MRS Awards, Finalist, MRS Award for International Research, 2019
Dove, a personal care brand owned by Unilever, launched Project #ShowUs in the UK, a free-to-access database of over 5000 images, offering an inclusive vision of beauty to media and advertisers which was informed by collected data.
Dove, the beauty brand owned by Unilever, successfully extended its “Campaign for Real Beauty” directly into the media and advertising space through creating a library of stock images that is truly representative of all women.
Unilever's senior media director explains how fewer stereotypes lead to more effective marketing. Ana Paula Duarta, Unilever senior media director/Brazil will champion the United Nations’ Unstereotype Alliance in a keynote address at the ...
Duncan Southgate, WARC Best Practice, August 2019
Assesses how men and women are portrayed in advertising, and how creating and placing advertising with an eye to brand strategy, media strategy and creative development can transform the performance and value of brands.
Volkswagen and Philadelphia cheese are the first brands to fail the Advertising Standard Authority’s new rules on gender stereotyping in ads, which came into force in June, with industry bodies expressing surprise and concern at the bans.
Following the furore over a recent "brownface" advertisement, the Advertising Standards Authority of Singapore (ASAS) plans to issue a recommendation that marketers “take special care” when their projects involve race and ...
Explores how the roles of modern men in society are changing and advises on how marketers should respond to this behavioural change in order to effectively advertise to men, particularly across different cultures and at a time of social change.
Looks at how women's roles in society have changed and continue to evolve, meaning brands have had to adopt how they engage this audience, by promoting female empowerment, removing gender bias and ensuring women are part of the client and agency teams.
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