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IKEA frames a bargain for $450m Leonardo

Leonardo Da Vinci’s Salvator Mundi (far from sure it was by him but never mind) sold to someone with more money than sense for $450m last week. Back in the day, when it was thought to be ‘school of,’ it ...

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Is Mother’s all-black IKEA ad a win for inclusivity?

Diversity/inclusivity, there’s no escaping it. Not that we should of course but sometimes it pops up and you miss it. When I saw this new Mother ad for IKEA I didn’t get it – ‘Hooray! To the Wonderful Everyday’ but ...

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IKEA turns up the volume in new Buzzman campaign

We noted yesterday IKEA’s unerring taste in creative agencies and Parian hotshots Buzzman are back on the case, inviting us to “make room for encounters/life.” This time it’s a pesky mademoiselle trying to pull the bloke downstairs by making a ...

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Global force Anomaly wins major IKEA sustainability project

Is this the breakthrough year for Anomaly, the jewel in MDC Partners’ creative crown? Anomaly has been on everyone’s radar for years now (it’s Ad Age’s current Agency of the Year). You can make the case that its breakthrough moment ...

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IKEA tries a new direction in Rethink’s Canadian debut

Is IKEA pondering a switch ‘The Wonderful Everyday’ to ‘The Beautiful Possibilities?’ Which suggests a nudge upmarket. Here’s its first ad from newly-appointed independent Canadian agency Rethink with the new line – plus a spin on Louis Armstrong’s old standard ...

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Is IKEA’s new lion an Everyday Wonder?

IKEA’s ‘Wonderful Everyday’ from Mother is a wonderful campaign but is it running out of steam? Here’s the latest featuring a lion relaxing in an IKEA living room (lions relax for 18 hours a day it seems, only springing into ...

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Acne campaign transforms IKEA’s blue bag

Agency Acne is back on the IKEA case (didn’t think they called companies names like that any more but I suppose it gets you top of the Google searches) with another opus for the retailer’s famed although hardly glamorous blue ...

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IKEA unveils a different battle of the bedroom

Mother’s back for IKEA, this time with the WonderfulEveryNight (as opposed to EveryDay) showing us all how to ‘Win at Sleeping.’ Seems to be a national obsession these days: this morning on Today there was a not-very-convincing expert telling us ...

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