Downtown Partners

Here Are the Year’s 4 Best Out-of-Home Campaigns, as Judged by the OBIE Awards

The Outdoor Advertising Association of America gave out its 2016 OBIE Awards for the year's best out-of-home advertising in Boca Raton, Fla., this week. Four agencies walked off with Best of Show prizes—for innovative and beautifully designed outdoor work.

Walgreens Confirms Selection of GSD&M as Lead Creative Agency

It took a few days, but Walgreens has finally confirmed its selection of GSD&M as its new lead creative agency. The Austin, Texas-based shop beat the Chicago office of mcgarrybowen in the finals of a review that began in January. GSD&M succeeds Downtown Partners on the business.

Walgreens Reviews Creative Business

Add Walgreens to the list of restless retailers. The drugstore chain, which has more than 8,200 locations, has contacted agencies about its creative business via a request for information that's due back next week.