The battle between creative and procurement continues

Shhh. Can you hear that? It's the sound of David Ogilvy, hooked up to a turbine in the grave, generating enough power to light Six Flags over Georgia.

Almost two thirds of procurement directors questioned in a survey by spend management company Ariba said their marketing departments were “suspicious” of their activities, while 20% claimed they had been accused of interfering in client relationships. (MediaWeek)