Iris unveils a hat trick of social film for adidas’ #HereToCreate World Cup campaign

Iris unveils a hat trick of social film for adidas’ #HereToCreate World Cup campaign

Iris has released three new videos for adidas for their World Cup Campaign. Liverpool and Egypt’s Mo Salah, Manchester City and Brazil’s Gabriel Jesus and the Spanish national squad are featured in these creative football-themed films, which are part of the brand’s “Creativity is the answer” proposition. ‘Paint the Streets – The Gabriel Jesus Mural’ ”At […]

Free the Birds creates brand identity and campaign for CIWF’s work on thoughtful food consumption

Free the Birds creates brand identity and campaign for CIWF’s work on thoughtful food consumption

 Free The Birds, the brand communication and design agency, has created a new campaign for animal welfare charity Compassion in World Farming (CIWF) encouraging consumers to consider what they eat and reduce their meat-based protein consumption as a result. The campaign emerged from a brand identity brief that Free The Birds took on for […]

Advertising industry veteran Kathryn Layland joins ADvendio

Advertising industry veteran Kathryn Layland joins ADvendio

ADvendio, a Salesforce-powered advertising management software, announced the appointment of Kathryn Layland as Chief Revenue Officer (CRO), to be responsible for the worldwide Sales and Marketing. Ms. Layland, a graduate of the University of Manchester, has over 20 years’ experience in operations, sales, marketing, strategy, and software development in the multi-channel publishing, advertising technology, and […]

Moonpig Snaps Up Nickyl Raithatha as Managing Director

Moonpig Snaps Up Nickyl Raithatha as Managing Director

Leading online cards, gifts and flowers retailer Moonpig has appointed eCommerce entrepreneur Nickyl Raithatha as Managing Director. Nickyl takes the reins from July 2nd, based out of Moonpig’s state-of-the-art new Clerkenwell HQ. He joins off the back of founding and scaling Finery – one of the UK’s fastest growing fashion brands – to £15m in […]

Ikea’s New App Can Help Kids Bring Any Old Cardboard Box to Life

Ikea’s New App Can Help Kids Bring Any Old Cardboard Box to Life

 Ikea isn’t just a giant in the world of home furnishings—it’s also one of the world’s largest producers of paper packaging. And even as today’s children connected digitally more than ever, the basic cardboard box still provides them with endless possibilities. In its latest creative project, which debuted at Cannes Lions on June 20, […]

Jontex and BETC São Paulo Create an Edible Candy Wrapper in Order to Redefine a Common Saying

Jontex and BETC São Paulo Create an Edible Candy Wrapper in Order to Redefine a Common Saying

 Educating the population about condom usage on their sexual intercourse has became each day more important. However, in Brazil and in other countries around the world, there’s a common saying stating that “Sex with a condom is like eating candy with the wrapper on” – an old perception that harms the STD prevention investment […]

Ogilvy Cape Town Scoops Grand Prix in Radio & Audio Category at 2018 Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity

Ogilvy Cape Town Scoops Grand Prix in Radio & Audio Category at 2018 Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity

 On the second day of the 2018 Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity, Ogilvy has scooped 42 awards, including the network’s first Grand Prix for this year; Ogilvy Cape Town’s ‘Soccer Song for Change’. June 19’s winning streak also saw the newly relaunched global network being awarded 4 Gold, 12 Silver, and 19 Bronze across […]

Rothco Scoops Cannes Grand Pirx for ‘JFK Unsilenced’ at the 2018 International Festival of Creativity

Rothco Scoops Cannes Grand Pirx for ‘JFK Unsilenced’ at the 2018 International  Festival of Creativity

 At the 2018 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, Rothco, part of Accenture Interactive, captured the Creative Data Grand Prix for its artificial intelligence(AI)-led campaign ‘JFK Unsilenced’ for The Times / News UK & Ireland. The win marks its seventh Lion all week, spanning four categories. The campaign used specialised AI technology to create the […]

Ebiquity analysis reveals $45bn in global profit up for grabs for brands that optimise their advertising budgets

Ebiquity analysis reveals $45bn in global profit up for grabs for brands that optimise their advertising budgets

Ebiquity has released a piece of research showing that better allocation of marketing spend could result in approximately $45bn more profit globally for brands each year. The research compares spending against allocation data to reveal insights into how marketers could be distributing their advertising budgets more optimally to generate growth in bottom-line profitability. This identifies […]