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Go east

October 29, 2008 by


Image via Wikipedia According to Sir Martin Sorrell, CEO of WPP, advertising and marketing companies should look east if they want to protect themselves from the economic turmoil. China and India are still growing and at a rate which is much greater than the West. This represents an oppportunity for business media companies to look […]

WPP shares slump to new low

October 25, 2008 by


Image via Wikipedia Shares in WPP slumped a new decade low on Thursday, recording 318.5p at one point. WPP has announced a freeze on new hires and profit forecasts for 2009 have been cut by 15 per cent. Get ready for the long haul.

WPP is off out

September 30, 2008 by


Image by Getty Images via Daylife WPP, the second largest ad agency in the world, looks like its upping sticks and moving its headquarters from London, UK, to Ireland. WPP is the latest UK company to relocate its tax domicile.  Companies like United Business Media, the British publisher, moved their HQs to Ireland in April […]