Tourism Victoria & Ogilvy Shanghai invite Chinese travelers to explore Melbourne

Tourism Victoria & Ogilvy Shanghai invite Chinese travelers to explore Melbourne

360 Degree “Open up to More” Campaign Incorporates Print, Digital and Online Video  SHANGHAI — Tourism Victoria and Ogilvy & Mather/Shanghai have rolled out their first campaign in mainland China to attract Chinese travellers to Melbourne and the state of Victoria. The new “Open up to More” campaign is part of a wider government-backed initiative by […]

India’s Madison Media could be looking to sell!

Madison Media is India’s only major Advertising player that is still Independent. Economic Times India reports that Madison’s owner – Sam Balsara might be negotiating a sale with either WPP or Dentsu. Madison Media is today the largest independent media agency in the Indian marketing communications space, with 11.2% market share, handling advertising volumes worth $630 million, according to 2011 […]

ADFEST EXTENDS ITS FOOTPRINT TO MIDDLE EAST

ADFEST EXTENDS ITS FOOTPRINT TO MIDDLE EAST

ADFEST has announced that from 2013, agencies and production houses in Middle East cities will be eligible to enter the Lotus Awards. Says Vinit Suraphongchai, Chairman of the ADFEST Working Committee, “We are delighted to welcome our friends from the Middle East to ADFEST next year. With their involvement and the historical, geographical and cultural […]

New Yaris TVC Makes Great Deal Of Sense

New Yaris TVC Makes Great Deal Of Sense

Despite an animated talking rocking horse and giant bull frogs, the new Toyota Yaris television commercial makes a great deal of sense to those in the market for a hatchback. Created by Draftfcb Johannesburg and shot by Good Cop in one day at the Johannesburg Park Station, the ad turns the spotlight on the Yaris […]

Unilever appoints Havas EHS to develop global consumer data strategy

Unilever has announced the appointment of Havas EHS to lead the development of a global consumer data strategy and roadmap that will enable its brands to harness the power of consumer data, including social graph data, to improve their ability to engage with the right audience at the right time. Babs Rangaiah, Unilever VP Global […]

Pepsi Calls Audible: 1D To “Suit Up” In Football Pads

Pepsi Calls Audible: 1D To “Suit Up” In Football Pads

Pepsi will reveal a surprise ending to their current “Live For Now” television commercial featuring chart-topping pop stars One Direction and NFL Quarterback Drew Brees.  The new creative offers a twist-ending featuring the One Direction band members getting a taste for football. The spot begins airing tonight on FOX. The ad centers around a friendly showdown for […]

Vodacom Summer Blitz ‘Nice’ ‘Twice’

‘If it’s nice, then you get it twice’ is Vodacom’s mantra for its 2012 summer blitz which will doubleTalk, SMS & Internet purchases made during 1 Nov – 14 Dec. The promotion also offers double your million with Vodacom Millionaires, double deals and double entertainment. While remaining true to the company’s over-arching promise of ‘Power […]

FIRST PINTEREST BANNER: STARRING RENAULT TWIZY

FIRST PINTEREST BANNER: STARRING RENAULT TWIZY

Just when it seemed like social networks could no longer surprise users, Pinterest turned up. Different and addictive, this social network has experienced a remarkable growth, in response to all users who needed a place in which to share, actively, the images and pictures they find in the blogs and web pages they follow every […]

JWT Beijing launches Windows 8 Campaign across Asia

JWT Beijing launches Windows 8 Campaign across Asia

  Microsoft has launched a major Asian campaign for Windows 8, created by JWT Beijing, which positions the flagship operating system as a tool of self-expression by leveraging music and visuals that connect with the culture of the region’s markets. The Asian ads are part of a global campaign that was a combined effort of JWT […]