Josh Kolm

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Articles by Josh Kolm
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Indigo opens ‘shop-in-a-shop’ for small kids businesses

The retailer has focused on serving consumer needs by identifying on-trend brands, and it’s bringing that to another of its core offerings.

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Edelman hires new strategy lead in Canada

Laura Kim will lead the offering as the firm makes innovation within strategy a global priority.

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Up to the Minute: Couche-Tard sweetens Carrefour bid

Plus, LP/AD picks up a new rugby client and Shine acquires Rock-It’s influencer agency.

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If Cannes hosts Lions, will the industry come?

Organizers are confident about an in-person festival this June, but many Canadian agency execs doubt they can send anyone safely.

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Up to the Minute: Burger King goes retro for redesign

Plus, Viral Nation hires a DDB vet and 1Milk2Sugars adds two cruelty-free beauty clients.

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KFC Canada names new CMO

Katherine Bond-Debicki has been promoted, taking over marketing leadership from Samantha Redman.

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Holiday Cards Part Four: The Agency Cookbook

A lot of agencies put out recipes to spark your culinary creativity this holiday season, so we gathered them all in one place.

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Most-read of 2020: Brands

Turning “Haulers” into heroes and bringing competitors together were some of the most popular stories from Canada’s marketers.

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MDC and Stagwell agree to merger

The combined entity is targeting $3 billion in revenue within four years, driven largely by growth in digital.

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2020 Agency Holiday Cards: Part Three

A big batch of holiday wishes includes retro informercials and giving 2020 the send-off it deserves.

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Most-read of 2020: Agencies

The most popular stories out of Canada’s shops included big assignments, major launches, pandemic survival strategies and racism in the industry.

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Most-read of 2020: C-Suite

Pandemic responses and new opportunities in alcohol were the most popular stories from our weekly newsletter for brand leaders.

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Canada takes home most awards at Epica

Rethink also won a Design Grand Prix at the awards, which is decided by ad industry press.

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The deadline for New Establishment: Innovators is almost here

Tomorrow is the last day to nominate trailblazers from across the industry.

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Most-read of 2020: Magazine

The most popular stories from our print edition include features on companies like Bell, Telus, Sobeys and Knix, plus how brands are adapting to a gender-fluid future.