Saatchi & Saatchi set fire to a specially constructed billboard to launch Sealord’s new range of hot smoked salmon.
For the second year in a row, the global Samsung team has chosen to film its global TV campaign in New Zealand.
Kiwi director Nathan Price has just shot a TVC for Samsung’s new curved UHD TV – the second time the manufacturer chose NZ and a NZ director for a global shoot (see preceding story). Samsung NZ took the opportunity to do an in-depth interview:
Assignment Group and Robber’s Dog director Adam Stevens teamed up to prove that nothing is impossible for a dog that eats TUX. Even herding cats …
CAANZ has issued its entry call for Effie 2014, with a deadline of Tuesday 5 August (4pm), and a 48-hour extended deadline.
Saatchi & Saatchi has announced the appointment of Mike Spirkovski as ECD of its Sydney office, filling the vacancy left by Damon Stapleton when he defected to a CCO role at DDB Auckland.
Nominations for the inaugural #SMCAKL Awards are now open – but you’ll need to get your skates on – the lead times are very short.
Newspaper mogul Lachlan Murdoch was in a combative frame of mind when he spoke at the Mumbrella360 Marketing & Media Conference yesterday in Sydney, criticising his “crazy” competitors and vowing to lead the fight on behalf of print.
Sky Television is partnering with text streaming technology Spritz, and is working with DDB to share the new experience with Kiwis.
A ‘UFO’ spotted flying over Auckland skies last week was part of an out-there campaign to announce the arrival of online energy retailer Energy Online into the market. And the timing played into the hands of Auckland agency Twenty – their promo came just a week after wide publicity about a ‘real’ UFO sighting in Queenstown.