DVLA Calls Out Car Tax Avoiders in Latest Campaign

DVLA Calls Out Car Tax Avoiders in Latest Campaign

[KGVID]https://marcommnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/Car-Tax-ad.mp4[/KGVID] DVLA has today unveiled a new campaign reminding motorists to pay their car tax. Those who aren’t paying their car tax are costing the treasury tens of millions per year in lost revenue, which led to Y&R London’s campaign targeting the ‘chancers’ avoiding their car tax and culminating with the strapline ‘tax it or […]

Lidl UK Launch New Christmas Advertising Campaign “Every Lidl Thing For Christmas”

Lidl UK Launch New Christmas Advertising Campaign “Every Lidl Thing For Christmas”

Lidl UK will tonight premiere its much anticipated 2017 Christmas advertising campaign, which is designed to showcase the retailer’s seasonal range under the slogan ‘Every Lidl Thing For Christmas’. Using insight from consumer research, the UK’s fastest growing grocery chain has created a multi-channel and multi-execution campaign to engage all the various festive personalities throughout […]

BBC considering scrapping channel-based structure in radical shakeup

BBC considering scrapping channel-based structure in radical shakeup

The BBC is considering scrapping its decades-old channel and radio station-based structure in a radical shakeup which would see a cull of executive posts. The plans are being looked at as part of attempts to reduce management layers to help fund cuts of more than £550m a year due to decreases in licence fee income […]

Primesight, GTN and MediaCom connect DOOH and radio

Primesight, GTN and MediaCom connect DOOH and radio

In a UK media first, Primesight, GTN and MediaCom are launching a national real-time campaign for Lucozade Energy, which will see digital outdoor ads synchronised with radio spots across GTN’s “Network Drive”. This partnership seeks to connect more platforms and more messages together in a world of ever increasing complexity and technology. With the communications […]

Red Brick Road & Suzuki Launch SX4 S-Cross

Red Brick Road & Suzuki Launch SX4 S-Cross

The Red Brick Road have developed a new campaign to launch Suzuki’s new crossover four wheel drive – the SX4 S-Cross.   The fully integrated campaign features TV, radio, outdoor, press, digital, social media, POS, dealer marketing, CRM and brochures. The idea builds on the ‘Have to Have It’ thought that launched a repositioning of the […]

TV Ad Spend Up in the US, National Radio Also Rises

TV Ad Spend Up in the US, National Radio Also Rises

Thanks to higher TV spending, total U.S. advertising expenditures perked up some in the second quarter from the same period a year ago. Second quarter was up 3.5% to finish the period at $35.8 billion, with total spending over the last six month 2% higher, getting to $68.9 billion. The second quarter of a year […]

Broadcast TV, Local Cable Ad Spend Up Double Digits

Broadcast TV, Local Cable Ad Spend Up Double Digits

Broadcast TV advertising spending rocketed up by strong double-digit percentages in the second quarter. Standard Media Index says broadcast TV spending was up 16% in the second three months of 2013, and 10% through the first half of the year. By way of comparison, national cable TV advertising moved up more slowly in the second quarter, […]

Second Screening Approach For Swedish Radio

It’s interesting to see a second screen approach for radio. Forsman & Bodenfors have created  an interactive radio player for computers, tablets and mobile to encourage sharing radio programmes via social media. It’s a very simple concept, well executed.  Think of it as sound cloud for radio, and built for sharing on facebook. The more content […]