Labstore

Y&R Names First Global Chief for Retail Marketing

Young & Rubicam is shifting from a regional to global approach to shopper marketing with the appointment of Jon Bird as global managing director of Labstore, the agency's retail marketing arm.

Fast Chat: Y&R’s Gonzalez on Shopper Marketing

Young & Rubicam is uniting its shopper marketing capabilities in Latin America under the banner of Labstore, the name of a like unit in Madrid. With a single moniker, Y&R expects shopper marketing personnel in Argentina, Brazil, China, Colombia, Mexico and Puerto Rico to more regularly share resources and knowledge.