Amazon plays it much too safe at Christmas

Here’s Amazon’s ‘Holidays’ ad from Lucky Generals, showing, er, lots of Amazon deliveries to the customary Christmas feel good backdrop. And that’s it. Given some of Amazon’s excellent recent efforts it’s a disappointment. A bit like AMV BBDO’s recent debut ...

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Hanzo sends Cosmolite on an unsettling odyssey

Samsonite is celebrating ten years of its Cosmolite lightweight range with an enigmatic film ‘Lost and Found’ from Hanzo Films in Dubai and director Ali Kurr. The posh suitcase finds itself in unlikely hands – somewhat down on their luck ...

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AMV BBDO’s Asda Christmas debut is somewhat snowed in

More Christmas stuff, this time AMV BBDO’s first effort for new client Asda, a veritable snowy wonderland. Read this morning that the end of November in the UK will see us buried in snow so we might all be fed ...

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Accenture builds German power base with Kolle Rebbe

Accenture Interactive is boosting its already sizeable footprint in Germany with the acquisition of Hamburg’s Kolle Rebbe, ranked as Germany’s seventh-largest ad agency. In January Accenture bought Mackevision, a leading producer of computer-generated imagery and content, while last year it ...

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