WPP chief executive Martin Sorrell accused rival marketing services networks of engaging in ‘desperate’ behaviour to win business and attract top staff, according to reports this week. At a conference in Barcelona, Sorrell is quoted as describing Interpublic Group, which owns FutureBrand and Jack Morton Worldwide, as a ‘wounded animal’, with ‘little cost control in terms of hiring people’.
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