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31 March 2020

 
 
Wrestler and NZP mix care and carefulness in new Covid campaign
 
 

Using the much-loved stars of Wellington Paranormal, Wrestler and the New Zealand Police have released a set of videos encouraging Kiwis to be careful during the Covid-19 pandemic. The series focuses on the important key messages our government has been promoting. From isolation, keeping distance, washing your hands and looking after our older Kiwis, officers

 
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  March 30, 2020
 
  Courtney Devereux
 
 
Communication in a time of crisis: a press in lockdown
 
 

In the face of the Covid-19 crisis, New Zealand went into Level 4 lockdown at midnight on March 25 causing much angst for many. People have real concerns over job security, heath worries and an uneasy uncertainty over what the next four weeks (and beyond) will bring. For the most part, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern,

 
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  March 31, 2020
 
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TBWA and 2degrees launch #togetherwecam platform
 
 

TBWA and 2degrees have taken the extra virtual step to help Kiwis stay connected in a time of isolation with a new Together We Cam platform. The new platform is online-based and encourages Kiwis to get connected through FaceTime. To lead the charge of connectivity 2degrees have enlisted the help of its voice actor, Pax.

 
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  March 30, 2020
 
  StopPress Team
 
 
 
 
Marketing Association launch WFH Bootcamp
 
 

The Marketing Association have taken the initiative to help marketers optimise the normal of working from home. The MA has launched an online Bootcamp with Mark Ritson which launches this Thursday. The brand new WFH Marketing Bootcamp with Mark Ritson launches for all New Zealand this Thursday at 12.30. Click here to see more details about

 
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  March 30, 2020
 
  StopPress Team
 
 
 
 
Local and vocal: Go Media goes big to thank essential workers
 
 

Go Media are thanking essential workers during lockdown period with supportive screen messages. Although the majority of us are in lockdown due to Covid-19, there are still a proportion of Kiwis who are putting themselves at risk to be there for us as an essential service. From supermarket workers to dairy truck drivers, nurses to

 
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  March 31, 2020
 
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Listen: Friday Prayers talks to George Heard, first photographer outside the mosque
 
 

Friday Prayers is a six-part podcast series that features New Zealand journalists who played a significant role in reporting the events in Christchurch terrorist attack. Part four; George Heard. George is a self-trained visual journalist and is no stranger to throwing himself into tragic events to make sure there’s a visual account of what has

 
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  Podcast
 
  March 31, 2020
 
  StopPress Team
 
 
Run launches ‘pay what you want’ website for business clients
 
 

With the country in lockdown and COVID-19 being the cause of massive economic loss, many businesses are searching for solutions. In response, Auckland-based creative agency has launched paywhatyouwant.co.nz, allowing their business clients to create quality websites for a fee of their choice.  Covid-19 has had a huge impact toward Run, who have several clients within

 
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  March 30, 2020
 
  Mollie Edwards
 
 
Covid creative: United Nations call on the world’s creatives to spread the word
 
 

As coronavirus makes its way around the globe, the United Nations is gathering creatives from areas not yet invaded by the disease to spread the word and minimise the outbreak.  Labelled ‘Global Call to Creatives: An Open Brief from the United Nations’, the initiative is asking for public health messages to be translated into different

 
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  International
 
  March 30, 2020
 
  Mollie Edwards
 
 
Ads of the week: March 31
 
 

Covid, Covid and Skinny mobile. This week’s ads are all about staying safe and connected. Who is it for: Wrestler for New Zealand Police Why we like it: If there is one thing Kiwis know how to do, it’s how to make light of a bad situation. As the country is currently in lockdown, Wrestler

 
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