French marketing, consumers & brands


Warc News, 04 November 2014
PARIS/NEW YORK: French holding company Publicis Groupe has announced the acquisition of leading independent digital ad specialist Sapient, a move which Sir Martin Sorrell described as "the behaviour of a jilted lover".This was in reference to the col.

Mattijs Devroedt, Institute of Practitioners in Advertising, Bronze, IPA Effectiveness Awards, 2014

This case study demonstrates how Expedia, the internet-based travel company, cut through a crowded category with an emotion-led campaign to increase profit margins in Europe.

Warc News, 16 October 2014
PARIS: Groupe BPCE, one of the largest banks in France, has joined forces with social network Twitter to allow its customers to make financial transactions via tweets.The service will be run by S-Money, the bank's mobile payments division, enabling T.

Jay Chiat Strategic Excellence Awards, Bronze, 2014

This case study explains how Expedia, the online travel brand, used a single creative idea to tackle two different business problems in the UK and France.

Andrew Green, International Journal of Market Research, Vol. 56, No. 5, 2014
Newspaper and magazine publishing businesses are going through tremendous change. Readers are accessing content in multiple formats from multiple devices and are increasingly difficult to measure.

European Association of Communications Agencies, Silver, Euro Effies, 2014

This case study explains how BMW, the auto-manufacturer, engaged influencers when leaked details of its new GS motorbike model caused controversy around the world.

European Association of Communications Agencies, Grand Prix, Euro Effies, 2014

This case study describes how Playstation promoted its PS4 as the 'next gen' console of choice for the gaming specialist in France, Spain and the UK.

European Association of Communications Agencies, Silver, Euro Effies, 2014

This case study describes how Unilever promoted its Persil (UK) and Skip (France) laundry detergent brands through a successful TV campaign, increasing sales of both.

Warc News, 16 September 2014
PARIS: Netflix, the US-based OTT video streaming service, is expanding across Europe, with yesterday's launch in France the first of several across the continent.The move marks a development that is expected to boost the OTT video market to around $4.



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