Publicis Groupe Reports 0.9% Organic Growth; Q1 Results Boosted By Sapient Buy And Exchange Rates

The Groupe's consolidated revenue for the first quarter jumped nearly 32%, largely due to the acquisition of Sapient in February and favorable exchange rates. "It is starting to be spring in Paris as it is starting to be in our numbers," says Publicis Groupe CEO Maurice Levy, who predicted "considerably stronger" results in the second half of the year. ...


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The Secret of Successful Marketing Lies In Split Seconds

The other day, I was having lunch in a deli. I was also watching the front door, which you had to push to get in. Almost everyone who came to the door pulled, even though there ...

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Utter Doom: The Anniversary

This week marked the tenth anniversary of the publication in "Advertising Age" of "The Chaos Scenario," which predicted the utter disintegration of the global media-marketing economy. Unsurprisingly, some of its apocalyptic prophesies were received a bit ...

London Blog
The Future Is Digital - But Don't Forget About Television

Marketing gurus are quick to write off all traditional media as they predict a landslide of budget moving into Internet advertising. But the argument always falls short on television, which is more than holding its own ...

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