Topic: SapientNitro

Sapient's Net Income Falls Amid Publicis Groupe's Bid to Buy the Company

Revenue for the quarter, however, grew 9%

Talk about bad timing: Sapient today reported third-quarter net income fell 15 percent to $22.3 million, just four days after Publicis Groupe said it would pay a 44 percent premium…

Inside Whole Foods' Store of the Future

Tackles sustainability with digital displays

Just one week after launching its first national branding campaign, Whole Foods is promoting its sustainability cred in stores. The upscale grocer—with the help of SapientNitro's Second Story—has loaded up its…

The Week's Best Parties: From New York to Paris

Celebs rubbed shoulders with the industry's brightest at Advertising Week and beyond

Actor Kevin Spacey and SapientNitro CMO Bill Kanarick at the shop's Idea Exchange event.

Here Are the Pros and Cons of Snapchat Taking on Ads

Data is both a blessing and a curse

With Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel confirming long-held speculation that his mobile-social app will soon debut ads, we reached out to marketing practitioners for reaction. From an advertising-minded perspective, here are…

Mobile vs. Desktop: See Which Medium Wins in 5 Key Comparisons

It's probably closer than you think

Mobile's come a long way in recent years as an advertising and marketing category. But what competitive edges does mobile offer as we head into the fourth quarter of 2014? We asked…

7 Big Challenges That Threaten Mobile Advertising's Meteoric Growth

Plenty of hurdles before it can rule the industry

Yesterday, we provided an in-depth look at how mobile could become the premiere advertising channel. But there's obviously plenty of work to be done. So we asked industry players: What is…

Can Mobile Rule the Ad World?

After early struggles, the small screen may ultimately emerge as the winner

For years, mobile was seen as a slick sideshow—the possibilities of engaging people on a platform that commands, even consumes their attention has always held great promise but also appeared…

The Slide That Launched a Thousand Arguments at Cannes

R/GA and Beats tackle the 'numbing consensus' of marketing briefs

The slide was always meant to be provocative, but it wasn't originally intended to be quite so vulgar. "When I first saw it, it had 'F*** Briefs,' " recalled Nick Law,…

Spike Jonze Reveals His Favorite Ad and How to Stay Creative With Clients Around

The Oscar winner on keeping 'that feeling' alive

CANNES, France—Spike Jonze has made a lot of great commercials over the years. "Crazy Legs" for Levi's. "Hello Tomorrow" for Adidas. "Lamp" for Ikea, which won the Film Grand Prix…

British Airways Expands Its Relationship With BBH

Shop adds loyalty, digital marketing responsibilities

Bartle Bogle Hegarty retained its creative lead on British Airways and added responsibility for loyalty and digital marketing. BBH is teaming with Simon Hall and Warren Moore, current owners of London…