Two weeks ago, Nielsen began phasing out its paper TV ratings diaries for the 140 local markets in which the antiquated system is still active.
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Paris investment bankers Natixis have put forth an intriguing scenario that explores the possibility of Publicis Groupe launching a hostile bid for Omnicom, asking: “Is the story over?”
In releasing 2013 interim results, WPP Group formally addressed the implications of the recently unveiled Publicis Groupe-Omnicom merger, which it described as
Publicis Groupe today reported lower-than-expected first-quarter organic revenue growth of slightly more than 1 percent to $2 billion.In releasing the results, the Paris-based holding company blamed tough comparisons in the year-earlier quarter, when it reported a 4 percent revenue gain, and continuing economic turmoil in the Eurozone.
As big brands increasingly seek out global digital services, it gets increasingly difficult for a small domestic-only shop to secure their accounts.
Publicis Groupe today reported a 23 percent increase in 2012 net income to $982 million, thanks to growth from digital services and its agencies in the U.S. and developing markets.