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Ogilvy makes Christmas sparkle in Tiffany debut

We haven’t had too many Christmas ads from the US so far (unlike our dear UK) but here’s Ogilvy New York’s debut effort for Tiffany & Co, which it won back in February. It features a somewhat airbrushed NYC. A ...

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Tesco and Morrisons enter the Christmas ads stakes – in the wake of John Lewis’s ‘bear and hare’

Two more dollops of Christmas from adland: Tesco and Morrisons. Tesco and Wieden+Kennedy london have gone rites of passage (well John Lewis doesn’t have a monopoly on the idea) with a family morphing from Sweeney-era haircuts and moustaches (the blokes ...

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AFG and Psyop take Purina’s Alice to Wonderland

Apparently the only two expenditure categories that have stood up in the never-ending recession are toys and petcare, which says something about Western priorities. Cat owners are notoriously choosy about what they feed their mogs (who probably prefer a good ...

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Now good old Xerox sets out to save the world

They’re all at it these days, big corporations telling us that they’re not just out to make money for themselves they’re really about saving the world/making life better or, in this new campaign from Xerox from Y&R New York, better, ...

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AMV/BBDO’s Twinings ads rack up YouTube hits

The current Twinings tea campaign from AMV/BBDO is garnering impressive legions of fans on YouTube, the first one ‘The Sea’ is up around a million and a half while this second one, ‘The Hill,’ has hit half a million in ...

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Is AMV’s Twinings ad a case of too much X Factor and Simon Cowell?

Advertising seems to be becoming an adjunct to the music business these days (soupy ballads by seeming preference although there are exceptions) and this ad for Twinings from AMV/BBDO is certainly no exception. It’s all beautifully done, as you’d expect ...

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Here’s the latest bit of animated genius from Coke and W+K Amsterdam – but it wouldn’t work with real people would it?

Coke’s ‘Happiness Factory’ campaign moves on apace with this epic from Wieden+Kennedy Amsterdam (and animators to the stars Pysop) and it’s all incredibly brilliant. But if they tried to execute this script with real (actor) people it would never get ...

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