AGENCY NEWS, ANALYSIS & OPINION

Top story

Ad agency does Mad Men send-up

Ad agency does Mad Men send-up

The Toronto-based ad agency Zulu Alpha Kilo, whose clients include Audi, Bell and Corona, has created a self-depreciating film inspired by the TV series Mad Men.

Agency News

Pitch Horror Stories

Pitch Horror Stories

Ad folk share their stories of pitch woe.

 
 
WPP posts 3 per cent rise in third-quarter revenue

WPP posts 3 per cent rise in third-quarter revenue

WPP's third-quarter revenues rose 3.1 per cent to £2.8 billion, according to the company's trading report.

 
 
Pepsi Max pranks cinemagoers for Halloween

Pepsi Max pranks cinemagoers for Halloween

Pepsi Max has released an online film to coincide with Halloween that pranks cinemagoers.

 
 
Banner ads at 20: why banners are advertising haiku

Banner ads at 20: why banners are advertising haiku

Chris Jefford, the founder and strategy director at Hometown, reflects on the future of the banner ad, which turned 20 this week.

 
 
A&E/DDB's Carter and Harrison reflect on winning IPA Effectiveness Grand Prix

A&E/DDB's Carter and Harrison reflect on winning IPA Effectiveness Grand Prix

Sarah Carter and Toby Harrison, strategy director and planning partner respectively at Adam & Eve/DDB, reflect on a Grand Prix-winning night at the IPA Effectiveness Awards on Monday.

 
 
Spooky Viral Chart: World's most-shared Halloween ads

Spooky Viral Chart: World's most-shared Halloween ads

To mark today's spooky occasion, Campaign thought we would treat - not trick - you to the world's most-shared Halloween ads.

 
 
Honda launches new Civic with interactive YouTube campaign

Honda launches new Civic with interactive YouTube campaign

Honda has released an interactive film on YouTube that lets viewers switch between stories about a suburban school run and an art heist to promote the new Civic Type R model, which will be on sale in 2015.

 
 
Channel 4 expands interactive ads to mobile

Channel 4 expands interactive ads to mobile

Channel 4 has expanded its interactive ad formats to tablet and mobile devices.

 
 
Watch: New Johnnie Walker global ad

Watch: New Johnnie Walker global ad

Johnnie Walker has launched a global "brand character" campaign to promote four of the brand's luxury whiskies.

 
 
Brown rejoins CP&B in planning director role

Brown rejoins CP&B in planning director role

Crispin Porter & Bogusky London has rehired Jonathan Brown, who left the agency to join Wieden & Kennedy three months ago, as an associate planning director.

 
 
Stretton to head retail unit at AMV

Stretton to head retail unit at AMV

Abbott Mead Vickers BBDO is launching a retail unit, AMV Red, and has appointed the AIS London founder Steve Stretton as a ­creative partner to run it.

 
 
Asos appoints VCCP to handle creative and media accounts

Asos appoints VCCP to handle creative and media accounts

Asos, the online fashion retailer, has appointed VCCP to handle its UK creative and media business after a competitive pitch.

 
 
Agencies line up for Tommee Tippee integrated ad account

Agencies line up for Tommee Tippee integrated ad account

Tommee Tippee, the baby-products brand, is looking for an agency to create global integrated ad campaigns.

 
 
Currys PC World launches light-hearted 'dating' ads

Currys PC World launches light-hearted 'dating' ads

Currys PC World has created a series of humorous online ads to back its Christmas campaign.

 
 
ASA bans Vitabiotics ads over health claims

ASA bans Vitabiotics ads over health claims

The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has banned a TV ad for Vitabiotics, the vitamin supplements brand, after complaints references to a professor emphasised its health claims.

 
 
HSBC launches Anyone's Game golf campaign

HSBC launches Anyone's Game golf campaign

HSBC presents golf without the elitism in a campaign to mark its sponsorship of the game.

 
 
Dave Trott: The difference between living and surviving

Dave Trott: The difference between living and surviving

The vital things for homeless people are food and shelter.

 
 
MEC wins The Gym Group media account

MEC wins The Gym Group media account

The Gym Group, the budget gym operator, has appointed MEC as its media agency.

 
 
Mattessons Fridge Raiders campaign delivers AI robot to YouTube gamer

Mattessons Fridge Raiders campaign delivers AI robot to YouTube gamer

Mattessons Fridge Raiders, the Kerry Foods snack brand, has launched a campaign with the YouTube gamer Ali A

 
 
Has the 'selfie' campaign phenomena reached its shelf-life?

Has the 'selfie' campaign phenomena reached its shelf-life?

With yet another selfie campaign launching, Jam's planning director, Simon McEvoy, questions whether the phenomena should come to an end.

 
 

Additional Information

Campaign Jobs