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Airtel moves creative business to JWT?blur=25

Putting all speculations to rest, Airtel has moved its creative business to JWT India. Senior sources close to the development have confirmed the news to exchange4media. With this, Airtel has ended its 15-year relationship with Rediffusion Y&R. The Airtel account has been pegged at Rs 400 crore.

Pallavi Goorha Kashyup Aug 10, 2010 7:32 PM

Demystifying Genres: Hindi music channels facing the winds of change?blur=25

Names have been changed, taglines have been dropped, content has been repackaged and new players are posing a challenge to the established ones – that, in short, is the story of the Hindi music genre, especially in the last one year. Experimentation has become the name of the game. exchange4media takes a detailed look at this genre, which is on the verge of some more changes.

Khushboo Tanna Aug 10, 2010 8:29 AM

Blackberrys appoints Vizeum as media AoR?blur=25

Mohan Clothing Co, brand owner of Blackberrys, has appointed Vizeum from the Aegis Media Group as its media AoR. Blackberrys is an award winning and a leading formal wear brand in India catering to the youth. The account will be handled out of the Delhi office with inputs from all the other teams. The account size could not be ascertained at the time of filling the report.

e4m Desk Aug 10, 2010 8:28 AM

MTC Chennai invites bid for ad rights on over 2,200 buses?blur=25

The Metropolitan Transport Corporation (Chennai) Ltd (MTC) has invited bids under the ‘two-packet’ system from eligible applicants offering ad display rights on the rear side of passenger seats in over 2,200 buses. The contract shall be awarded for a period of 33 months.

Pallavi Goorha Kashyup Aug 10, 2010 8:27 AM

NetworkPlay and join hands to roll out product launch medium?blur=25

NetworkPlay Media Pvt Ltd, a digital brand ad-network funded by Capital18, has partnered with Pune-based start-up Hover Technologies. Together they will be offering marketers a medium dedicated for launching products under the banner of ‘HoverAds’.

e4m Desk Aug 10, 2010 8:26 AM

Radio Mirchi’s EBITDA grows 57 pc to Rs 14.5 cr in Q1FY11?blur=25

Entertainment Network (India) Ltd (ENIL), popularly known as Radio Mirchi, has reported EBITDA of Rs 14.5 crore for the quarter ended June 30, 2010, a YoY growth of 56.8 per cent. The company’s net profit stood at Rs 4.3 crore against a net loss of Rs 1.4 crore in the Q1FY10.

e4m Desk Aug 10, 2010 8:25 AM

Reliance Broadcast Network records highest quarter revenue of Rs.52.16 cr?blur=25

Reliance Broadcast Network Ltd (formerly Reliance Media World Ltd), reported revenue of Rs 52.16 crore for Q1 of FY10-11. The company, which has recently transformed itself from a radio company to a multi-media entity, has announced its results on the back of strong growth in the radio and out of home businesses.

e4m Desk Aug 10, 2010 8:24 AM

Srei, a holistic infrastructure institution, calls for creative pitch?blur=25

Srei, a holistic infrastructure institution, is on the lookout for a new creative partner. According to industry sources, the institution has invited agencies to make presentations for their new communication plan.

Tasneem Limbdiwala Aug 10, 2010 8:23 AM

RAM Rambling: Fever FM, Radio Mirchi, AIR FM 2 Gold lead in different time slots in Delhi?blur=25

The Delhi market has three different FM players leading in the three time slots. As per RAM data, while Fever FM rules the afternoon slot, Radio Mirchi continues its dominance in the evening slot. Delhiites prefer to tune in to AIR FM 2 Gold the most at night.

Pallavi Goorha Kashyup Aug 10, 2010 8:21 AM

Brand Yatra: Driving the Chevy into consumers’ hearts?blur=25

GM has had a 14-year journey in India. The auto major launched Chevrolet in India in February 2003, and since then has introduced cars across the spectrum, which include Spark, Beat, and Captiva, among many others. exchange4media traces Brand Chevrolet’s journey in India, including its various campaigns and the road ahead.

Pallavi Goorha Kashyup Aug 10, 2010 8:20 AM

Changing face of ‘Balika Vadhu’: Will the story reclaim the glory??blur=25

Television’s favourite character is all grown up, and with her Colors is looking to recharge the ratings of its prime show ‘Balika Vadhu’. The five-year time leap has created fresh buzz around the show, though it will take some time for viewers to get used to a ‘new’ Anandi. Will this be enough to take ‘Balika Vadhu’ to its earlier glory? exchange4media finds out.

Khushboo Tanna Aug 10, 2010 8:19 AM