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PR
Havas Group grows footprint in Spain and Portugal with acquisition of PR agency Tinkle
21-01-2022 | 06:20:00
Tinkle will continue to operate its business in Spain and Portugal under the leadership of Javier Curtichs and his management team. T


Media Strategy
Mindshare appoints Mark Heap as new EMEA CEO
21-01-2022 | 06:15:00
In his new role Heap will be responsible for driving Good Growth for Mindshare clients across the 26-market region, in partnership with local Mindshare leadership, GroupM and WPP.


PR
smart Europe picks Dept, Ketchum and Kolle Rebbe to be communication partners
21-01-2022 | 06:12:00
After nine months of an intense selection process, smart Europe has chosen Dept, Ketchum and Kolle Rebbe, part of Accenture Interactive, as partners in their new communications team.


News
Shopping on Social Media platforms to reach $1.2 trillion globally by 2025, Accenture study
21-01-2022 | 06:10:00
Growth is predicted to be driven primarily by Gen Z and Millennial social media users, accounting for 62% of global social commerce spend by 2025. 


Brand & Sustainability
Henkel materials improve reliability, safety and cost-effectiveness of electric vehicle chargers
21-01-2022 | 06:07:00
 As environmental consciousness and sustainability continue to influence buying behavior, EV unit sales are projected to continue on this trajectory and expand as much as 30% through 2030, by some estimates.


Media Strategy
MediaCom appoints Rupert McPetrie as new APAC CEO
21-01-2022 | 06:04:00
MediaCom has announced the appointment of Rupert McPetrie as APAC CEO, following the upcoming departure of Mark Heap, who is moving within the group to join sister agency Mindshare as EMEA CEO.


News
[eMarketer] China’s digital grocery sales to reach nearly $200 billion in 2022
21-01-2022 | 06:02:00
China’s grocery ecommerce sales were expected to grow 24.6% in 2021 and reach $198.70 billion (RMB 1.36 trillion).


News
DutchFounders launches €62m seed fund to back founders building the next wave of marketplaces in Europe
20-01-2022 | 12:33:00
DutchFounders has reached the final close for its second fund, making more than €62m ($70m) available for early-stage marketplaces and so-called marketplace enablers.


Media Strategy
Mediahuis completes acquisition of German Media Group Aachener Verlagsgesellschaft
20-01-2022 | 08:27:00
The acquisition of Aachener Verlagsgesellschaft aligns with Mediahuis’ growth ambitions and further evolves the group as a leading European media player. 


News
AB InBev unveils new brand identity
20-01-2022 | 08:23:35
The company has now announced that it is building on these announcements with the unveiling of our new visual brand identity, which connects with its new purpose and evolved strategy.