MarComm News Hit Parade: August 2017

MarComm News Hit Parade: August 2017

MarComm News’ Hit Parade brings you our selection of the “hit” projects of the month. The highlights for August 2017 include social, design, advertising and digital projects: 1) Kind Words Ringback Tone by GS Caltex GS Caltex wanted to decrease the stress level of employees in call centers. Customer abusive comments are something that everyone knows but no […]

Heinz Brazil’s Clever Instagram Campaign By Africa Lets You Eat Delicious Posts

Heinz Brazil’s Clever Instagram Campaign By Africa Lets You Eat Delicious Posts

If you’re into Instagram food porn, you’ll know how hungry you can get by just looking at people’s mouthwatering posts. So, in Brazil, Heinz capitalised on this by enabling Instagram users to actually eat the delicious food posts they were drooling over. The so-called “Irresistible Posts” campaign, created by ad agency Africa with the support […]

Ebiquity joins Facebook’s Marketing Mix Modelling Program

Ebiquity joins Facebook’s Marketing Mix Modelling Program

Ebiquity, an independent marketing analytics specialists, has joined the Facebook Marketing Mix Modelling (MMM) Program. They will be able to leverage Facebook data on behalf of its clients for measuring the impact of Facebook, Instagram and Audience Network for their MMM engagements. Transparent, accurate and consistent data are the fundamental building blocks of marketing mix […]

HomeAway makes history by offering the Eiffel Tower as the ultimate holiday “rental”

HomeAway, ‘the world leader in holiday rentals’, together with Saatchi & Saatchi London and Saatchi & Saatchi Paris launch the latest instalment of the “It’s Your Vacation, Why Share It?” campaign today to celebrate being a UEFA EURO 2016 national sponsor in France and official fans accommodation provider. HomeAway are making the Eiffel Tower home […]

Eurostar launches new train with Instagram campaign

Eurostar launches new train with Instagram campaign

Eurostar, the high-speed rail service, is promoting its new London-Paris train with an Instagram campaign. The work by AKQA on the @LaVieOnBoard Instagram account shows a canvas of 200 images showing what it is like to be on board the new train. The squares tell different stories using animated videos and images, including a couple […]

Cheil Hong Kong creates Samsung #BeTheirEyes — an idea that translates social photos into printed braille

Cheil Hong Kong creates Samsung #BeTheirEyes — an idea that translates social photos into printed braille

As part of its commitment to give back to the community, Samsung kicked off its ‘Make Hong Kong Better’ initiative in December 2015 by teaming up with Hong Kong Blind Union. Established in 1964, Hong Kong Blind Union is the city’s first self-help group organised and managed by people with visual impairment. It aims at […]

Emirates becomes world’s first airline with 1 million Instagram followers

Emirates becomes world’s first airline with 1 million Instagram followers

Emirates continues to engage with its fans far and wide as it becomes the first airline to hit the coveted one‎ million follower mark on Instagram. The remarkable achievement positions Emirates as the largest transportation brand on the popular photo and video-sharing platform. Recently named the world’s most valuable airline brand, Emirates launched its Instagram […]