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- Jun 23, 2018
Cheil India has won the silver award in the ‘Glass: The Lion for Change’ category at the prestigious Cannes Lions 2018 for the Samsung Technical School-Seema Nagar campaign. It had conceptualized the campaign for Samsung India. The campaign film depicts the real life story of Seema Nagar, a young village girl who breaks stereotypes to ...

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- Jun 19, 2018
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The UK is a "Nation of binge watchers" (Ofcom, 2017), while the US is now "Stream Nation" (Deloitte, 2018). So, what can advertisers and marketers learn from these compulsive binge-watching habits brought to us by the likes of Netflix, Amazon Prime and Hulu? "Everything Bad is Good for You: How Today's Popular Culture is Making Us Smarter", the landmark book by Steven Johnson, argues that computer games and complex multi-part TV storylines are good for ...
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- Jun 14, 2018
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Regardless of whether you call it football or soccer, it’s a sport with massive global appeal and fan interest. In fact, more than 40% of people 16 or older in major population centers around the world consider themselves interested or very interested in following football, more so than any other sport. As nations compete for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, Nielsen Sports research shows the popularity of football is growing in the U.S., India and China. ...
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- Jun 13, 2018
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Brand Imprint Index measures collective impact of brand assets on consumers We should count ourselves fortunate to live in an age of plenty where we are presented with such a plethora of choice in all aspects of our daily lives. Our opportunities to pick, choose and “personalize” these choices are seemingly proceeding forever skyward—there’s truly never been a better time to be a consumer! That said, however plentiful “consumerland” may be, these are ...
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- Jun 08, 2018
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Randall Rothenberg, President/CEO of the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB), credits 2010 as the start of the direct-to-consumer brand revolution. That was the year Warby Parker was founded. But while a few direct-to-consumer brands have become relatively famous – like Dollar Shave Club which was acquired by Unilever for $1 billion – most remain largely unknown. What will the future bring? Of course, the answer to the question will direct-to-consumer ...
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Cheil India has won the silver award in the ‘Glass: The Lion for Change’ category at the prestigious Cannes Lions 2018 for the Samsung Technical School-Seema Nagar campaign. It had conceptualized the campaign for Samsung India. The campaign film depicts the real life story of Seema Nagar, a young village girl who breaks stereotypes to achieve her dreams. ‘Glass: The Lion for Change’ at Cannes Lions 2018 celebrates culture-shifting creativity and recognizes work that implicitly or explicitly addresses issues of gender inequality or prejudice, through the conscious representation of gender in advertising. Seema Nagar, the young girl from a small village near Jaipur, who defied odds to become a Samsung technician has become a household name. Samsung India’s campaign film caught
Key Findings In its latest report on global advertising market trends, released June 18, 2018, MAGNA forecasts media owners’ net advertising revenues (NAR) to grow by +6.4% to $551 billion in 2018 in the 70 countries analyzed by MAGNA. That’s the strongest growth rate since 2010. MAGNA increases its forecast for 2018 following strong market performance in the first few monthsg. +8% in the US in the first quarter, and +31% for Google and Facebook globally. The 2018 growth (+6.4%) is an acceleration from 2017 (+4.5%), mostly due to the five billion dollars of incremental ad spend generated around cyclical events in 2018 (US Mid-Term elections, FIFA Football World Cup, Winter Olympics). Neutralizing cyclical revenues, the 2018 growth would be +5.5%, in line with 2017. Global ad
Wavemaker, the media, content and technology agency from GroupM, has retained the media mandate for Policybazaar.com and Paisabazaar.com. Wavemaker has been media AOR for Policybazaar.com since 2011. Speaking on the successful retention, Kartik Sharma, Chief Executive Officer, Wavemaker – South Asia said, “We are delighted to continue our association with Policybazaar.com and Paisabazaar.com. Working with India’s largest Insuretech and Fintech brands for close to 7 years now, has been an extremely interesting and fulfilling experience for the team. By connecting our pillars of media, content and technology, I am confident we can demonstrate our understanding of consumer journey and help the brand achieve their business objectives efficiently.” Navin Khemka, Managing Partner,
Honouring world-class creativity in craft, entertainment and experience Two Grands Prix awarded in Entertainment Lions for Music Two campaigns for Apple take home Grands Prix in Entertainment Lions for Music and Brand Experience & Activation Cannes Lions Awards Show announced the winners of the Entertainment Track, Craft Track and Experience Track Lions. World-class creative work was brought centre-stage. The Craft Track Lions honoured the artistry, skill, talent and flair required to deliver beautifully executed ideas with the power to cut through and bring creative ideas to life. In the Digital Craft Lions: 728 entries were received and 27 Lions awarded: 3 Gold, 8 Silver and 15 Bronze. The Grand Prix went to ‘Aeronaut VR’, by Isobar, New York / Viacom, New York, USA,
FCB India won a Gold and Bronze Lion in the Direct Lions category for the Shindoor Khela - No Conditions Apply campaign for Times of India. On the occasion of winning a Gold Rohit Ohri, Group Chairman & CEO, FCB India, said, “This gold Lion win is the first for FCB in India. And a shining testimony to our creative transformation. We've worked hard over the last two years to transform our creative reputation in the market. I am delighted that a few Lions will now walk with us as we continue to push harder and higher.” Commenting on the win Swati Bhattacharya, CCO, FCB Ulka said, “I am very happy that this piece of work is getting so much love.. There is nothing more powerful than sisterhood for us women. Sindoor Khela #NoConditionsApply is a testimony to this.” Speaking about
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