Tag Archives: AMV BBDO

Macmillan Cancer Support and AMV BBDO make another positive contribution

Macmillan Cancer Support and agency AMV BBDO have won lots of plaudits (and awards) for recent campaigns and here’s a mew instalment of ‘Whatever it Takes.’ Saying that no question is to big or small to get help – something ...

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AMV creative chief Alex Grieve in shock switch to BBH

AMV BBDO, for years the UK’s biggest agency by billings, has gone through a roller coaster last couple of years with the departure of CEO Sarah Douglas and the loss of big accounts Asda and BT while at the same ...

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AMV BBDO explores hidden depths in Ford debut

This is quite a debut by AMV BBDO for Ford, a watery reveal of its best-selling Ranger pickup truck, shot in a lake in Romania by Adam Berg of Smuggler. Apparently this machine can handle 800mm of water at four ...

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Facebook Portal from AMV takes risk-free route

Facebook seems to be becoming a rather leaky organisation these days, inevitable perhaps when alleged scandals follow wherever Mark Zuckerberg and his cyborg cohorts tread. Officially, though, the strategy seems to be apple pie. BE CAREFUL OUT THERE and DON’T ...

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Currys swallows Carphone Warehouse and others in one brand relaunch

Currys is rolling its multifarious brands – Currys, PC World, Carphone Warehouse and Team Knowhow – into one, er, superbrand: Currys. Some of the above, notably Carphone Warehouse, might be well past their sell-by date. But can Currys, once an ...

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Can Whiskas purr its way to success?

Are cats making a post-pandemic comeback? At least they’re relatively quiet unlike the serried ranks of cockapoos and the like, purchased in lockdown and now yapping away merrily as their owners wonder what to do with them now they have ...

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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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AMV BBDO turns to Saatchi’s Hawkey for revival bid

What do you do with an agency that keeps winning creative awards but losing business? That’s the challenge facing Sam Hawkey, CEO of Publicis-owned Saatchi & Saatchi London who’s been annointed as the new CEO of Omnicom-owned rival AMV BBDO. ...

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