Creative

Droga5 London is one of these five nominees for an “Oustanding Commercial” Emmy 2020

Who knew that there were Emmy awards for advertising? Droga5 London certainly does, because the agency is celebrating a nomination in the Outstanding Commercial category for its “Before Alexa” spot, starring Ellen DeGeneres, which imagines life before the smart speaker. ...

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Can Apple deliver its 2030 climate promise to baby Idan?

Whispered in the tone of voice that a father might employ when speaking to his newborn son, this promise from Apple to be carbon neutral by 2020 could not sound more sincere. It’s a beautiful film, and let’s hope Apple ...

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Kerrygold launches global ad review

Kerrygold, Ireland’s biggest food brand and worth over £1bn, is believed to be holding pitches to choose a new global creative agency. Omnicom’s BBDO handles the business in Ireland. Kerrygold, owned by Ornua Foods, makes butter and cheese including the ...

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Disastrous Q2 hits recent high flyer Omnicom

The usually sure-footed Omnicom let the side down somewhat in the second quarter of coronavirus-blasted 2020, seeing its revenue decline by 23 per cent and organic “growth” fall sharply in all regions: 21% in the US, 24% in the UK, ...

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Sweet and salty ad ban would end chapter in UK adland

Banning HFSS products (high fat, salt, sugar) until a 9pm watershed in the UK will close a long era in British adland – responsible for, shall we say, highs and lows. Here’s one from Kellogg’s three years ago that managed ...

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