72andSunny Amsterdam & Google Help You Rediscover Paris with New Campaign

72andSunny Amsterdam & Google Help You Rediscover Paris with New Campaign

To celebrate the arrival of autumn 72andSunny Amsterdam and Google are launching the second edition of ‘Les Heures Magiques’ (‘The Magic Hours’) on October 15th: a social campaign and interactive mobile experience that invites Parisians to 31 nights full of inspiring activities to experience after sunset in Paris. Collaborating with both the City of Paris, […]

Burger King trades tomatoes for Whoppers in France

Burger King trades tomatoes for Whoppers in France

Burger King rolled out a PR stunt in France that involved dishing out 100,000 tomatoes to customers in restaurants and then taking them as currency in exchange for a burger. In the activity by creative agency Buzzman, aimed at communicating the fact that it uses fresh tomatoes, it handed out thousands of the red fruits […]

Mintel identifies five key UK consumer trends for 2016

Mintel identifies five key UK consumer trends for 2016

Looking ahead to 2016, Mintel’s Senior Trends Consultant Richard Cope discusses the five key UK consumer trends set to impact the market, including implications for both consumers and brands in the year ahead. My Mind’s Eye Virtual and augmented reality technologies enter our homes and businesses to entertain, trial and train. “A host of virtual […]

M&C Saatchi Creates New High Flying Rugby Ad for NatWest

M&C Saatchi Creates New High Flying Rugby Ad for NatWest

M&C Saatchi has created an intense advertisement for NatWest, breaking new boundaries for rugby and hoping to entice more people into the sport, in a year where it is taking centre stage in Britain. The film targets rugby fans and people who are yet to truly engage with the sport. Entitled ‘The Flying Winger’, the […]

McCann London CEO Zaid Al-Zaidy appearing as expert panelist on The Apprentice: You’re Fired

McCann London CEO Zaid Al-Zaidy appearing as expert panelist on The Apprentice: You’re Fired

Zaid Al-Zaidy, CEO of advertising agency McCann London is taking the latest Apprentice casualty to task on BBC Two’s The Apprentice: You’re Fired. Together with host Jack Dee, the show’s regular panelist Romesh Ranganathan and journalist Grace Dent, Zaid will critique this week’s teams and their attempt to create an ad campaign for a new […]

RKCR/Y&R design “The Art Of” spot for M&S products

RKCR/Y&R design “The Art Of” spot for M&S products

Marks & Spencer has launched the latest TV ad in its “The Art Of” campaign, created by RKCR/Y&R, designed to put a spotlight on the unique quality and style of M&S products. The newest spot in the series, by RKCR/Y&R, is called “The Art Of Shopping”. Credits: Creative Team: Pip Bishop and Chris Hodgkiss at […]

McCann London present Heath Robinson in Advertising

McCann London present Heath Robinson in Advertising

McCann London are proud to present the first exhibition of the artist William Heath Robinson’s illustration work in advertising – a wide ranging exploration of his commercial commissions, hosted in the Grade 2 Listed offices of the McCann London advertising agency, one of the best examples of an Art Deco building in London. William Heath […]

Facebook Prepping Suggested Video Feature

Facebook Prepping Suggested Video Feature

Facebook has confirmed plans for a new Suggested Videos feature that will suggest other videos a Facebook user might want to watch when they finish watching a video from their Newsfeed. In a blog post, Facebook VP of product management, Will Cathcart, says that while the company is still in the early days of testing, […]