Target’s New Website Helps Trick-or-Treaters Find Best Candy Haunts in the Neighborhood

Target’s New Website Helps Trick-or-Treaters Find Best Candy Haunts in the Neighborhood

Americans have many, many options nearby to buy their Halloween candy, so Target is offering a little technological fun to get an edge on the competition. The Minneapolis-based chain debuted Treatster, a social-minded website that’s designed for desktop and mobile devices and lets viewers search for the best trick-or-treating locations in their neighborhoods. When viewers […]

‘Spectre’ promo hits Snapchat for 24 Hours at midnight on October 25

‘Spectre’ promo hits Snapchat for 24 Hours at midnight on October 25

A first-of-its-kind, 24-hour Snapchat channel devoted entirely to the new James Bond entry Spectre went live at midnight on October 25, giving worldwide markets access to behind-the-scenes content, cast messages, photos like those above and more throughout Monday, October 26. The Spectre Edition Discover Channel is the social media platform’s first Discover channel created specifically […]

Derren Brown announces world’s first psychological theme park ‘experience’ for Thorpe Park

Derren Brown announces world’s first psychological theme park ‘experience’ for Thorpe Park

Derren Brown, the acclaimed British maestro of mind control, has announced details of a unique partnership with Thorpe Park Resort, to create the world’s first fully immersive psychological attraction for a theme park. The star, who is best known for his mind blowing TV specials and interactive stage shows, has become synonymous with the art […]

East Midlands Trains keep customers on-track with new data-driven campaign developed by LIDA

East Midlands Trains keep customers on-track with new data-driven campaign developed by LIDA

Digital and direct marketing specialist, LIDA, has created a data-driven email campaign for East Midlands Trains aimed at providing customers with real-time and geo-targeted information on how long it takes to drive from their nearest station to London St Pancras. Tasked with communicating that travelling by train is primarily quicker than driving, the agency has […]

New Right to Buy campaign launched by TMW Unlimited

New Right to Buy campaign launched by TMW Unlimited

Many of us dream about owning a home. And now a new wave of a major campaign has been launched to bring people closer to this dream. The Right to Buy scheme gives tenants of local authorities and housing associations in England the opportunity to purchase their own property at a discount, with up to […]

Increasing number of cross-border deals and interest in APAC businesses drives buoyant marcoms M&A market in Q3 2015

Increasing number of cross-border deals and interest in APAC businesses drives buoyant marcoms M&A market in Q3 2015

Research released by specialist marcoms M&A firm Results International has shown that the number of global marcoms deals completed in Q3 2015 rose by 7% from Q2 (264 deals in Jul-Sep compared to 246 in Apr-Jun). This has been driven largely by a jump in the number of cross-border deals. More than a third (36%) […]

DDB Mudra Group’s Madhukar Kamath: E-Commerce has the most exciting potential in the Indian Ad Industry

DDB Mudra Group’s Madhukar Kamath: E-Commerce has the most exciting potential in the Indian Ad Industry

MarComm News’ Editorial Director Neeraj Nayar, sat down with DDB Mudra Group’s Group CEO & Managing Director, Madhukar Kamath on his recent trip to London, to get the low down on the rapidly growing Indian Advertising and Marketing Industry. Madhukar has more than three decades of experience in Advertising and Marketing Services and has spent […]