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Facebook acts after hack attack

Facebook is tightening up security on its site by offering users an encryption service following a number of high-profile hacks,…



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Cruickshank takes IPA DM role

The IPA has confirmed the appointment of LIDA chief executive Mel Cruickshank as the new chairman of the Direct Marketing…


Chemistry blow as EE cuts spend

Publicis finally buys Chemistry

Chemistry’s long-awaited sell-off appears to be sealed after its board of directors recommended shareholders accept a £14.45m cash offer from…


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Met acts on overseas scammers

The Metropolitan Police has closed five virtual offices used by direct mail scammers and seized thousands of letters in a…


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ASA rejects Tena Man ad ban

The Advertising Standards Authority has rejected calls to ban a responsive radio ad for Tena Men incontinence pants, after fears…


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Google pre-empts behavioural laws

Google is pre-empting a clampdown on behavioural advertising by launching a browser extension for Google Chrome that enables users to…


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Superdrug plots loyalty launch

Superdrug is planning to step up its offensive against Boots with the launch of a loyalty scheme to rival the…


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G2 Joshua boosts senior team

G2 Joshua has drafted in three recruits, including a new creative services director, as chief executive Tim Hipperson acts to…