Sky targets commuters with contextual ads in programmatic Sky Q campaign

Sky targets commuters with contextual ads in programmatic Sky Q campaign

Sky has launched a UK-wide digital out of home (DOOH) advertising campaign to support the launch of its new wireless home entertainment service Sky Q. The campaign will target commuters along popular routes with contextual messages that will be programmatically delivered. Using location and audience mapping data the ad campaign mirrors Sky Q’s message of […]

RPM promotes Tim Jones to Creative Director

RPM promotes Tim Jones to Creative Director

Creative marketing agency RPM has announced the promotion of Tim Jones to the role of Creative Director. Jones has been at RPM for eight years in which time he has been responsible for award-winning campaigns across brand comms, Enhanced-Shopper Experience and Experience-First Platforms. His new role is to lead RPM’s creative department into the agency’s […]

Sky launches premium TV service Sky Q with Ultra HD programming

Sky launches premium TV service Sky Q with Ultra HD programming

Sky has launched Sky Q, a combined satellite TV and internet service that will broadcast Ultra HD programming and allow users to pause live TV and watch later on different devices. The service will launch in the UK and Ireland in 2016. The picture quality of its content will be broadcast with up to four […]

Sky launches free YouTube channel as part of entertainment push

Sky launches free YouTube channel as part of entertainment push

BSkyB is launching a YouTube channel that will broadcast whole episodes from some of its most high-profile series, as part of the company’s biggest ever push for its entertainment programming. When it launches on Saturday 1 February, the Sky First Episodes channel will host episodes from ‘Moone Boy’ starring Chris O’Dowd, ‘The Tunnel’ (the adapted […]

Now TV launches box with ‘this is now’ campaign

Now TV launches box with ‘this is now’ campaign

Now TV, the internet TV service from BSkyB, is launching an animated campaign for its new TV box  October 16, as the boxes go on sale in shops for the first time. The campaign, created by WCRS with media planning and buying from MediaCom, features the strapline “That was then. This is Now TV” and […]

Virgin Media is most socially engaged Facebook brand

Virgin Media is most socially engaged Facebook brand

Virgin Media is the most socially engaged brand on Facebook according to a top five report from social media analytics platform Socialbakers. The telecoms firm had a 94 per cent response rate and the average response time was just over three hours. In second place, was mobile network provider EE who had a 90 per […]

Sky & Pixar Team Up for ‘Toy Story of Terror’

Sky & Pixar Team Up for ‘Toy Story of Terror’

Sky has teamed up with Disney Pixar to create a brand new TV ad featuring characters from the popular Disney Pixar’s Toy Story movie franchise to promote its superfast fibre broadband service and celebrate the arrival of the all-new 30-minute Toy Story OF TERROR! TV special, which will premiere in the UK & Ireland on […]