VR film to help people with dementia relive magic moments from summer 1966 and England’s World Cup victory

VR film to help people with dementia relive magic moments from summer 1966 and England’s World Cup victory

 People living with dementia and Alzheimer’s could soon be able to relive happy memories of the summer of 1966 and England’s World Cup win, thanks to a virtual reality (VR) project. ‘The Wayback’ – a free-to-download app – uses VR to spark memories and trigger conversations by fully immersing viewers in the sights and […]

Volvo UK and Valenstein & Fatt win Channel 4’s £1 million Diversity in Advertising Award

Volvo UK and Valenstein & Fatt win Channel 4’s £1 million Diversity in Advertising Award

Channel 4 announced that Volvo UK and Valenstein & Fatt (Grey London) have won the £1million airtime prize for the Diversity in Advertising Award, with an ad campaign focussed on non-visible disability. The brand was one of seven finalists – BT and AMV BBDO; Ford and GTB; Panasonic and Brave; Bose and Valenstein & Fatt; […]

Bose hires Grey London as it takes the fight to Beats

Bose hires Grey London as it takes the fight to Beats

Bose, the high-end audio equipment manufacturer, has appointed Grey London to its global creative business as it seeks to recover share from Beats By Dre. The agency is understood to have beat off competition from fellow WPP agency J Walter Thompson, the Omnicom network BBDO, Publicis Groupe’s Saatchi & Saatchi and the independent shop VCCP […]

Jacob’s appoints Grey London as new creative agency

Jacob’s appoints Grey London as new creative agency

Savoury snack brand Jacob’s has announced the appointment of Grey London as their new creative agency, following a pitch process earlier in 2015. The agency has already started working with the brand ahead of launching a new Jacob’s Masterbrand campaign in 2016. The appointment means that Grey London will work across both the sweet and […]

Volvo Goes Car-Free in New Spot, Flips the Car Ad Archetype on its Head

Volvo Goes Car-Free in New Spot, Flips the Car Ad Archetype on its Head

Swedish car-maker Volvo’s latest ad flips the archetypal car commercial on its head with its car-free approach. Created by Grey London, the tranquil 50-second spot features scenic images of forests, rustling leaves and falling snow, making it resemble a nature documentary instead of a hi-octane car commercial. Titled ‘Swedish Air’, it was made to promote […]