PR

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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Brands join Extinction Rebellion activist in sustainability call at Droga5 London’s Green Pivot

By Anisha Vekaria. Brands including Coca-Cola and Impossible Foods have called for stronger action globally to address green issues and sustainability. Speaking at Droga5 London’s live-steamed Green Pivot event, Rachel Conrad, CCO and Founder of Impossible Foods, said: “Consumers will ...

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JustSo debuts Toyota and IOC Olympic Channel

We should have been enjoying the Olympics now but Japan 2020 has been cancelled, to return next year we hope, also as Japan 2020. Suppose they’ve printed the T-shirts. Anyway the International Olympics Committee and Toyota are partnering for the ...

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The most inspiring new influencer marketing campaigns

Just a couple of years ago, the only influencers worth reaching out to were big media personalities, movie stars, pop icons, and TV show hosts. But this has all changed with the advent of social media and platforms such as ...

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Creative mavens combine to raise funds for Canada ADCC

There are still some creative mavens around in adland (maybe a few less by the end of the crisis – holding companies are getting rid of pricey people) and some teamed up to assist the Advertising and Design Club of ...

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Man City football ruling creates a financial free-for-all for regimes playing the global PR game

Manchester City’s two-year ban from European competition, imposed by Uefa, has been overturned by the grand-sounding Swiss-based Court of Arbitration for Sport. The Court found that the alleged “serious breaches” of Uefa’s Financial Fair Play rules were “either not established ...

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Post-lockdown creativity: Audible, Carlsberg, London Zoo

Is Amazon sustaining the ad business single-handed? Audible audio books is yet another Amazon company (those with long memories might recall that Amazon began as an online bookseller) and here’s a lively effort from Fold7, substituting your imagination for all ...

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