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Martin Sorrell and the sunset of the superstar chief executives image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 29th of April 2017 03:00:02 PM
....This would put him much more in line with his peers. John Wren, the long-serving chief executive of the world’s second-biggest ad group, Omnicom, was paid $26m last year. ...
WPP warns on 'tepid' economic growth as profits jump image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 3rd of March 2017 09:25:26 AM
.... These should fade by the second half of this year, which may in part be a reason for the caution," he said. The world's four biggest advertising groups - WPP, Omnicom, Publicis and IPG - tend to track wider economic trends and WPP's 2% growth forecast was below analysts' expectations. ...
Christmas ad campaigns launch in 'make or break' time for brands image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 6th of November 2015 12:01:32 AM
....However, working with John Lewis has given adam&eve a stellar reputation in the industry. In 2012, advertising group Omnicom bought the four-year-old company for a price rumoured to be in the region of £50m. ...
WPP's UK growth slows but global sales rise image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 26th of October 2015 08:37:27 AM
....WPP’s revenues grew 4. 6% on a like-for-like basis in the third quarter, compared with Omnicom at 6. ...
Lego and Paypal knock Pizza Hut and Nokia out of most valuable brands  image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 5th of October 2015 05:00:05 AM
. Lego was the highest new entrant on this year’s Best Global Brands report, the annual index from the Omnicom-owned agency Interbrand of the world’s most valuable brands. ...
Innocent founders join adland bosses backing tech pioneer Scoota image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 10th of September 2015 04:00:10 AM
.... . Bartle Bogle Hegarty co-founder Sir John Hegarty, BMP co-founder and former Omnicom chairman Martin Boase, and ex-TBWA president Michael Greenlees have invested alongside the smoothie entrepreneurs, taking a minority stake in the business. ...
WPP's Sir Martin Sorrell bullish about China prospects despite sales slowdown image
....WPP’s reporting of its net sales is more accurate than its rivals, which only report revenue figures. Using the same measure as its rivals WPP underperformed the growth seen by two of its rivals, US-based marketing services groups Omnicom and Interpublic. ...
Edelman loses executives and clients over climate change stance image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 7th of July 2015 08:38:22 PM
.... Burson-Marsteller, a unit of communications giant WPP, helped design an ambitious campaign touting coal as a solution to poverty alleviation for Peabody Coal, which opposes any form of climate regulation. FleishmanHillard, a unit of Omnicom, has worked for the anti-regulation American Petroleum Institute (API). ...
Questor share tip: Buy WPP's technological edge  image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Saturday 25th of April 2015 03:38:00 PM
....3 points this year. He is confident that WPP is holding its own against its big rivals Publicis and Omnicom, which report their growth differently. ...
Cracks emerge in deal to create world's largest cement company image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Saturday 21st of March 2015 03:41:42 PM
.... . A month after Lafarge and Holcim announced their combination last April, another giant tie-up - between the advertising giants Omnicom and Publicis - collapsed, blamed on an eruption of egos and insurmountable tax issues. ...
CRH suffers as cracks appear in Lafarge-Holcim mega merger image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 16th of March 2015 09:01:51 PM
.... . The nervousness around the deal has brought up comparisons to the mammoth deal between advertising giants Publicis and Omnicom, also presented as a merger of equals, which imploded after an ego clash and tax concerns. ...
WPP profits break £1.5billion barrier image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Tuesday 10th of March 2015 08:25:00 AM
....The group - owner of the JET and Ogilvy & Mather agencies which counts the likes of Ford, Unilever and Microsoft among its clients - shrugged off slower growth in emerging markets such as Latin America and Asia Pacific as its UK and North American markets performed well. It also benefited from clients jumping ship from rivals Omnicom and Publicis, whose proposed £23billion merger was aborted last year. ...
Week ahead in business and economics: March 9 - 13 image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Sunday 8th of March 2015 05:46:37 PM
.... . On top of that, it is seen as one of the strongest performers among its peers, having poached major clients last year, some after the collapsed merger of Publicis and Omnicom. ...
Miles Young: Ogilvy & Mather’s secret to attracting top overseas talent image
Source : Independent [Read Article] Wednesday 3rd of December 2014 11:45:45 PM
.... The swish Mondrian Hotel has already opened in the building and Ogilvy follows next year. For Mr Young, a lover of culture, being neighbours with the National Theatre, Royal Festival Hall, Shakespeare’s Globe and media employers such as ITV and rival ad group Omnicom (another new arrival), will be invigorating. ...
Publicis agrees £2.3bn takeover of Sapient after botched Omnicom merger image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 4th of November 2014 12:16:11 AM
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Publicis buys SapientNitro for $3.7 billion image
Source : Independent [Read Article] Monday 3rd of November 2014 12:38:22 PM
....Publicis boss Maurice Levy is paying a chunky 44 per cent premium for Sapient’s shares in the all-cash deal. He has been under pressure after the collapse of a merger with America’s Omnicom. ...
Publicis agrees $3.7bn Sapient takeover image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 3rd of November 2014 08:28:41 AM
....3bn) in cash. The deal comes seven months after the collapse of Publicis' bid to boost its US presence via a merger with Omnicom. ...
Source : Independent [Read Article] Friday 31st of October 2014 10:59:20 PM
....WPP, whose agencies include Ogilvy & Mather and J Walter Thompson, led the industry with client wins, picking up £1bn worth of new billing in the last quarter, including Burger King and Tiffany. While WPP and rival Publicis saw a slowdown in the last quarter, America’s Omnicom and Interpublic accelerated. ...
Sir Martin Sorrell: I have never known a time of so many risks to the global economy image
.... . Sir Martin said WPP had also managed to poach "tonnes" of clients in the wake of the collapsed $35bn merger between Publicis and Omnicom, including telecoms giant Vodafone from Omnicom and brewer AB InBev from Publicis. ...
Advertising supremo Sir Martin Sorrell warns ISIS and Ebola 'grinding down' ad business image
....WPP, whose agencies include Ogilvy & Mather and J Walter Thompson, led the industry with client wins, picking up £1 billion worth of new billing in the last quarter, including Burger King and Tiffany. Although WPP and rival Publicis saw a slowdown in the last quarter, America’s Omnicom and Interpublic  accelerated. ...
Matomy brings in media giant Publicis as its biggest investor image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 13th of October 2014 08:01:09 AM
.... The partnership is one of Publicis’ first deals since its $35bn (£21. 8bn) merger with its American counterpart Omnicom fell apart earlier this year. ...
Apple pips Google and Coca-Cola to claim title as most valuable brand image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 8th of October 2014 11:24:44 PM
....3bn and taking 29th place in the table ahead of longstanding global corporate names such as Volkswagen, Kellogg’s and Ford. Jez Frampton, chief executive of Interbrand, which is part of global advertising group Omnicom, said: “Benefiting immensely from the rise of digital and, later, mobile technology, savvy brands like Apple grew stronger … New category-killers like Google, Amazon and Facebook [have] reset customer expectations and significantly raised the bar for brand experiences. ...
Source : Independent [Read Article] Wednesday 8th of October 2014 01:56:12 PM
....Viacom, which also owns Nickelodeon, Comedy Central and the Paramount movie studios, now employs 1,100 staff in Britain or one tenth of its global workforce. Mr Dauman admitted Omnicom, the world’s second biggest advertising group, was still refusing to advertise on Channel 5 in an on-going tussle, but was hopeful after talking in recent days to his “good friend” John Wren, global boss of Omnicom. ...
Channel 4 and BSkyB disappointed as C5 rules out ad deal image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Saturday 6th of September 2014 07:01:25 PM
.... . The squeeze meant that Omnicom, one of the largest buyers, withdrew all its £30m annual spending, raising hopes that Viacom would turn to a third-party sales operation to quickly restore relationships. ...
Rainmaker: Giants cement new partnership and building towards industrial revolution image
.... . However, just one month after the Lafarge-Holcim deal was announced in April, another French group, Publicis, watched its merger of equals with Omnicom implode after a clash of egos and tax doubts. ...
.... . While rivals Omnicom and Publicis trotted up to the altar only for it all to collapse earlier this year as rows took the place of vows, WPP opened its arms to disaffected family members, picking up both high-profile clients and the creative people needed to keep them on board. ...
Global unrest a threat to profits, says WPP's Sorrell image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Wednesday 27th of August 2014 12:01:00 AM
.... . Sorrell was bullish about WPP’s prospects going forward and believed WPP had benefited from the failed marriage of rivals Omnicom and Publicis. ...
The collapse in pay shows banking has changed image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Tuesday 26th of August 2014 09:07:40 PM
.... Two of his decisions in particular have proved spot on: his focus on emerging markets and his embrace of the digital revolution. The collapse of the Publicis-Omnicom merger, which would have created a powerful rival, also helped. ...
WPP’s Sir Martin Sorrell warns over Ukraine tensions image
Source : Independent [Read Article] Tuesday 26th of August 2014 12:40:54 PM
....WPP, which has agencies including Ogilvy Group and JWT, lowered its margin guidance for the 2014 year in February due to competition in the industry. It has, however, gained extra work in recent months from rivals Omnicom and Publicis, as they were engaged in merger talks which broke down. ...
WPP ravaged by strong pound image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Tuesday 26th of August 2014 06:43:10 AM
.... . WPP said it had outperformed its rivals, such as Publicis and Omnicom, who themselves failed to seal a merger in May, thanks to its greater strength in the faster growing emerging markets and in digital advertising, to which brands are increasingly diverting spending. ...
WPP profits expected to increase image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Tuesday 26th of August 2014 12:46:00 AM
.... . WPP, led by chief executive Sir Martin Sorrell remains world number one in the sector after the planned £20billion merger between Omnicom of the US and Publicis of France collapsed earlier this year. ...
Week ahead in business and economics: August 26-29 image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 25th of August 2014 09:10:07 PM
....6pc, stripping out acquisitions and currency effects. The company is expected to report more big client wins this time round, potentially as a result of continuing fallout from the failed and damaging merger attempt by Omnicom and Publicis. ...
Clash of the egos: When boardroom bust-ups derail deals image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Saturday 9th of August 2014 02:37:12 PM
'Mergers aren't always marriages made in heaven' image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Saturday 2nd of August 2014 07:17:32 PM
. Aborted public company mergers are becoming something of a trend: AstraZeneca and Pfizer; Omnicom and Publicis; and then, as of 7am last Thursday morning, Carillion and Balfour Beatty. ...
Balfour, AstraZeneca, Omnicom - why are so many deals collapsing? image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 31st of July 2014 07:43:43 PM
.... . The deal scrapheap includes the $35bn (£21bn) “marriage of equals” between advertising giants Omnicom and Publicis, and Pfizer’s attempted £69bn takeover of its UK pharma rival AstraZeneca. ...
....But consummating such transactions is harder than it looks. The merger of advertising firms Publicis and Omnicom collapsed and Pfizer fell short in its takeover of AstraZeneca. ...
Furious investors attack WPP and RBS over excessive bonuses and pay image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 25th of June 2014 07:11:05 PM
....WPP paid £240m around the world in corporation tax last year, according to finance director Paul Richardson, and over £150m in the UK in various taxes. Following the collapse of a merger between American rival Omnicom and France's Publicis, WPP remains by some margin the largest marketing group in the world, accounting for at least a quarter of global media spend. ...
WPP shareholders revolt over plan that gave Martin Sorrell £30m windfall image
....WPP paid £240m around the world in corporation tax last year, according to finance director Paul Richardson, and over £150m in the UK in various taxes. Following the collapse of a merger between American rival Omnicom and France's Publicis, WPP remains by some margin the largest marketing group in the world, accounting for at least a quarter of global media spend. ...
Source : Independent [Read Article] Friday 20th of June 2014 11:43:12 PM
....“It’s a really a good story,” declares Mr Buhlmann at the Cannes Lions advertising festival in the French Riviera, where Dentsu Aegis Network has rented a large beachside restaurant site – although it is modest compared to Google’s giant site a few spaces away. The apparently smooth integration of Aegis into Dentsu looks more notable given the failed attempt by France’s Publicis and America’s Omnicom to unite in what would have been an £23bn mega-merger. ...
....8p to 179. 4p on the blue-chip index after reports that the advertising giant Omnicom has pulled its advertising with Channel 5 and plans to redirect the cash to ITV. ...
Instagram expands ads to the UK, Canada, and Australia image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 9th of June 2014 06:52:11 PM
....It has since expanded to include approximately 20 firms, such as Taco Bell, and monthly ad campaigns can cost close to $1m, according to reports. In March, it announced it had signed a deal with advertising giant Omnicom worth an estimated $40m. ...
The secret of business success? It really all comes down to personal chemistry... image
....So even – or maybe especially – in a world where clinical decisions on matters of facts and figures have to be made, it boils down to flesh and blood. Take the recent failed "merger" between the two media giants, Omnicom and Publicis, who were hoping to create a mega-company. ...
The danger that lurks in the M&A boom image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 14th of May 2014 06:59:13 PM
.... And, given the increasingly tough political and regulatory environment, it is taking even longer for the ink to dry on deals being signed off. To drive the point home, the recent “conscious uncoupling” between advertising giants Omnicom and Publicis goes to show M&A bankers can’t count their fees until a deal is truly in the bag. ...
Comment: How two major deals turned sour in the brave new world of advertising  image
. Nine months after unveiling their proposed £20billion merger with champagne toasts by the Arc de Triomphe Maurice Lévy, the boss of French group Publicis, and his counterpart at US firm Omnicom, John Wren, were left with the bitter taste of a deal turned sour. ...
Omnicom deal with the Publicis Group fails image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Saturday 10th of May 2014 12:01:00 AM
....A dispute over who would lead the combined company contributed to the deal unravelling. Publicis boss Maurice Levy denounced Omnicom chief executive John Wren’s plans to fill key chief financial officer and general council roles with its staff. ...
Source : Independent [Read Article] Friday 9th of May 2014 11:00:00 PM
....There is a theory that all opposition will fall silent when Mr Read unfurls his serious offer for AstraZeneca before the 26 May deadline. But as the collapse of the advertising industry merger between Publicis and Omnicom has shown, it takes more than the will of corporate titans and shareholder support to get the trickiest of deals over the line. ...
Source : Independent [Read Article] Friday 9th of May 2014 11:00:00 PM
. Sir Martin Sorrell's WPP is celebrating after the dramatic collapse of the merger between Publicis and Omnicom that had threatened to usurp the British company's status as the world's biggest advertising group. ...
WPP targets Samsung after Publicis-Omnicom deal collapses image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Friday 9th of May 2014 02:30:31 PM
. WPP is aiming to pile misery on its rivals Omnicom and Publicis following the collapse of their transatlantic merger by poaching Samsung, which has the world’s largest advertising budget, as a client. ...
Why did Omnicom Publicis $35bn merger collapse? image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Friday 9th of May 2014 11:30:38 AM
.... The $35 billion ((£22. 75bn) deal to combine Publicis Groupe and Omnicom collapsed due to differences over how to implement a "merger of equals" in creating the world's biggest advertising firm, the CEO of the French company said Friday. ...
Omnicom Publicis Groupe mega merger collapses image
Source : Independent [Read Article] Friday 9th of May 2014 07:22:27 AM
. The bosses of Omnicom and Publicis Groupe SA, Maurice Levy and John Wren, came under scrutiny today after the $35 billion advertising merger collapsed citing "complex" issues. ...
Publicis-Omnicom $35bn merger deal called off image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 9th of May 2014 07:03:12 AM
. Publicis and Omnicom, two of the world's biggest advertising firms, have scrapped their planned merger. ...
Failed marriage between Publicis and Omnicom has cost both dear despite quick divorce  image
. When Publicis and Omnicom toasted their $35bn merger last summer, Sir Martin Sorrell found himself in an unfamiliar position. ...
Source : Independent [Read Article] Friday 9th of May 2014 12:29:52 AM
. The planned $35 billion merger of Omnicom Group of the United States and Publicis Groupe of France to create the world’s biggest advertising group ahead of WPP is said to have been called off. ...
American companies target the UK for tax image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Saturday 3rd of May 2014 08:00:07 PM
.... However, as global economic certainty has improved and deal financing has become cheaper, creating an uptick in M&A, more and more inversions are taking place and spreading into non-pharmaceutical sectors. Advertising giants Omnicom and Publicis are attempting to reincorporate into a tax-favourable Dutch holding company, California chip-maker Applied Materials has used its merger with a Japanese rival to incorporate in a Dutch entity and power management company Eaton Corporation’s acquisition has inverted into Ireland’s Cooper Industries. ...
Sir Martin Sorrell tops FTSE 100 pay league with £30m package image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 30th of April 2014 03:25:02 PM
.... . WPP reported upbeat first quarter results last week and said it was benefiting from concerns over the merger of its rivals Omnicom and Publicis to poach big brands such as M&S and Vodafone. ...
UK advertising market buoyed by mobile boom image
Source : Independent [Read Article] Monday 28th of April 2014 07:58:26 AM
....Sir Martin Sorrell, chief executive of WPP, the world’s biggest advertising group, has reported a 7% rise in worldwide revenues in the first quarter and pointed to the decision by several major advertisers including Vodafone and Marks & Spencer to sign new media-buying deals in the last month as a sign of increased activity. “There’s a lot on the move,” he said, noting the delayed mega-merger of rivals Publicis and Omnicom was prompting clients to review deals. ...
WPP benefits from Publicis-Omnicom merger uncertainty image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Friday 25th of April 2014 02:03:13 PM
. The advertising conglomerate WPP said it was benefitting from concerns about the merger of its rivals Omnicom and Publicis as it reported better than expected first quarter results. ...
Source : Independent [Read Article] Thursday 24th of April 2014 11:27:40 PM
.... . The French media group Publicis, owner of such agencies as Saatchi & Saatchi and Starcom MediaVest, said last July that it was planning to tie up with US rival Omnicom, the parent company of Abbott Mead Vickers and Adam & Eve/DDB, in a £23bn deal that would overtake Britain’s WPP in size and complete smoothly by March this year. ...
Lafarge Holcim deal cements role of boutique M&A advisor image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 7th of April 2014 07:06:13 PM
.... . M&A boutique Moelis, set up by UBS alumnus Ken Moelis, was a lead advisor on the blockbuster deal between advertising giants Omnicom and Publicis. ...
Lafarge Holcim deal cements role of boutique M&A advisor image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 7th of April 2014 02:30:51 PM
.... . M&A boutique Moelis, set up by UBS alumnus Ken Moelis, was a lead advisor on the blockbuster deal between advertising giants Omnicom and Publicis. ...

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