Creative

LBi’s Simon Gill picks his Desert Island (Digital) Ads

Simon Gill joined digital agency LBi in 2006 as head of design for the web development team with responsibility for interaction and user experience design. He was rapidly promoted to creative director and is now executive creative director. He has ...

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Cartier cuddles up to Christmas leopard cubs

That’s Christmas sorted then. Cartier, the little jewellery shop on the Place Vendome in Paris, created a stir back in May with this film epic Odyssee de Cartier by Bruno Aveillan featuring a globe-trotting leopard (or panther if you prefer). ...

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W+K and Old Spice club together to save the world

According to the Mayan calendar (by which we all set our clocks) the world is coming to an end on December 21. So Wieden+Kennedy and Old Spice have made the decent gesture of producing a video game to try to ...

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The truth is out – new giant Santa Coke campaign is by McCann Madrid

The way Coca-Cola colonises Christmas is quite remarkable: it’s a fizzy drink, best drunk very cold and synonymous with summer. Should have fuck all to do with Christmas. So being the agency charged with the great responsibility of invading Christmas ...

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Bouncy swimsuit model Renee Somerfield puppies up for Mack Boots

It’s a dog’s life (or life for dogs) in ads these days: Churchill’s Churchill has lost his best buddy Martin Clunes, Fenton is still chasing deer around Richmond Park for Everything Everywhere. But here’s a Churchill (the dog) lookalike with ...

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RKCR/Y&R spreads the love for digital radio

Digital tyranny continues apace in the UK with the Government planning to turn off the FM frequency ‘sometime’ in the next couple of years. The trouble is that most people seem not to want it to – digital radio sets ...

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Martin Clunes driving ban leaves agency WCRS with a doggy dilemma

It says something for Martin Clunes that we will miss him co-fronting those Churchill insurance commercials. The actor, goofier and more touchy-feely in real life than his dour Doc Martin persona suggests, nevertheless has a strong competitive streak in him ...

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W+K takes the rapid fire route for Tesco Xmas

The new Wieden+Kennedy London campaign for Tesco is a bit like London buses used to be: you wait ages for one (the first ad) to come along and then three (or a dozen) turn up at once. So here are ...

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