Burberry raises marketing investment with Apple Music channel

Burberry raises marketing investment with Apple Music channel

Burberry has invested in taking its five year-old music platform onto Apple Music, the paid-for service which has attracted 11 million sign-ups with a three-month free trial offer. Apple Music joins YouTube, Burberry’s own website and Spotify as arenas where the brand showcases its support for British artists, who have included James Bay and George […]

2016 to be the year global mobile advertising overtakes newspapers

2016 to be the year global mobile advertising overtakes newspapers

Mobile internet advertising is set to become the third-largest advertising medium behind television and desktop internet, overtaking newspapers in 2016. A Zenith Optimedia study claims mobile advertising will overshadow newspapers as early as next year, becoming the “driving force behind the growth of the entire advertising market”. Mobile will account for 12.4 per cent of […]

Headstream introduces new client partners Julia Hutchison and Jennifer Warren

Headstream introduces new client partners Julia Hutchison and Jennifer Warren

Full-service content marketing agency Headstream announces the appointments of Julia Hutchison and Jennifer Warren as client partners. Both will oversee the delivery of a selection of the agency’s existing projects and accounts, ensuring it maintains its highly-regarded standard of work, whilst also supporting on new business. Hutchison joins the agency with a remit to expand […]

NSPCC campaign shows protecting children gives them freedom to dream

NSPCC campaign shows protecting children gives them freedom to dream

[KGVID width=”600″ height=”338″]http://marcommnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/NSPCC_Alfie-the-Astronaut_60secs.mp4[/KGVID] The NSPCC is launching a brand campaign, the first within their rebrand with the strapline, Every Childhood is Worth Fighting For. The campaign is inspired by childhood dreams and imagination and shows how the work the NSPCC do helps children rebuild their lives, giving them back a childhood full of hope and […]

Apple ropes Selena Gomez into new iPhone 6S ad

Apple ropes Selena Gomez into new iPhone 6S ad

Apple aired the first ad for the new iPhone 6S during its keynote this week, featuring singer Selena Gomez and US comedian Bill Hader. The ad, called ‘The only thing that’s changed…’ emphasises the new touch interface on the iPhone 6S, called ‘3D Touch’. It can distinguish between different types of pressure on the screen, […]

M&S and RKCR/Y&R Launch New ‘Adventures in Autumn’ TV Ads

M&S and RKCR/Y&R Launch New ‘Adventures in Autumn’ TV Ads

Marks & Spencer has launched a new series of TV ads celebrating its specially chosen food range for autumn. The TV ads, created by Rainey Kelly Campbell Roalfe/Y&R, showcase the breadth of special, different and new foods at M&S. The series of films feature the M&S Food autumn line up, launching with “Spice”, which showcases […]

Dove’s Rugby World Cup campaign says ‘care makes a man stronger’

Dove’s Rugby World Cup campaign says ‘care makes a man stronger’

Skincare brand Dove Men+Care has launched its Rugby World Cup 2015 activities with a video promoting the brand’s key message, ‘care makes a man stronger’, Twitter giveaways and a partnership with The Daily Telegraph. Dove – a partner of the English, Irish, Scottish and Welsh rugby associations – said it is celebrating the “rugby values” […]