McDonald’s is taking on one of the challenges of the today’ connected world, with a touching spot by DDB about a grandfather spending time with his grandchildren.
Sky TV is giving audiences a taste of the drama in its line-up in a dramatic ‘Poisoned Chalice’ campaign by DDB.
As the Super Rugby season returns, so have KFC’s rugby-themed campaigns to celebrate the love of the game by rewarding fans for their support – this time by letting them spend time with the players.
This evening, 2degrees will be taking over the TV channels for 60-seconds as it rolls out a new brand campaign, via DDB, that shows how its services are an intrinsic part of everyday life.
Steinlager Pure has launched its latest ‘Keep it Pure’ campaign featuring Los Angeles-based Kiwi DJ and television producer Zane Lowe.
The Commercial Communications Council has released the finalists for the upcoming Axis Awards and it’s set to be Colenso BBDO’s night for the second year running as it makes the list 80 times. The agency is followed by DDB Group’s 53 mentions, Ogilvy & Mather’s 41, Clemenger BBDO Wellington’s 37 and FCB’s 33. We check out some of the work set to score on the night.
Two armoured truck driver friends are the stars of Lotto New Zealand’s latest ad.
A year after hitting the drawing board, Netsafe and DDB have launched Re:scam, an AI bot that’s taking on scammers by wasting their time. We talk to DDB about how the campaign is the result of marrying creativity and technology, and the value of putting over 10,000 hours into a single project.
Last night, Auckland’s Langham Hotel was taken over by advertising and marketing folk eager to celebrate the country’s most effective marketing campaigns at the 2017 NZ Effie Awards. Near 200 entries had been whittled down to 100 finalists before the best of the best were invited to the stage to bask in bronze, silver and gold. Here’s the low down of who won what.
L&P has always been an irreverent voice among New Zealand brands, and this trend has now continued under new agency DDB.
The Warehouse has announced a significant shift in its retail strategy via a new campaign developed by DDB and shot by production company Goodoil. According to the campaign, the company will no longer have short-term discounts, instead offering set low prices every day.
At a time when the very definition of what constitutes an ad agency is being obscured by the ones and zeros of digital, DDB has taken a stand with a bold new positioning that outlines what good looks like in 2017.
Game of Thrones season seven hits screens next week and Phantom Billstickers and Sky have created a chilling reminder for fans.
As Cannes wrapped up over the weekend, local agencies Colenso BBDO, DDB and Y&R pulled in their final Lions across the Creative Effectiveness, Integrated, Film and Radio categories.
With Cannes kicking off over the weekend, New Zealand agencies are set to fill their suitcases with Lions and already celebrating is Colenso BBDO, which has scored a Gold Lion in Cannes Health and Wellness category for its Fonterra ‘Milk Slams’ campaign.
Update: Auckland Council has released an official statement regarding its pitch process, confirming that Clemenger Group, Federation, and Ogilvy & Mather will be providing its advertising and media services from 1 July. PLUS: MBM and OMD will be taking over the media side.
Insurance advertising is known for watching as disaster strikes, leaving those in the audience without protection feeling guilty. But in a new approach, AA Insurance and DDB have left audiences feeling hungry and mushy.
Why did the chicken cross the road? To find out the truth about McDonald’s free range eggs in a new campaign by McDonald’s by DDB, OMD, Mango and 90 Seconds.
Two teams of young local creatives will be jetting off to Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity to represent New Zealand in the next round of the Young Lions competition after Val Morgan New Zealand announced the winners of its National Young Lions competition at an awards show last week.