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Musicians and labels are adapting to the Coronavirus Age

With furloughs and layoffs of fulltime staff and freelance gigs disappearing, this month has been rough for a lot of people in advertising.

School buses have been repurposed to deliver wifi hotspots for pupils studying from home.

Creativity truly blooms in a crisis.

Minecraft now offering educational content

Zara owner offers to make scrubs for Spanish hospitals

Everybody is separating their logos due to Corona virus.

As the Olympics of 2020 are cancelled, we may as well expect Cannes Lions and a dozen other awards shows to be as well.

Swedish hotel Stadt in Lidköping opens 67 pop-up restaurants due to Corona social distancing.

As a creative response in this crisis in order to still attract business, Stadt in Lidköping opens 67 pop-up restaurants.
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Tesco relaunches dark skin tone band-aids with a bloody double entendre

"It's about bloody time" reads the cheeky headline.

Salons in UK refusing gossip magazines after Caroline Flack's suicide

Beau Boutique Salon in Kent has started a small salon revolution.
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Diet Madison Avenue Defamation case moves forward.

Ralph Watson, former chief creative officer of CP+B’s Boulder office, has filed a defamation lawsuit against Diet Madison Avenue, an anonymous Instagr

Nubian Skin wins TFL's diversity in advertising competition, Mayor Sadiq Khan gets backlash on Twitter

The Nubian Skin billboard above was this year's winner of the TFL's competition to improve ethnic diversity in advertising.
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Planters ditches their "death of Mr Peanut" Superbowl ad, moves "rebirth" up to earlier in game

Planters has wisely decided that the commercial showing Mr Peanut plunging to his death isn't appropriate at this time, and will instead air only
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FOX is keeping the two campaign ads in quarantine, so no products air with Trump nor Bloomberg ads

Fox has decided to run ads from President Donald Trump and Michael Bloomberg in separate breaks.

Digital ads now stalk you home, and enter your mailbox.

The Washington Post’s Heather Kelly reports: As people become numb to targeted digital ads that follow them across social media and into their email i
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Ryan Reynolds doesn't buy a Super Bowl ad, goes viral with single page NYT ad

"Everyone’s buying ads so I bought one too. Not on TV. In the @nytimes. #classy"

Fresh work from Toronto-based production company Skin & Bone “A World Without Y”

Fresh work from Toronto-based production company Skin & Bone for the YMCA of Greater Toronto.

Maple Leaf Foods CEO takes over Twitter feed in anti-Trump rant

On January 12th, 2020, The CEO of Maple Leaf Foods, Michael McCain, took over his company's Twitter account to voice his grief over the loss of a

Billfold - cashless payments that doubles as ad space (for your venues drinks etc)

Someone realized that absolute pain it is to drag a wallet out every time you hit the bar at various clubs and concerts.

"The vagina bible" has social media ads blocked, because of the word "vagina"

Let's see if that headline survives in our Twitter and Facebook pings, shall we?

Parkscapes is the first music album that raises funds for music education: Taylor Swift supported it on her new album ‘Lover’

Taylor Swift supports innovative fundraising program created by BBDO TORONTO and Grammy-Award Winning Producer Frank Dukes on her new album ‘Lover’

The "Restaurant of Mistaken Orders" , a pop-up restaurant where all the servers have dementia to raise awareness

The restaurant of mistaken order is not your regular flashy pop-up.

Roman's Pornhub ads silence other ads.

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Marmite bites back at Vegemite in full page ad: "See you at the home of Cricket" #MarmyArmy

So, recall that Marmite 'started it' as they handed out free jars of Marmite at the Ashes? Yeah, then Vegemite responded in an ad.

Australia vs England hostilities spread beyond the cricket field - "because Vegemite tastes like Australia."

Australia vs England hostilities spread beyond the cricket field - heh, "spread", see what we did there?

Reactions to Campaign's Nigel Farage article.

The advertising world was rather taken aback by Campaign's choice of putting Nigel Farage on the cover.
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Mortierbrigade turns right-wing political posters into human rights posters

The agency and Vluchtelingenwerk Vlaanderen recycle Belgian right-wing party posters, and make them for refugees instead.
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CVT Softserve

Los Angeles Ice Cream truck CVT Soft serve doubles the price for Instagram Influencers - gets tons of free press.

Los Angeles ice cream truck owner is tired of social media influencers trying to get free ice cream for @ mentions.
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Firefox creates "TRACK THIS", a way to trick advertisers by poisoning your surf data.

It's not an original idea, the best way to hide your data is to create more data, thus creating a campaign of misinformation about you.

Taking What If To What’s Next: Production, Design, Technology & Post Unite At Chapeau Studios

The company is evolving and expanding

Gucci celebrates abortion in its latest collection

As abortion debates pop up around the The United States, and the world, Gucci weighs in for profit.

Mærsk are granted a trademark on their light blue colour

For only the second time in the history of Denmark, a business has got the exclusive right to colour The Patent and Trademark Office has signed on th
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Channel 4 in Sweden refuses political party ad that promotes "Swexit" before EU elections

Just as we learn that Facebook refuses to allow the Christian Democrats to air their campaign ad, we now hear that TV4 refuses to air Alternative For
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Coca-Cola launches Ramadan campaign - in Norway

To celebrate Ramadan, Coca Cola launched a new billboard campaign with the now famous logo enveloped by a crescent moon.

Wieden+Kennedy and Droga5 New York Each Win Eight Gold Pencils On Second Night of The One Show

W+K named 2019 Agency of the Year, “Dream Crazy” for Nike wins Best of Show and three Best of Disciplines on the night.

Visit the Salvador Dalí museum, and Dalí himself will take a selfie with you

If you are looking for a reason to visit Florida, here's one: Goodby Silverstein & Partners have brought Salvador Dalí back to life in the Da

Political group hijacks wall in Copenhagen to place 120 square meter banner promoting remigration

A group of young activists, so-called identitarians, scaled a building in central Copenhagen on Sunday and put up a 120 square meter banner with the h

LIA Announces the 2019 Jury Presidents

London International Awards (LIA) has announced the 2019 Jury Presidents. Now entering 34 years, LIA is a show created for creatives, that strive

Game of Thrones Crypt built in Moscow in advance of a final season

The Game of Thrones’ final is still a mystery, but we definitely need to get ready for many more deaths.

"Diet Madison Avenue" New York members may be unmasked soon in Ex-CPB Creative Watson's case.

Former Crispin Porter Bogusky creative executive Ralph Watson is making headway in identifying those behind the “Diet Madison Avenue” Instagram accoun

DLMDD Music, a Sonic Branding agency

We sound out Max De Lucia about the new sonic branding agency he co-founded with Greg Moore, Sascha Darroch-Davies and Jeremy Paterson. Press relea
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KETUTUS — A story of being seriously pissed off
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Lima

Creative Cities around Adland - Lima, Peru

How to navigate the third largest city in the Americas?

Set Experience Group Merges, Relaunches as Set Creative

Luc Wise, the good company.

An unusual new Paris agency will help brands navigate the responsibility revolution.

Nick Vitale "open letter" ad page in in Wall Street Journal fools NBC New York

A New Jersey man took out a full-page ad in the Wall Street Journal to voice his issues with modern customer service in various industries...

This Newspaper is Female

Scan any daily newspaper’s pages and you’ll see that, on average, only one out of four names mentioned in its pages are female.
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@Sweden on Twitter shuts down after seven years of being curated by random Swedes

After seven years, @sweden the twitter account will tweet for the last time on September 30.

LOTTO 6/49 - Joy for All (2018) :30 (Canada)

GEICO - Manatee Shirts - (2018) :30 (USA)

The Citroën C3 is connected

Milka makes you feel like you're in the Alps.

ING DIRECT - The Infernal Planet (2018) :45 (France)

Santander Bank - Piggy (2018) 1:00 (USA)

ING Belgium"The Walk " (2017) :45 (Belgium)

Paypal "Samesies" (2017) :15 (USA)

PayPal 'Shower power ballad" (2017) :15 (USA)

PayPal "Too Cool Meets Old School" (2017) :30 (USA)

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