The Gate London names new design director

MSQ’s The Gate creative agency has hired Andrea Ferlauto as design director. Ferlauto (below) has worked at a number of high profile agencies including Mother, DDB and J Walter Thompson on brands including Guinness, HSBC, Duracell, Grolsch and The Macallan. ...

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Omnicom duo unveil first “conscious brands” top 100

In these purpose-driven days are brands “conscious” or just self-conscious? Omnicom duo Wolff Olins and insight agency Hall & Partners have produced the first Conscious Brands 100 survey, reflecting “changing consumer mood and demands as a result of the pandemic.” ...

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Droga5 London debuts for Coke with new/old earworm

Droga5 London makes its debut for Coca-Cola with this number, reprising Coke’s ‘Just for the taste of it’ from 1982 (when we used to call them jingles.) As such ‘Just Because’ should be an event: D5 London has finally established ...

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Post-pandemic creativity: Nike and Burger King

Nike has struck a content deal with the UK’s Channel 4 and the first 22-minute doc -‘New Heights’ from agency Wieden+Kennedy – will run on All4. It tracks a young Londoner’s bid to test himself as a high board diver. ...

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Was the BBC promo for UEFA Euro 2021 worth waiting for?

Thanks to Covid, the Euro 2020 tournament is a full year behind schedule. Appropriately enough, this new promo for the BBC’s football coverage takes place in a waiting room big enough to fit the whole of Europe, where big name ...

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