BMW’s pan-European media account has been moved from Carat International’s London office to the agency’s office in Wiesbaden, Germany. BBJ will continue to handle media buying for BMW in the UK.
Safeway’s 100-strong marketing team, led by marketing director Karen Bray, faces the axe if Wm Morrison Supermarkets recommended offer for the company or any competing potential offer from rivals Sainsbury’s or Asda Wal-Mart is accepted. Its advertising agency Clemmow Hornby Inge also stands to lose the &£4m Safeway advertising account as the brand will all […]
Npower has axed Simon Esberger’s role following a restructure. A former BT Cellnet marketer, Esberger has been with the utility company for three years, where he started as the commercial director with responsibility for new product development. He was recently given the new role of customer management director. Esberger is exploring “other options” within the […]
Caroline Moss, director of marketing for the corporate banking and financial markets (CBFM) division of Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) has left the bank to pursue other interests. A number of other people in the department are understood to have left as well. RBS is restructuring its CBFM division to place a greater focus on […]
Diageo launched a global online training programme for bartenders to keep one of the most social work communities together during lockdown.
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