Auckland indie agency Running with Scissors has been working with the New Zealand Labour Party to create their campaign for the 2014 election. This information comes in a release from RwS, effectively laying to rest earlier reports (including ours) that the party was not releasing details about its agency partners.
Clemenger BBDO Wellington and Curious Film have shared a Gold at the 2014 A-List Hollywood Advertising Craft Awards.
A new Dogs Playing Keno video series from Lotto NZ and DDB aims to demonstrate how playing Keno is so straightforward, it’s easier than “finding a bone in a graveyard”.
The very clever new MasterCard ad in the Tim series has gone straight to No 1 this month after just a few weeks on air.
FCB NZ has won a Grand Prix for Mini Driving Dogs at the AdStars Festival in South Korea over the weekend. Also, Whybin\TBWA, FCB, Curious Film and The Sweet Shop between them picked up six Golds, four Silvers, nine Bronzes and two Crystals.
The Labour Party has released its first TVC of the election season – just one day after National released theirs (scroll down to see the National ad).
As signalled by a flurry of photo ops of John Key cosying up to various All Blacks, the National Party has stayed with the sporting theme in their first TVC for the 2014 election.
Vodafone Warriors Manu Vatuvei, Jacob Lillyman, Konrad Hurrell and Dane Nielsen are helping Wendy’s launch a new burger with a TVC playing on our struggle to pronounce foreign words.
Air NZ’s Meanwhile in New Zealand campaign steps out in Australia again this week with a video combining Kiwis’ love of skiing and rugby.
.99 and Colenso BBDO are bringing back the magic of New World’s Little Shop promotion, which won over the hearts and minds of thousands of little Kiwis (and quite few of their parents) last year.