P&G Helps Families Wake Up Special Every Day

News

Cincinnati, OH - Procter & Gamble's Folgers Gourmet Selections brand has partnered with US TV actress Chandra Wilson and Habitat for Humanity to help families in need realize the dream of waking up special in a home of their own.  The new marketing effort, via Saatchi & Saatchi New York, includes two new TV spots and a call for consumer-generated content.…

Publicis Groupe Launches the SSF Group

News

Paris - Publicis Groupe today announced the creation of a new mini group structure, bringing Saatchi & Saatchi together with Fallon in a new alliance to be known as the SSF Group. Under this new structure, both agencies will continue to operate separately and remain stand-alone brands. Publicis Groupe Chairman and CEO Maurice Levy said, "This new group is a…

Saatchi & Saatchi X Publish Private Label Study

News

London - The huge growth of private label brands is a massive opportunity for brand owners and retailers to grow overall category value, concludes the first study to look at private label marketing from a brand owner, retailer and shopper perspective. The study revealed private label brands (owned, sold and distributed by retailers) represent an opportunity for brand owners and…

AA NZ to Saatchi & Saatchi

News

Auckland - Saatchi & Saatchi has been awarded the AA's direct, digital, brand and retail advertising business after a final two way creative shoot out against Ogilvy. Dougal Swift, AA General Manager of Membership says, "Saatchi & Saatchi impressed us with a big idea that will work across the AA's diverse business operations." "They demonstrated that they could provide expertise…

Saatchi & Saatchi CEO Chairs HIV/AIDS Meeting

News

Sydney - The 3rd Ministerial meeting on HIV/AIDS was held on the 23rd July, at the Hilton Hotel in Sydney, to coincide with the International AIDS Summit that has attracted over 7,000 delegates from around the world. A late replacement for Ms Margaret Jackson, AC 'Chair of Asia Pacific Business Coalition on AIDS' was Saatchi & Saatchi Australia, CEO, Simone…

New Business Success for Saatchi & Saatchi India

News

Mumbai - Saatchi & Saatchi India has had a successful month on the new business front, picking up three new accounts - two via existing business connections. Novartis, a Saatchi & Saatchi Network client, awarded them the Calcium Sandoz chewable calcium tablet brand without a pitch. Grey Advertising previously handled. The agency also picked up the strategic and creative duties…

One Show Design Awards Triumph

News

New York - The Saatchi & Saatchi Network came out on top at the 2007 One Show Design awards, taking four Gold Pencils - three for Saatchi & Saatchi Australia and one for Saatchi & Saatchi Dubai. Saatchi & Saatchi Australia's awards were all for its Sydney Writers' Festival 2006 campaign, of which Head of Design, Julian Melhuish commented, "The…

Executive Appointments at Saatchi & Saatchi Canada

News

Toronto - Saatchi & Saatchi Canada has announced the appointment of Brett Channer to Chairman & Executive Creative Director, as well as naming Stuart Payne as the company's new President and CEO. Channer will manage the creative direction and strategy of Saatchi & Saatchi Canada, while Payne will oversee all agency business. These appointments complete a period of reorganization at…

Saatchi & Saatchi Indonesia Wins Vitacimin

News

Jakarta - PT. Takeda Indonesia has recently awarded its US$500,000 business to Saatchi & Saatchi and ZenithOptimedia Indonesia. PT. Takeda Indonesia is a Japanese pharmaceutical company, producer of Vitacimin sweetlets, a leader in the vitamin C category. The brand was previously handled for many years by Dentsu, and this was their first pitch. "The market is constantly changing and Takeda…

Toyota Seeks American Football Fans

News

Torrance, CA - Toyota and its agency of record Saatchi & Saatchi LA are seeking hosts and high schools for season two of its original mini-show "The Line of Scrimmage," airing during the NBC Sunday Night Football Halftime Show. Toyota will search out hometown traditions, football rivalries and game highlights from around the nation with original content airing every week…

New WW Creative Head for Saatchi & Saatchi X

News

New York - Saatchi & Saatchi X has announced the appointment of Carlos Sanchez as worldwide creative director. In this role, Sanchez will lead the agency's creative function and be responsible for leading the creative vision for Saatchi & Saatchi X's global network.? Sanchez will report to Andy Murray, Saatchi & Saatchi X worldwide chief executive officer, and joins the agency's leadership…

Saatchi & Saatchi South Africa Fights Trafficking

News

Johannesburg - Saatchi and Saatchi South Africa has joined forces with the International Organization for Migration's (IOM) Southern African Counter-Trafficking Assistance Programme (SACTAP) to create a hard-hitting message aimed at raising awareness of human traffickers operating on the continent. Based on research in the region since 2002, IOM believes that trafficking in persons is flourishing in Southern Africa, with South…

Join the 4C 'Sightseeing Tour'

News

London - A unique selection of work from some of today's most talented emerging visual artists promises to help brands seeking to understand contemporary leading-edge urban culture. "Sightseeing Tour" is a selection of work from 24 emerging artists from across the world. The city is their artistic playground and offers the ingredients of a contemporary tale: rules, signs, habits, private…

Surprises on the Menu at P&G Cannes Dinner

News

Cannes - For guests at Saturday night's Saatchi & Saatchi-hosted dinner for Procter & Gamble at Cannes, there wasn't just wonderful food on the menu. Sitting in the middle of the Palme d'Or Restaurant as guests arrived, was a celebratory gold washing machine, on top of which was a gold washing basket, loaded with gold clothes. And inside the machine…