Tag Archives: AMV BBDO

Cancer Research launches breath challenge with AMV

The wonders of modern posters are quite something – do we really want to be challenged or play games on the street? – and AMV BBDO is pretty good at such. Here’s a new one for Cancer Research UK testing ...

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What do the Campaign/Nielsen 2016 billings tables tells us about the health of UK agencies?

Nielsen has produced its computation of creative and media agency billings for Campaign, published alongside Campaign’s diverting “school reports.” The latter can be hilarious with agencies looking resolutely on the bright side with their own self-assessments – marking their own ...

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AMV essays doggy love marks for James Wellbeloved

Mars Petcare is one of the best advertisers around, making clever use of its two Omnicom agencies BBDO and DDB, in the UK AMV BBDO which has produced this artful new campaign for James Wellbeloved dog food (although it tends ...

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AMV deftly fires Cupid’s arrows for Mars’ Galaxy

90 per cent of advertising seems calendar driven these days so now there’s a tidal wave of Valentine’s Day ads, stunts, promotions. Does anybody really care that much about February 14? You sometimes think marketing departments live on a different ...

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Mars combines humour with braille in new outdoor round of disability campaign

Mars Maltesers is continuing its ‘Look on the light side’ campaign by AMV BBDO, highlighting disability. This time it’s a JC Decaux bus shelter billboard in London’s Farringdon written entirely in braille. The braille reads: “Caught a fast bus once ...

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Has AMV BBDO ‘got it right’ for Currys PC World?

Last year’s AMV BBDO Christmas campaign for Currys PC World starring Jeff Goldblum won buckets of awards at all the big UK awards shows. This year’s effort – ‘Get It Right’ – is a more modest affair, seeming to owe ...

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Omnicom creative politics beyond understanding

Holding company politics are always diverting, unless you happen to be on the wrong end of them. Campaign reports today that AMV BBDO creative directors Anthony Nelson and Mike Sutherland – authors of the Currys PC World ‘Spare The Act’ ...

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AMV BBDO stalwart Arscott leaves for social media

AMV BBDO managing director Richard Arscott is leaving to join South African social media company Names & Faces, which produces an app giving basic info about people in an organisation or other community. Arscott (left), who joined AMV in 2005 ...

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