20 Nov 2018

19th November 2018, Shanghai
At this year’s Greater China Effie Awards, Dentsu Aegis Network’s work was celebrated as best in show, taking home the prestigious Most Effective Agency Network accolade. The win is the result of 4 Golds, 2 Silvers, 8 Bronzes being awarded to Dentsu Aegis Network’s agency brands at this year’s festival, in addition to 15 further shortlists. Further highlighting the Network’s digital marketing finesse, Isobar Shanghai was crowned Greater China’s Most Effective Office.

19 Nov 2018

  • In the first nine months, the Dentsu Group delivered total growth of revenue less cost of sales of 8.0% (constant currency basis) and organic growth of 4.4%. The Japan business delivered 4.1% and 4.1%, respectively, in part, due to an increase in digital-related services, favorable results in subsidiaries and new business wins. The international business, Dentsu Aegis Network, delivered 10.8% (constant currency basis) and 4.6%, respectively, partly driven by new business wins in H2FY2017.

  • Underlying operating profit declined 4.0%(constant currency basis). InJapan, profitdeclined due to planned investments in the working environment reforms. At Dentsu Aegis Network, investments in global platforms and systems continue as planned, increasing shared services to enable our agency brands to collaborate more effectively.