articles tagged 'Assignment Group'

Red Cross and NZ Post dress up a bus shelter for ‘Curtain Call’

  • Advertising
  • July 3, 2018
  • StopPress Team
Red Cross and NZ Post dress up a bus shelter for ‘Curtain Call’

A Queen Street bus shelter has had a make-over with a set of red curtains added to promote the Red Cross ‘Curtain Call’ with NZ Post.

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Tastes as sweet as it sounds: Whittaker's creates chocolate record for NZ Music Month

  • Advertising
  • May 2, 2018
  • StopPress Team
Tastes as sweet as it sounds: Whittaker's creates chocolate record for NZ Music Month

Whittaker’s and Assignment Group are marking New Zealand Music Month by joining forces with up-and-coming local musician/songwriter Jasmine Balmer to create an edible chocolate record.

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Brewers Association of NZ enlists famous local boozers to push the real beauty of beer, but is it another example of 'fake transparency'? - UPDATED

  • Advertising
  • April 26, 2018
  • StopPress Team
Brewers Association of NZ enlists famous local boozers to push the real beauty of beer, but is it another example of 'fake transparency'? - UPDATED

The Advertising Standards Authority has ruled that the ‘Beer The Beautiful Truth’ campaign is not misleading. However, the ASA has partially upheld one element of the complaint, ruling that Olympic gold medalist rower Eric Murray was a ‘hero of the young’ with special appeal to minors.

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Farmers wins November Ad Impact Award with an emotional Christmas story

  • Advertising
  • December 15, 2017
  • StopPress Team
Farmers wins November Ad Impact Award with an emotional Christmas story

The pre-Christmas and summer-themed campaigns meant Colmar Brunton was spoiled for choice when determining the winner of the Ad Impact Award for November but above all, it was Farmers’ ‘Secret Santa’ by FCB that stood out.

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Dulux corrects mispronounced Māori place names in latest campaign—UPDATED

  • Advertising
  • November 21, 2017
  • Erin McKenzie
Dulux corrects mispronounced Māori place names in latest campaign—UPDATED

Dulux and Assignment Group had a lesson in te reo Māori after facing criticism for mispronouncing place names in a new 'Dulux Colours of New Zealand' campaign before re-recording it.

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Ads of the Week: 21 November

  • TVC of the Week
  • November 21, 2017
  • StopPress Team
Ads of the Week: 21 November

Raise a glass for Dulux, Rebel Sport, Rodney Wayne, New Zealand Transport Agency and Blunt Umbrellas.

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Kiwibank signals strategic shift as it ends agency-of-record partnership with Assignment Group

  • Media
  • July 28, 2017
  • Damien Venuto
Kiwibank signals strategic shift as it ends agency-of-record partnership with Assignment Group

Kiwibank is embracing the changes taking place across the industry as it takes its lead creative agency off retainer from 1 August. This is according to Kiwibank general manager of marketing and communications Regan Savage, who says the shift is necessary at a time when it has become increasingly difficult to rely on a single provider to deliver across all available channels.

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Nigella Lawson hosts a houseful of celebrity guests to celebrate the new Whittaker's range

  • Advertising
  • July 18, 2017
  • StopPress Team
Nigella Lawson hosts a houseful of celebrity guests to celebrate the new Whittaker's range

Whittaker’s has unveiled a new Destinations range in a star-studded video featuring Nigella Lawson and comedians turned chocolate enthusiasts Stephen Fry, Joanna Lumley and Bill Bailey.

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Ads of the Week: 18 July

  • TVC of the Week
  • July 18, 2017
  • StopPress Team
Ads of the Week: 18 July

A round of applause for Vogel's, BMW and Whittaker's.

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Ads of the Week: 30 May

  • TVC of the Week
  • May 30, 2017
  • StopPress Team
Ads of the Week: 30 May

Raise a glass for Moa Brewing, Whittaker's, TAB and Wendy's.

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Martin Yeoman and Jamie Hitchcock set to leave Assignment to launch indie shop

  • Movings/Shakings, brought to you by Marsden Inch
  • April 10, 2017
  • StopPress Team
Martin Yeoman and Jamie Hitchcock set to leave Assignment to launch indie shop

Assignment group managing partner Martin Yeoman and creative director Jamie Hitchcock have confirmed that they're establishing their own communications company called The Enthusiasts.

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Kiwibank projects its local message across the country

  • Advertising
  • November 1, 2016
  • Erin McKenzie
Kiwibank projects its local message across the country

Kiwibank is continuing to shed light on the importance of choosing a local bank, with the roll-out of a new 'It's ours, is it yours?' TVC, via Assignment Group, as well as a content marketing pop-up on The Spinoff.

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Kiwibank cashes in on cuteness, asks Kiwi kids what they know about money—UPDATED

  • Advertising
  • June 7, 2016
  • Erin McKenzie
Kiwibank cashes in on cuteness, asks Kiwi kids what they know about money—UPDATED

​Kiwibank has turned up the cute in its latest campaign, by Assignment Group, featuring young ones sharing their thoughts on money.

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Hello (again) chocolate lovers: Nigella comes back to promote Whittaker’s latest four artisan flavours

  • Advertising
  • May 26, 2016
  • StopPress Team
Hello (again) chocolate lovers: Nigella comes back to promote Whittaker’s latest four artisan flavours

Whittaker’s has released a campaign via Assignment Group to promote the newest additions to its artisan range, and it’s brought back its brand mascot Nigella Lawson.

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