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Mars scores again in Channel 4 Maltesers Paralympics campaign from AMV

Mars Chocolate UK and agency AMV BBDO won £1m of airtime in Channel 4’s ‘Superhumans Wanted’ competition to plug its sponsorship of the Paralympic Games which kick off this week. So the agency has produced three ads inspired by real-life ...

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Adam&eveDDB tries extra cheese for Mars’ Temptations

Adam&eveDDB advertises Mars Temptations cat treats in the US and this somewhat frivolous (some might say entirely useless and stupid) product invites an over-the-top approach. Which it gets in spades with a new version of Simple Minds’ Don’t You (Forget ...

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Mars and AMV BBDO launch football-themed D-Day

England football fans will be invading France this year for the Euros so corporate supporter Mars is showing us just that in this new campaign from AMV BBDO. Not that long ago the thought of English football supporters rampaging across ...

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Paul Simons: let’s hear it for long-running campaigns

There is so much written about ad campaigns that have a short life, often changed when a new marketing chief joins a business. However little or nothing is ever written about ad campaigns that run and run. One that must ...

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More girls on top – this time from DDB and Skittles

Here’s another girls on top ad, this time from DDB Chicago for Mars’ Skittles. Apparently the actress is famous for being in online show The Lizzie Bennett Diaries but it would be good whoever was in it. Pity the sign-off’s ...

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Cesar and AMV pull the doggy heartstrings

AMV/BBDO has a hit on its hands with this ad for Mars-owned Cesar dog food but it’s a bit weird. Old man in Italy or Spain (or maybe Greece, AMV is keen on nice films in collapsing southern European economies ...

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Audrey Hepburn’s rave from the grave for Galaxy

Mars and AMV/BBDO have exhumed Audrey Hepburn for this new commercial for Galaxy – ‘Why have cotton when you can have silk?’ The film, showing Audrey being seduced by a cheeky Italian, was directed by Rattling Stick’s Daniel Kleinman, features ...

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