This week it’s all about super fancy chicken dippers, a drone to find your friends and hipster beards, check out B&T’s weekly round up of advertising campaigns which are turning us on and off.
Ever had that terrible feeling when you’re at a festival and you lose all your friends?
AMV BBDO has collaborated with RSA & directing collective M.O.D filmed the commercial during the sold out first day of Wireless Festival 2015.
Birds Eye Uk has come under some heat for its latest advertising campaign for ‘chicken dipper canapés’, the ad suggests turning chicken nuggets into canapés as a part of their “Mix Up Your Menu” Campaign.
Social media had a field day over the deep-fried nuggets of joy.
Canapés made with chicken dippers & potato waffles. Seriously? @BirdsEyeUK
— Cathy (@CathyFulker) August 14, 2015
Things I’ve learned so far from my day off – Birdseye are encouraging us to use chicken dippers on toast as canapés.
— Holly Morgan (@morgstoyou) August 14, 2015
— Jay (@JayMeW) August 14, 2015
— Adam William (@DalianUK) August 7, 2015
The Dollar Beard Club is a company which provides members with low-cost shipments of beard goop-balms, waxes, shampoos and oils. We don’t like this ad because no one on the office can grow a hipster beard.
If you see an ad which puts your knickers in a twist, tweet us @bandt
Creative technology platform Bonzai has announced the launch of BrandStory – a new premium mobile ad format. BrandStory offers triple the ad space and 2.8 times greater time in view than single scroll ad formats, addressing the surging demand from brands worldwide for more real estate to drive real results by seamlessly intertwining awareness, exploration […]
B&T went through the looking glass this morning, with editor-in-chief David Hovenden (above) appearing on Channel 7’s The Morning Show to get the general public involved in our search for Australia’s Greatest Ad. Hovenden chatted with Kylie Gillies and stand-in host Matt Doran about what makes a great ad and showcasing some of our favourites […]
Two Australian-born technology providers have joined forces to bring more power and choice to marketers in Australia and New Zealand with mobile messaging that is more local, cost-effective, and integrated. It’s a partnership that sees two Australian software companies come together to deliver a world-class mobile-first solution for marketers building data-driven, personalised, omnichannel campaigns. While […]
Zitcha and Broadsign have teamed up to integrate the Broadsign out-of-home (OOH) advertising platform with Zitcha’s retail media platform. The collaboration empowers retailers to maximise and monetise in-store digital display networks and enables advertising partners to easily view and book available in-store inventory and review campaign performance alongside the retailer’s other media channels. With the […]
Today, 7-Eleven has announced a one-of-a-kind collaboration with the popular Sydney-based anti-resort wear label Double Rainbouu. Dropping tomorrow, December 1, just in time for summer, this limited-edition capsule will infuse the fashion brand’s rebellious spirit with a distinctly iconic 7-Eleven flavour. The unisex collection features five must-have styles comprising two signature Hawaiian shirts, a peaked cap, a bucket hat […]
Australian property site realestate.com.au has announced the extension of its partnership with the Sydney Swans for two further seasons. Lead image: Tom Harley, Owen Wilson and Tom McCartin realestate.com.au has partnered with the Swans since 2016 and has called the back of the club’s iconic guernsey home since becoming a major partner in 2020. This […]
Leading independent media agency, Avenue C, is thrilled to announce the appointment of Paula Lopes as Digital Director. Paula, a seasoned professional with over 17 years experience in the media industry, joins Avenue C from her role as Chief Operations Manager of KINESSO (merger of Reprise, Matterkind, and Kinesso specialities).
oOh!media brought together more than 260 of its sales, operations, commercial, marketing, finance and leadership teams last week for its national annual revenue and growth conference. Held over two days at the picturesque Rydges Resort in Hunter Valley, the event ‘Fusing people and performance’ focussed on how to build a high-performance mindset and how it […]