WPP’s Millward Brown agrees to acquire Cadem Advertising

WPP announces that its wholly owned operating company Millward Brown, a global leader in brand, media and communications research, has acquired Cadem Advertising S.A. (“Cadem”), a leading consumer insights company in Chile.

Founded in 1997, Cadem has operated as a licensee of Millward Brown for many years providing brand tracking, quantitative and qualitative research services.

Cadem employs 87 people and key clients include Coca-Cola, Falabella Retail, Nestle, Telefonica and Unilever.

Cadem’s unaudited revenues for the year ended 31 December 2011 were approximately CLP3.2 billion with gross assets of approximately CLP1.3 billion at the same date.