Brian Whipple runs the sixth-largest agency company in the world. But if you ask him about the practice of advertising, he sounds almost dismissive. “We don’t believe brands are built from advertising anymore,” said Whipple, a former ad agency executive who is the senior managing director of Accenture Interactive. “They are built from an amalgamation… (0 comment)

At a House Ways and Means Committee hearing this week examining tax reform, the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) cautioned lawmakers about the potential impacts of a border adjustable tax (BAT). The BAT would modify the tax code to require companies that sell products in the United States that are produced overseas to pay an…