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AMV/BBDO boxes clever for Sainsbury’s with Christmas blitz of short films

Sainsbury’s is bravely facing up to life without celebrity chef and publishing tycoon Jamie Oliver and agency AMV/BBDO has taken the minimalist route with short films, albeit lots of them. This is quite a cunning ploy as it allows Sainsbury’s ...

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HSBC pits Omnicom against WPP in $600m pitch

It’s two from WPP versus one from Omnicom in the shoot-out for HSBC’s $600m global account (according to Campaign) with incumbent JWT and Grey up against BBDO spearheaded by the UK’s AMV/BBDO. Despite the numerical disadvantage you’d have to make ...

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Heinz and AMV/BBDO praise winter gloom

This is a traditional Heinz spot from AMV/BBDO – and then some. As the UK prepares reluctantly for winter (we’d rather not think about it, apart from retailers eyeing their racks of winter coats expectantly) it’s quite brave of client ...

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Mercedes turns to Twitterati to launch new A-Class

Poor embattled creatives: first you have clients demanding global campaigns (meaning the end of those quirky national comedy series which the Brits used to love so much), then you had TV budgets cut as money poured into the internet, now ...

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AMV/BBDO leads Omnicom charge for Plan International charity and female rights

Plan International, which supports young girls’ right to an education, seems the charity of the moment and UK agency AMV/BBDO is launching a multi-media campaign, ‘She’ll Learn,’ during the build-up to the first UN-recognised International Day of the Girl. AMV, ...

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BT and AMV warm up broadband ads with ‘hotspots’

Over the years I’ve learned how to opt out of AMV/BBDO’s never-ending soap operas for BT broadband; however cleverly they’re done the notion of otherwise fairly human people devoting family/social time to discussing broadband speeds is just a leap too ...

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