MMA Smarties, Silver, X (Global), 2021
Clear Men, a shampoo brand, launched a campaign in Vietnam to create awareness among esports enthusiasts through differentiated brand exposure, engage with the gamer community and entice the community for product trial by making brand exposure shoppable.
Tailor and Circus is a young Indian underwear brand that is redefining the experience for those who fall in between sizes. Making undergarments for every body type, the brand is turning underwear into a tool for people to fit in and feel free. And the brand’s communication conveys that very message with regular people modelling their products and not creating false portrayals of the perfect body. Abishek Elango, co-founder of Tailor and Circus, speaks to WARC about the idea of not just inclusive advertising but being an inclusive brand.
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.
Scott Manson, WARC Best Practice, February 2017
This article describes the best practices and principles to keep in mind when marketing to men, a group changed by recent history; ideas of masculinity and roles in society have changed - marketing must change also.
This article summarises a study of 10 countries into how young men are shopping for personal care and grooming products, finding that they are becoming increasingly engaged in the industry and are more likely to be influenced by advertising than women.
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.