Date-wise News
International: Mike Kirkham relinquishes his candidature for TNS Chairman?blur=25

The TNS Board is going to see a new chairman within the next few weeks. This decision comes close on the heels of a replacement for Tony Cowling. Mike Kirkham, who was in the race for the position and was invited by the Board of institutional shareholders to become a candidate, has withdrawn his candidature.

exchange4media Staff Jan 9, 2006 7:30 AM

International: The Googling of the marketing industry, and what we can learn from it?blur=25

What made Google one of the world’s most valuable brands and in the process made 1,000 of its employees millionaires? It wasn’t advertising.

exchange4media Staff Jan 9, 2006 7:29 AM

HLL pulls out Lever Ayush on  failure to catch consumer fancy?blur=25

Hindustan Lever (HLL) has pulled out its ayurvedic brand - Lever Ayush - from the traditional retail channel following a recent brand review.

exchange4media Staff Jan 9, 2006 7:28 AM

Lifestyle Holidays to unveil first of its kind Travel Mall in Mumbai?blur=25

Lifestyle Holdiays, an initiative of Bulls and Bears Finance Ltd’s tour division, is set to unveil an innovative concept of a travel mall, one of its kind in the industry. The state-of-the-art facility will be inaugurated in Mumbai and will be spread across 4000 sq. ft.

exchange4media Staff Jan 9, 2006 7:27 AM

Raj TV’s event calendar for 2006 kicks off with Miss Angel, SPB-Usha Uthup concert?blur=25

Events as a route to viewers and revenues have been explored well by Raj TV in the year gone by. Part of the agenda for 2006 is to take the event route forward, with more events and activities on the ground.

exchange4media Chennai Bureau Jan 9, 2006 7:25 AM

Brand Portrait bags creative and media duties of iSOFT India?blur=25

Chennai-based full service agency, Brand Portrait, has bagged the creative and media duties of iSOFT India, the Indian subsidiary of LSE-listed healthcare informatics company iSOFT Group Plc.

exchange4media Chennai Bureau Jan 9, 2006 7:24 AM

Intel’s new brand identity leaps ahead?blur=25

Intel Corporation formally unveiled its new brand identity on January 3 in what it termed as a significant milestone in the company’s history. This new identity is being rolled out across the world now, including the Indian market.

exchange4media Chennai Bureau Jan 9, 2006 7:23 AM

IPAN Kolkata bags PR and media account of Apeejay Oxford Bookstores?blur=25

IPAN Kolkata, a division of J Walter Thompson Group, has recently bagged the public relations account of Apeejay Oxford Bookstores, which have been an intrinsic part of Kolkata. The incumbent agency was Accord.

exchange4media Kolkata Bureau Jan 9, 2006 7:22 AM

HLL hands over Lakme hair brand a/c to Lowe?blur=25

Close on the heels of realigning its advertising agencies for personal wash brands – Liril and Hamam, FMCG major Hindustan Lever has awarded the advertising assignment of the hair segment of its Lakme brand to Lowe, taking it away from Ambience Publicis.

exchange4media Staff Jan 9, 2006 7:21 AM

TAM Media Research beefs up marketing team, focus on ‘driving insights’?blur=25

Changes are adrift at TAM Media Research with the agency’s intention of expanding operations both in depth and horizontally, and in the process, the management has instituted a structure that would ensure that both the products and clients are receiving apt attention.

Noor Fathima Warsia Jan 9, 2006 7:20 AM

Nimbus Sport lines up sponsors for India-Pakistan cricket series?blur=25

Apart from roping in Allianz and Hutch as title sponsors for the forthcoming Indo-Pak Test and ODI series, respectively, Nimbus Sport has lined up an array of blue-chip sponsors such as Grasim, Ultra Tech and Allied Bank of Pakistan, as well as in-stadia signage brands.

exchange4media Staff Jan 9, 2006 7:19 AM

Ten Sports all geared up for another Indo-Pak affair with Allianz Cup?blur=25

The Indo-Pak series is already here and presenting channel Ten Sports is all set to make the maximum out of the situation. Apart from introducing new aspects in the production bit, the channel has planned a whole array of ancillary programming.

exchange4media Mumbai Bureau Jan 9, 2006 7:18 AM

FM Phase II expansion: HT Music saved Rs 154 cr in Mumbai due to revenue sharing regime?blur=25

With the first round of bidding for Phase II expansion of FM Radio for Category A+ and A cities out in the open, some interesting calculations reveal that HT Music, the highest bidder amongst A+ category cities, might just have saved a whopping Rs 154 cr as compared to the highest bidder in Phase I.

exchange4media Staff Jan 9, 2006 7:17 AM