Creative

Sell! Sell! eschews the hard sell for Drambuie

Drambuie is a funny old liqueur (very old, it was allegedly consumed by Bonnie Prince Charlie in 1745, the last time the Scots revolted against the English) made of whisky and honey. I expect the Queen Mother used to drink ...

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HSBC pits Omnicom against WPP in $600m pitch

It’s two from WPP versus one from Omnicom in the shoot-out for HSBC’s $600m global account (according to Campaign) with incumbent JWT and Grey up against BBDO spearheaded by the UK’s AMV/BBDO. Despite the numerical disadvantage you’d have to make ...

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LG in surprise lift attack for new IPS monitors

You can’t go anywhere these days without appearing unwittingly in an ad (crowd-sourcing I believe they call it). We don’t actually know if the people in this online film for LG IPS monitors (LG claims the screens produce a colour ...

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DDB targets China’s ‘senior rebels’ for VW Beetle

China has lots of old people (and lots of people all ages of course) so it’s a reasonable if unconventional tactic to target these senior citizens or ‘senior rebels’ as this new ad from DDB Guon China for Volkswagen sets ...

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