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A Kid At Heart

If you're wondering when Stuart Weitzman initially decided to become a shoe designer, you might want to look at his "childhood."Three new ads for the stylish footwear brand, from Korey…

March 28, 2011, 10:26 PM EDT

Home Front

The debate about whether commercials qualify as art just got more complicated. Case in point: a campaign for print and TV work created by TBWA\Chiat\Day features people residing in…

March 28, 2011, 10:25 PM EDT


An American Legacy: Anti-Tobacco Ads That WorkIjust want to thank Adweek for choosing the American Legacy Foundation anti-tobacco spots as Best Campaign of 2000 [Best Spots, Feb. 5].I am a…

March 28, 2011, 10:25 PM EDT

Conceptual Art

I'm still thinking about that commercial where the corpse can't stop smiling because he liked his job.Ads that are funny, poignant or just plain clever will always require the kind…

March 28, 2011, 10:25 PM EDT

Media Edge Wins Waterhouse Account

Online broker TD Waterhouse Group Inc. awarded its $40 million media buying and planning account to The Media Edge, sources said. Sources said the final round included The Media Edge,…

March 28, 2011, 10:12 PM EDT

American Legacy Cuts Super Bowl Ad Deal

The American Legacy Foundation late Wednesday completed negotiations with CBS to place new advertising on the Super Bowl, said sources close to the situation.American Legacy will not air the well-known…

March 28, 2011, 10:12 PM EDT

Razorfish Expects 4Q Loss

NEW YORK -- Razorfish Inc. expects to report a drop in fourth-quarter revenue and post a surprise loss for the quarter, saying companies have become "more deliberate" about investments in…

March 28, 2011, 9:19 PM EDT

Classified Publisher Books Hotel Deals

Trader Publishing Co., whose 675 titles make it the nation's largest classified publisher, said Tuesday that it has acquired the assets of Exit Information Guide LLC, a publisher of hotel…

March 28, 2011, 9:19 PM EDT

Hill, Holliday Bows Marshalls Ads

BOSTONHill, Holliday, Connors, Cosmopulos today unveiled a nationwide campaign for Marshalls that drops the chains long-time animated spokescharacter.The character, "Marsha," was voiced by comic Tracey Ullman. Marsha had been…

March 28, 2011, 8:12 PM EDT

News Wire

NBA Stars Appear in Nike Campaign LOS ANGELES--NBA All-Stars Kevin Garnett, Gary Payton and Tim Hardaway appear as the "Fun Police" in a new Nike TV campaign, which broke last…

March 28, 2011, 8:05 PM EDT