Harrods to use face-detecting tech to monitor consumer ad consumption

Harrods to use face-detecting tech to monitor consumer ad consumption

Harrods Media will soon be able to profile customers watching its in-store digital ads in real time to develop more targeted messaging. Using audience-measurement technology Quividi, Harrods will use facial tracking to monitor audience engagement, age, gender and attention time. The technology produces an anonymous data report, which will allow brands to ascertain what profile […]

KFC Goes Mobile with Location-based Campaign

KFC Goes Mobile with Location-based Campaign

KFC has employed mobile location technology to promote its new burrito product range, targeting consumers close to stores with relevant messaging in order to drive an increase in foot traffic into its branches. The campaign, run in partnership with location specialists xAd and media agency Blue 449, ran for three months and used a combination […]

RPM ensure Sky Sports are on ‘par’ with The British Masters

RPM ensure Sky Sports are on ‘par’ with The British Masters

Creative marketing agency, RPM create activation for headline sponsor Sky Sports at The British Master’s. The British Masters supported by Sky Sports will return to The European Tour International Schedule for the first time in seven years. The tournament, taking place at Woburn Golf Course will run from the 7th – 11th October and expecting […]

Twitter Unveils ‘Moments’ Curated News Service

Twitter Unveils ‘Moments’ Curated News Service

Twitter has announced a new curated news feature called ‘Moments’ which aims to connect users with up to the minute current events from around the world by gathering together the most relevant tweets into a specialised feed. The feature is the result of the company’s Project Lightning, which was revealed earlier in 2015, and will […]

Disney App Transforms Colouring Books into 3D Experiences

Disney App Transforms Colouring Books into 3D Experiences

Disney Research, the company’s technology arm, has revealed a new app that can track and capture real-time images from a mobile device’s camera, then map them onto a 3D surface, creating an AR character that gains colour as an accompany book is filled in. The app is still in the development phase and isn’t yet […]

Condé Nast Partners with Snapchat

Condé Nast Partners with Snapchat

Condé Nast and Snapchat have announced a new partnership aimed at giving consumers exclusive access to seven of the publisher’s tentpole events, beginning with Teen Vogue’s Young Hollywood party. The partnership will make use of Snapchat’s Live Story feature and will provide users with behind the scenes footage from exclusive events by collating Snapchats by […]

Johnston Press launches new ad campaign to mark arrival of The Scotsman’s new look

Johnston Press launches new ad campaign to mark arrival of The Scotsman’s new look

Johnston Press has marked the arrival of its revamped Scotsman title which a new ad campaign featuring a specially commissioned poem by renowned Scottish poet Billy Letford. The six-figure ‘Louder’ ad campaign will promote the redesigned newspaper as well as the new website and app. It will use many of the traditional advertising platforms such […]

Taco Bell Tries to Reinvent the Fast Food Website With Mobile-Centric Ta.co

Taco Bell Tries to Reinvent the Fast Food Website With Mobile-Centric Ta.co

Taco Bell, already seen as one of the most tech-savvy fast food brands, just launched ta.co, the fast food giant’s revamped website where consumers can customize, order and pay for their food. Created in partnership with Deutsch LA, the mobile e-commerce offering is part of the brand’s continued work to keep its core target—millennials—interested. Last […]