Melt In A Minute| WPP to sell 60% of Kantar to Bain Capital, Brands to advertise on Whatsapp & More

Madhuwanti Saha, July 12, 2019

From Bain looking to buy majority stake in WPP’S market research business Kantar to Whatsapp allowing backdoor advertisement through branded stickers, today's highlights

Here is your daily round-up of the news that matters in the marketing, media and advertising world, brewed hot & fresh in just 60 seconds.

Today’s Headlines:

• WPP to sell 60% of Kantar to private equity firm Bain Capital
• MediaCom’s Toby Jenner named global CEO of Wavemaker
• Brands like Tinder, Tide, McDonald’s, Reebok and Zomato to advertise on Whatsapp through GIFs
• In Kantar’s ‘CX+ India Retail Banking Report 2019’ HSBC ranks No 1 in Retail Banks
• YouTube to draft a creator-on-creator harassment policy by year end