partners win Creative Strategy Grand Prix

Cannes: Cheetos, Goodby Silverstein & Partners win Creative Strategy Grand Prix

The winners of the Creative Strategy and Creative Data Lions were announced on Tuesday.

Cannes Lions: Burger King goes large with two more Grands Prix

Cannes Lions: Burger King goes large with two more Grands Prix

R/GA San Francisco also won top prize for Reddit campaign 'Superb Owl'.

Fast-growing electric vehicle charging company EO calls creative and media pitches

Fast-growing electric vehicle charging company EO calls creative and media pitches

Business was ranked 27th in FT1000 list of Europe’s fastest-growing companies.

WarnerMedia and Discovery join to form world’s second biggest media company

WarnerMedia and Discovery join to form world’s second biggest media company

AT&T, the current owner of WarnerMedia, will be the majority shareholder.

iPhone users reject app tracking en masse, but there is good news for advertisers

iPhone users reject app tracking en masse, but there is good news for advertisers

The long-term consequences of Apple’s privacy shift will be complex, experts say.

Carlsberg promotes WWF partnership with winsome sea creatures

Carlsberg promotes WWF partnership with winsome sea creatures

Beer brand is working with charity to restore seagrass to UK waters.

Does enough creative thought go into online advertising?

Does enough creative thought go into online advertising?

After WPP's Mark Read said adland puts too much emphasis on targeting the right consumers and not enough about the message, industry leaders respond.

Ford vans are the red blood cells of the economy in arty film from AMV

Ford vans are the red blood cells of the economy in arty film from AMV

Pan-European B2B campaign will run across YouTube, Facebook and LinkedIn.

Nike salutes the strength of pregnant women in new film

Nike salutes the strength of pregnant women in new film

Campaign is by Wieden & Kennedy London.

Tena bids to rebrand menopause for women in the Middle East

Tena bids to rebrand menopause for women in the Middle East

Large majority of women in Saudi Arabia believe Arabic term, which translates to ‘the age of despair’, should be changed.

AAR and Alchemists leaders on what is going on with the flurry of new business

AAR and Alchemists leaders on what is going on with the flurry of new business

January brought a flurry of reviews announced by the likes of Just Eat, Asda and NatWest.

Do agencies need planners and not strategists?

Do agencies need planners and not strategists?

Campaign columnist Dave Trott recently called out problem with agency job titles.

Domino’s names former Costa marketer as new CMO

Domino’s names former Costa marketer as new CMO

Sarah Barron left coffee chain last year after four years.

Reclaim the red baseball cap: The Great Unfollow launches merch store

Reclaim the red baseball cap: The Great Unfollow launches merch store

Baseball caps, hoodies and sweaters will raise money for charity partner Choose Love.

Olympics appoints former Lego digital chief Silberbauer to marketing role

Olympics appoints former Lego digital chief Silberbauer to marketing role

Lars Silberbauer has spent past two years as senior vice-president at Viacom’s MTV.

P&G brings out the babies in ‘Lead with love’ campaign

P&G brings out the babies in ‘Lead with love’ campaign

FMCG giant is committing to carry out 2,021 ‘acts of good’ during 2021.

Coke's 'Holidays are coming' outperforms all of this year's new Christmas ads

Coke's 'Holidays are coming' outperforms all of this year's new Christmas ads

However the brand’s new ad by Taika Waititi, ‘The letter’, was one of the next-best performers in Kantar study.

Junior job market facing ‘crisis’ as companies hit brake on hiring

Junior job market facing ‘crisis’ as companies hit brake on hiring

UX roles and health writer positions become among the most desirable in advertising and marketing.

Lidl sends up typical Christmas ads in animation slathered with ‘emotional gravy’

Lidl sends up typical Christmas ads in animation slathered with ‘emotional gravy’

‘We don’t need cutesy characters when carrots taste this good’, the narrator sings, as a Kevin-lookalike is speared with a fork.

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