Arla Foods head of brand Marcus Farthing is thought to be leaving the company at the end of March to go travelling. His departure comes during a &£25m advertising pitch between Clemmow Hornby Inge, DDB London and Wieden & Kennedy.
Bill evaluation platform Ismybillfair is launching its first major TV push in partnership with ITV, as it looks to capitalise on the “mass appeal” of its offering and take on the market leaders.
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Nike pointed to direct sales increasing 28% to $4.7bn (£3.4bn) and a rise in online sales, as proof of its digital strategy is working, as it aims to be a 40% digital business by 2025.
New CMO Ben Carter has launched the online estate agency’s biggest brand campaign in five years, fronted by TV personality and comedian Mo Gilligan.