Advertising is like a faulty shower, ITV chairman Archie Norman once said, and the Downton Abbey broadcaster today showed again that is the case.
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Wednesday 03 March 2010
Broadcaster ITV today said it returned to annual profit with a £25 million surplus after plunging into the red by £2.7 billion in 2008.
Sunday 28 February 2010
City analysts are warning that former Royal Mail boss Adam Crozier may be unable to turn around ITV's ailing fortunes as advertising revenues remain at historicaly low levels.
Thursday 25 February 2010
Michael Grade has been appointed non executive chairman of talent agency James Grant Group (JGG), which looks after TV personalities including Ant and Dec.
Sunday 21 February 2010
Royal Mail is planning to raise an estimated £500m by selling up to half its mail sorting centres.
Monday 01 February 2010
Sunday 31 January 2010
Saturday 30 January 2010
Hell hath no fury like Apple scorned
Technology website VentureBeat claims McGraw Hill was dropped from Steve Jobs' launch presentation of the Apple iPad on Wednesday (it was apparently meant to feature on a slide naming partners for the device).
Friday 29 January 2010
ITV ended its tortuous search for a chief executive yesterday with the surprise appointment of Adam Crozier, the man best known for appointing Sven-Goran Eriksson England football manager, and currently the head of Royal Mail.
Thursday 28 January 2010
Broadcaster ITV's hunt for a chief executive finally ended today after the firm turned to Royal Mail boss Adam Crozier.
Friday 11 December 2009
Thursday 10 December 2009
The Royal Mail increased its operating profit to £184 million in the first half of the current financial year despite a drop in revenues and fewer letters being posted, it was announced today.
Monday 09 November 2009
Which of us will ever forget where we were when we heard that Stephen Fry had resigned from Twitter?
Monday 02 November 2009
Royal Mail's chief executive, Adam Crozier, earned almost £1m last year, according to figures released yesterday.
Monday 26 October 2009
Post Office managers and union leaders will resume talks today to end the latest round of strikes, with both sides saying that they hope there will be a quick settlement. The Government has also welcomed the initiative by the TUC, which stepped forward at the weekend offering to arbitrate.
Sunday 25 October 2009
There were hopes last night of a breakthrough in the postal dispute after the two sides agreed to hold talks.
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