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UKTV backs on-demand service with animated campaign

UKTV backs on-demand service with animated campaign

UKTV is supporting the launch of UKTV Play, its new video-on-demand service, with an animated campaign.

 
 
'Sweetie' campaign leads to sex offence conviction

'Sweetie' campaign leads to sex offence conviction

A man in Australia has become what is believed to be the first person convicted of sex offences as a result of the lauded "Sweetie" campaign.

 
 
Delaney and Lund back real-time creative company

Delaney and Lund back real-time creative company

Greg Delaney and Mark Lund, the founders of DLKW Lowe, have backed Trigger Buzz, a new company providing real-time creative content for brands.

 
 
David Brent impression lands grad VCCP gig

David Brent impression lands grad VCCP gig

A graduate has scored a one-month trial at VCCP after sending the agency a David Brent-inspired video application.

 
 
Amazon unveils first UK ad for Fire TV

Amazon unveils first UK ad for Fire TV

Amazon Fire TV, the internet giant's video-streaming box for TVs, has launched a campaign focusing on the product's voice-recognition capabilities.

 
 
118 118 Money launches multimillion-pound TV campaign

118 118 Money launches multimillion-pound TV campaign

118 118, the directory assistance firm, is launching a multimillion-pound TV campaign to promote 118 118 Money, its lending arm.

 
 
Naked appoints Cyrus Vantoch-Wood to lead creative in UK

Naked appoints Cyrus Vantoch-Wood to lead creative in UK

Naked Communications has appointed Cyrus Vantoch-Wood, a creative director at Cheil London, to develop and lead its UK creative team.

 
 
Currys PC World launches brand campaign ahead of Christmas

Currys PC World launches brand campaign ahead of Christmas

Currys PC World is launching a brand campaign ahead of the Christmas season with the strapline "we start with you".

 
 
Argos releases second ad in its latest strategy

Argos releases second ad in its latest strategy

Argos is releasing the second ad in its "get set go Argos" campaign.

 
 
Philips launches juicer video campaign with Louis Smith

Philips launches juicer video campaign with Louis Smith

Philips is unveiling an online campaign starring the Olympic gymnast Louis Smith, aimed at encouraging people to ditch bottled juice in favour of making fresh juices at home.

 
 
ZenithOptimedia loses £200m O2 business to Havas Media without a pitch

ZenithOptimedia loses £200m O2 business to Havas Media without a pitch

Publicis Groupe's ZenithOptimedia's estimated £200 million European media business for O2, including the £50 million account in the UK, has been snatched away from them, following an intervention from Havas Media stakeholder and Vivendi chairman, Vin...

 
 
Karmarama wins Funding Circle account

Karmarama wins Funding Circle account

Funding Circle, the peer-to-peer lending company, has picked Karmarama to handle its creative account after a competitive pitch.

 
 
Bellingham's Oxo ads: a history of eighties and nineties Britain

Bellingham's Oxo ads: a history of eighties and nineties Britain

Lynda Bellingham has died, her agent has confirmed. The actress had been suffering from colon cancer after being diagnosed in July 2013.

 
 
Doctor Who online game gets kids coding

Doctor Who online game gets kids coding

The BBC has created an online 'Doctor Who' game called 'The Doctor and the Dalek' to encourage children to get into coding.

 
 
The Bolloré Group offers to buy controlling stake in Havas, but rules out sale

The Bolloré Group offers to buy controlling stake in Havas, but rules out sale

The Bolloré Group is attempting to secure a controlling stake in Havas, the world's sixth-largest advertising company, but has ruled out an imminent sale.

 
 
Breast Cancer Campaign crowd-sources videos for 'wear it pink' campaign

Breast Cancer Campaign crowd-sources videos for 'wear it pink' campaign

The Breast Cancer Campaign "wear it pink" fundraising initiative has crowd-sourced four videos to run across cinema, digital, social media and out-of-home channels.

 
 
Greg Nugent: British brands need to understand austerity

Greg Nugent: British brands need to understand austerity

The biggest risk to the UK ad industry is British brands failing to show an understanding of the austerity and hardship people are facing, according to former London 2012 marketing chief Greg Nugent.

 
 
Blinkbox readies campaign to promote its cinema links

Blinkbox readies campaign to promote its cinema links

Blinkbox, Tesco's answer to LoveFilm and Netflix, is preparing to release a brand campaign that it hopes will establish it as the home of the latest blockbusters.

 
 
Haig Club launches David Beckham ad

Haig Club launches David Beckham ad

Haig Club, the Diageo-owned whisky brand, has released a TV ad that stars David Beckham and was directed by Guy Ritchie.

 
 
Taylor Swift drowns in kittens in Diet Coke campaign

Taylor Swift drowns in kittens in Diet Coke campaign

Taylor Swift gets lost in a sea of kittens in the latest TV campaign for Diet Coke.

 
 

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