Retail sales recorded a surprise rise in July, largely thanks to growth in online sales of just over 6% -- which is being partly ascribed to Amazon's Prime Day event, "Sky News" reveals.
Facebook will open a pop-up cafe in London and Edinburgh to allow users to have a free coffee and chat about their privacy settings, "The Drum" reports.
TSB has put Vizeum on alert by calling a media review, "Campaign" reports.
TfL has put VCCP on alert by calling an advertising review, "Campaign" reveals.
"Press Gazette" reveals that the BBC is defying a media blackout in Indian-controlled Kashmir by ramping up its short-wave radio news service area.
The NatWest bank has decided to shake things up a little. While it tells "Campaign" that M&C Saatchi is still its ad agency of record, it has decided its 2020 advertising campaign will be handled by The & Partnership.
Independent media agency The Specialist Works has won online white goods retailer AO.com's GBP9.7m media brief, taking over from MediaCom Manchester, "Campaign" reveals.
A report from the UCL Great Ormond Street institute of child health concludes that lack of sleep is more damaging to children than exposure to social media, "The Guardian" reports.
Health food retailer Holland & Barrett is reviewing its creative account, "Campaign" reports. It currently works with Pablo London.
Facebook has launched new movie show time and reminder ad formats so cinema chains and film makers can attract more people to the cinema, "Mobile Marketing" reports.