Kin + Carta’s Kevin Mar-Molinero picks his (inclusive) Desert Island Ads

Kevin Mar-Molinero is experience technology director of Kin + Carta. Desert Island Ads Inclusivity is hitting the mainstream. For as long as I can recall, inclusive products and design have been considered niche – a segment that’s not large enough ...

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Government turns to Twitch gaming platform to get young men to drive safely

The latest instalment of the government’s Think! road safety campaign appears on Twitch, the live streaming gaming platform owned by Amazon. Two of the UK’s most popular Twitch streamers, Sips and KingJae, compete in the Shotgun Duo Challenge, with points ...

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AMV BBDO advances from Cannes Lions triumph with Facebook Portal win

AMV BBDO has won Facebook portal in the UK, Facebook Reality Labs’ smart video calling product. The account has moved from Omnicom sibling TBWA, which reportedly declined to repitch which seems a bit odd. TBWA, though, handles deadly rival Apple. ...

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Has Starling Bank really made banking this easy?

Starling Bank seems to be the most popular of the new-style online banks popping up in the UK and it’s produced a new campaign from Ekstasy, a London-based agency 13 years old. Its last big campaign was via Wonderhood Studios ...

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Lloyds sets out its new ethnicity rules for ads

Lloyds Bank is laying the law down on the depiction of ethnicity in its marketing in its new ‘Championing Modern Britain’ guide, aimed at delivering positive representations. This follows work 16 ethnically diverse focus groups examining previous examples of Lloyds ...

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Ads to fuel UK entertainment and media boom says PWC

PWC has painted a rosy picture for UK advertising in its latest Global Entertainment & Media (E&M) Outlook. By 2025, the UK is set to overtake Germany as the biggest E&M market in Western Europe with compound growth of 5% ...

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