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Opinion

The Art Institute of Chicago’s campaign, Van Gough’s Bedroom: Let Yourself In, was successful through its consistency of message, says Martin Broad, with the idea laced through each media touchpoint in a way that gave the artwork life.

News

LONDON: The Creative Effectiveness Lions have become one of the most closely watched categories at the Cannes Lions festival, attracting an ever greater number of entries and signposting trends to follow for advertisers wanting to have an impact on ...

Article

This article provides seven lessons from WARC’s 2017 Cannes Analysis including discussion of creative effectiveness, emotion and brand purpose.

Article

This event report looks at how Kia, the automaker, used a chatbot to promote its latest hybrid vehicle, the Niro, in the US.

Article

This article explores Heineken UK's recent purpose-driven promotion, Worlds Apart, which expanded on the brand's 'Open Your World' tagline through a campaign that emphasised settling differences over a beer.

News

LONDON: Music is the least understood element of branding strategy, and yet it is one of the most powerful markers of a brand, fundamental to the experience that customers remember, an industry figure has argued.

Article

This event report addresses how Marriott International, the hotelier, uses each of its main social media channels for a distinctive purpose.

News

LONDON: More than any previous year at Cannes, online video has proven to be a key channel for creative effectiveness, according to a WARC study of the 122 campaigns entered for the Creative Effectiveness Lions this year.

Article

This report highlights trends among the campaigns entered into the 2017 Cannes Creative Effectiveness Lions, including campaign budgets, media mix, campaign duration, creative approaches, metrics and regional variation.

Article

This paper explores best practices for using music to build a brand – one of the least understood elements of brand building.

Article

This event report outlines advice from Burger King, the quick-service restaurant chain, regarding how to become a better client.

Research Paper

This study aims to analyze the potential ability of sponsorship to create shareholder wealth on the basis of how the announcement of global sports sponsorships affects sponsoring companies' stock market prices.

Research Paper

Scholarly work over the past 15 years has demonstrated that corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives can have a positive impact on consumer behavior toward brands.

Research Paper

There has been a surprising dearth of research that investigates the effects of structural elements on creative outputs in an advertising agency context.

Research Paper

Ambush marketing is more than 30 years old, and its prevalence continues to grow. Recent cases indicate that brands perpetrating ambushes are becoming more creative, but the literature has failed to keep pace, offering scant analysis of the different forms ambushing can take, and the implications it can have and little investigation or consideration from the ambusher's perspective.

Research Paper

Academic researchers tend to use multiple items to measure a construct reliably, whereas practitioners tend to use single-item measures.

Article

This article provides agencies with a best practice guide for writing an effective creative brief, which can form the foundation for the disruptive, breakthrough thinking that can really make a difference to a client's business.

Case Study

This case study describes how Egyptian snack brand Chipsy softened the blow of a price rise using an on-pack promotion, TV, outdoor and social media.

Case Study

This case study shows how the Egyptian Autism Society (EAS), a non-profit organisation, changed parents' perceptions of their own autistic children, through an educational campaign across Egypt.

Case Study

This case study shows how MasterCard, the financial services brand, installed an interactive wall display to collect donations across the UAE to be delivered to displaced families in the Middle East.

Article

This article explains how employees are internal customers and why brands should consequently put them at the heart of brand strategy.

Case Study

This case study shows how TV station Murr Television (MTV) took on the challenge of fixing potholes across roads in Lebanon, bypassing government consent and gathering widespread acclaim.

Case Study

This case study describes how soft-drink brand Lipton Green Tea installed fitness tracking software on shopping trollies and created Fit Cart to launch its Live Good platform in the UAE.

Opinion

Is there a way to do purpose right? If so, how can a business make it feel authentic? Cindy Gustafson, Chief Strategy Officer, Mindshare North America, and Joe Maceda, Managing Director, Invention Studio Lead, Mindshare North America, take a deep dive into the most interesting campaigns from Cannes Lions to uncover how brands can create smart, purposeful work.

Case Study

This case study shows how McDonald's, the fast food brand, successfully shifted its McDelivery service to an app-based platform, by highlighting a small design feature of its product that continuously updated consumers in the GCC region.