Cannes Lions revenue down 9% but marketers spending more

Cannes Lions revenue down 9% but marketers spending more

This year's Cannes Lions festival made 9% less revenue than in 2017 owing to falls in both delegate numbers and awards entries resulting from Publicis Groupe sitting out the event and the organizers truncating the schedule.

Aline Santos: there is lot of diversity talk at Cannes but not much action

Aline Santos: there is lot of diversity talk at Cannes but not much action

Unilever's diversity and inclusion chief Aline Santos has criticized the industry for a lack of action but welcomed the accountability that has come with a spotlight being shone on the issues.

Close, but not quite the Grand Prix

Close, but not quite the Grand Prix

Cannes judges on why one campaign just missed the top Pharma Lions prize.

What CMOs are thinking in Cannes

What CMOs are thinking in Cannes

As the Cannes CMO Growth Council meets, marketers weigh in on what they're looking to gain from the Festival and this year's changes.

Montefiore's Corazon - Give Your Heart campaign wins health & wellness Grand Prix

Montefiore's Corazon - Give Your Heart campaign wins health & wellness Grand Prix

Judges awarded the category's top prize to New York's John X. Hannes on behalf of Montefiore. They also handed out eight Gold Lions.

No pharma Grand Prix awarded for second straight year

No pharma Grand Prix awarded for second straight year

Since the inception of the award in 2014, the pharma Grand Prix has only been awarded twice.

Lions Health: 2018 pharma winners

Lions Health: 2018 pharma winners

Here are the Lions Health winners in the pharma category.

Lions Health: 2018 health and wellness winners

Lions Health: 2018 health and wellness winners

Here are the Lions Health winners in the health and wellness category.

'Creativity is not on pause because one group is not in Cannes'

'Creativity is not on pause because one group is not in Cannes'

This year's Cannes Lions Festival will be different to any that preceded it - but then, it was always thus.