Q2 results show how the crisis has magnified pre-existing trends.
Have shopping districts got what it takes to thrive again, post-lockdown?
Ad revenue fell 23% in July.
After the Covid-19 shutdown, the 'new', safety-first movie-going experience can be better for advertisers, Karen Stacey argues.
Performers who would usually attend the Notting Hill carnival will make pizza deliveries.
With some premises having reopened already and others set to do so in September, how are agencies tackling the return?
There are some positive news, but we aren't ready for that yet.
Capturing unique aspects of this moment in history...
Marijuana is moving into the mainstream.
New NHS campaign encourages people to get tested.
Advertising’s trade bodies have been unified in their condemnation of Boris Johnson’s plans – but is it a case of 'they would say that, wouldn’t they'?
The founder of London Advertising explains why his agency has run an ad campaign about itself in response to the Covid-19 slump.
As we emerge from the worst of the Covid-19 pandemic, is it time, or indeed appropriate, to bring back the belly laughs?
Campaign features George the Poet…
In letter to colleagues, chairman Sharon White stressed importance of purpose and new models of retail.
Audiences are now returning, but revenues 'do not yet reflect' that, OOH group says.
Keith Weed urges adland to beat forecasts…
Operating profit plummeted 84.7% to $40.5m.
Unable to hold conventional events, auction houses have gone from 'filming theatre to making television'.
Covid-19 has changed what community means to us...
So much good has come from the office environment. We just need to make working practices less rigid.
Performance is significantly worse than Publicis Groupe.
Searches for 'prayer' have surged...
Group said balance sheet 'remains strong'.
Is it appropriate to bring back the belly laughs?
'Better health' from PHE launches on TV this evening.
Increasing concern about the least-worst economic model...
Strategy criticised by ISBA, IPA and AA.
Global market will shrink by 9.1% this year, according to Zenith, representing a slightly smaller decline than in 2009.
Campaign highlights network's grocery benefit as nation faces financial difficulties.
Face masks become compulsory in enclosed public spaces.
What will be the role of fear beyond Covid-19?
Signs of recovery for outdoor advertising are beginning to appear in town centres.
Director Simon Ratigan and ECD Micky Tudor discuss how they made "Helping every way that we can"
The new ad was shot by GS&P cofounder Jeff Goodby and will air in New England.
Brand pop-ups will take place in existing bars to help them come back from the crisis.
Work explores the emotional impact of being confined.
CEO Arthur Sadoun said the U.S. had a solid performance, helping to limit Publicis' overall revenue decline.
Alongside agency VaynerMedia, the garden line goes for reconnecting with nature and the togetherness of back-yard life instead of the typical lawn-care imagery.
Social-media platform's monetisable daily active users were up a third, but total revenues fell by a fifth in the second quarter of 2020.
With employers given 'more discretion' to bring staff back to work from 1 August, will agencies rush back into the office?
'#OurSecondChance' for the World Out of Home Organization focuses on a post-lockdown landscape and will run in 60 countries.
Arthur Sadoun on resilience during Covid-19, pay cuts and Maurice Levy's advice.
Armchair activism has gained a new sense of purpose...
Arthur Sadoun, chairman and chief executive, said that the business has 'strong fundamentals to weather the crisis'.
Top 10 brands people mentioned in free text that they perceive as having made a positive contribution or feel more favourably towards because of the brands' behaviour during lockdown
After the sudden lockdown, agencies must now begin to extricate themselves from the emergency financial and physical measures that went with it, but getting out will be far more complex than going in.
The crowd-sourced review site's new economic report tracks the fate of small businesses and shows a rise in searches for Black-owned enterprises.
The agency employs more than 1,500 staff across eight offices.
People are hungry for change...
The company beat analyst expectations for revenue growth in the second quarter.
How will the 'theatre' return as we emerge from pandemic?
DMGT offered staff shares in return for pay cuts.
Stella Artois: First in line for a filming permit, inside celebs' homes and remote shoots - the reality of creativity during coronavirus
Campaign gets the full skinny from PJ Pereira about filming one of the few big production ads of this COVID-19 season.
Fantasy and escapism are completely human reactions...
Does cinema still have a place in the era of coronavirus and will audiences want to come back?
Owner Bauer Media has been hit by the Covid-19 crisis.
Broadcaster hopes to be 'significantly more flexible partner for advertisers'.
All the big issues in adland this month...
What has emerged from, or been accelerated by, the crisis?
Five-day event is in partnership with IOC and IPC.
Survey of 1,000 UK users found just 7% want brands to return to their normal tone of voice.
Brand closed all stores at end of March...
Half of agencies yet to make redundancies...
Forsman & Bodenfors survey includes insights from marketing decision makers in the U.S. and Canada.
Low-contact events are one way the experiential industry can adapt to ensure it is 'Covid-secure'.
Screening will be watched by people on boats on Bassin de la Villette.
There will be 180 job losses.
Lockdown has given us a new blueprint for a positive future.
About 3,000 executives took pay reductions of up to 20% for three months.
As lockdown rules ease and pubs, bars and restaurants reopen, brands must add a new chapter to their crisis marketing playbook to reconnect with their audiences.
Campaign supports bars as they adapt to social-distancing rules.
M&C Saatchi won account in June...
It is single worst quarterly assessment by marketers...
Special event incorporates Media 360, Performance Marketing 360 and Brand Experience.
It's no wonder people are anxious... they don't even know how to say hello any more.
Five themes emerged when Zenith got some of its clients to talk to each other.
Initiative was unveiled in May and more than doubled in size in June.
David Attenborough spearheads London Zoo appeal.
Staff well-being needs to be greater priority for businesses, Nabs says.
Advertising and key messaging will be displayed in lower tiers of stadiums.
A three-month paid internship is up for grabs.
Selected artists will get to perform at O2 and SSE Hydro.
IPM says it will be 'lifeline' to members.
Event aims to showcase independent businesses owned by BAME people, women and LGBT+ community.
It amounts to 12% of Reach's workforce.
"During this challenging time, like so many destinations, California has longed for the return of travelers."
He delivered last Sunday message to Publicis staff.
Brands will feature messaging in their communications over summer.
S4 chief on bouncing back, what he would do with WPP and why Xi Jinping has the right philosophy.
Govt teams up with leading brands to tell public to 'enjoy summer safely'.
Brands including Amazon, Barclays, Kellogg and Lego are taking part
Campaign was created by Havas London...
Ad features talking rainbow as it roams country...
With people facing hardships in their lives, there's little desire for having perfection rubbed in our noses on social media.
Household groups can watch shows from own 'personal viewing platform'.
Up to 50 virtual premieres will be accessible for at-home viewing.
Original campaign was created by WPP...
Campaign by Fold7 marks reopening of pubs across England as lockdown eases.
Campaign calls on advertisers and marketers to use creativity to promote sustainable living as lockdowns ease around the world.