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Publicis India asks ECD Ishrath Nawaz to leave

...after investigating sexual harassment related complaints against him. Read more

Is this an Airtel ad content a music video or a cause-led brand song

Is this an Airtel ad, 'content', a music video or a cause-led 'brand song'?

Digital

Abid Hussain Barlaskar | October 19, 2018

A look at the telecom player's timely lyrical ode to the unsung heroes of Pujo... Read more

Digital video must be honest youve got to let the warts show The Quints Ritu Kapur

"Digital video must be honest; you've got to let the warts show": The Quint's Ritu Kapur

Digital

Ashwini Gangal | October 19, 2018

The founder and CEO of The Quint narrated what it has been like to start up in an unfamiliar medium, at Digipub World 2018. Her talk was laced with candour and humour. Read more

IKEA highlights price points in new ads

IKEA highlights price points in new ads

Advertising

Deepashree Banerjee | October 18, 2018

Is the newest furniture retailer entrant feeling the heat from the discount-laden e-comm space? Read more

Will Indians pay for content

Will Indians pay for content?

Digital

Ashwini Gangal | October 18, 2018

Online publishing in India has been built on the back of advertising. Many question whether this is sustainable. What will it take to get Indians to pay for content? Read more

Foodpanda acquires food-tech venture Holachef

Foodpanda acquires food-tech venture Holachef

Digital

afaqs! news bureau | October 18, 2018

With this acquisition, Foodpanda marks its entry into cloud kitchens and plans to launch its own brand of food products in various categories. Read more

Indiabulls Group appoints Social Kinnect as digital agency

Indiabulls Group appoints Social Kinnect as digital agency

Digital

afaqs! news bureau | October 18, 2018

Previously, the agency handled the mandate of Indiabulls Home Loans. Read more

The Hershey Company appoints Foxymoron as digital agency

The Hershey Company appoints Foxymoron as digital agency

Digital

afaqs! news bureau | October 18, 2018

The account was won following a multi-agency pitch. Read more

Viasys Digital Network to launch Marathi news channel Time Maharashtra

Viasys Digital Network to launch Marathi news channel Time Maharashtra

Media

afaqs! news bureau | October 18, 2018

The channel is expected to go on-air from the last week of December 2018. Read more

Kartik Iyer Praveen Das Bodhisatwa Dasgupta and Dinesh Swamy step down from roles Dentsu

Kartik Iyer, Praveen Das, Bodhisatwa Dasgupta and Dinesh Swamy step down from roles: Dentsu

Advertising

afaqs! news bureau | October 18, 2018

The development follows allegations of sexual harassment which had surfaced against them attracting enquiries by the Dentsu Aegis Network. Read more

GEC Watch Star Utsav is the most watched channel in UR market

GEC Watch: Star Utsav is the most watched channel in U+R market

Media

afaqs! news bureau | October 18, 2018

Star Plus continues to lead in Urban market and Zee Anmol in Rural market. Read more

Want to make Savlon accessible to everyone ITCs Sameer Satpathy on braille-enabled bottles

"Want to make Savlon accessible to everyone": ITC's Sameer Satpathy on braille-enabled bottles

Advertising

Abid Hussain Barlaskar | October 17, 2018

The initiative was timed to coincide with World Sight Day. A look at the ad films. Read more

Search versus social traffic Whats more precious to web publishers

Search versus social traffic: What's more precious to web publishers?

Digital

Ashwini Gangal | October 17, 2018

The answer depends on the genre of the content in question, among other things. Read more

The Social Street appoints Navin Fernandes as managing partner to head sports marketing

The Social Street appoints Navin Fernandes as managing partner to head sports marketing

Marketing

afaqs! news bureau | October 17, 2018

He will work in close cooperation with Mandeep Malhotra, founding partner and CEO. Read more

KWANs Anirban Das Blah fired following harassment allegations

KWAN's Anirban Das Blah fired following harassment allegations

Marketing

afaqs! news bureau | October 17, 2018

Das has been removed from all responsibilities and designations at the agency. The allegations of sexual harassment surfaced in a news daily. Read more