Industry pulse check: Is SXSW still valuable for adland?
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Industry pulse check: Is SXSW still valuable for adland?

Campaign US asked agency execs whether they think Austin's famed creative festival has lost its flame or if it's as hot as ever.

Carat CEO Michael Epstein to lead Dentsu Aegis Media's brands, products

Carat CEO Michael Epstein to lead Dentsu Aegis Media's brands, products

The industry veteran will continue serving as global chief executive of Carat.

Top 5 challenges facing today's creative teams

Top 5 challenges facing today's creative teams

New research points to speed and volume as some of the greatest hurdles.

Elizabeth Paul boomerangs back to The Martin Agency

Elizabeth Paul boomerangs back to The Martin Agency

Paul had previously worked at The Martin Agency from 2004-2012.

Pickles and parking tickets: Sonic gets personal in new campaign
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Pickles and parking tickets: Sonic gets personal in new campaign

The fast-food brand's new unscripted campaign proves we're not so different after all.

Predictive technology, sports-washing, post-truth politics: Key trends to impact communications in 2020
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Predictive technology, sports-washing, post-truth politics: Key trends to impact communications in 2020

The most influential business and cultural trends from around the world and how they will impact political, corporate and social behavior in 2020

Water district's in-house campaign spoofs movies and cringeworthy comics
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Water district's in-house campaign spoofs movies and cringeworthy comics

From concepts to casting and media placement, Metropolitan Water District of Southern California employees had talent on tap.

In praise of ignorance
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In praise of ignorance

For businesses focused on expertise, innovation requires fresh perspectives.

WhatsApp brings first brand campaign to life through Brazil's Carnival
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WhatsApp brings first brand campaign to life through Brazil's Carnival

The AlmapBBDO-led effort launched on Facebook, Instagram and Open TV.

Ad of the Week: PUMA dominates the uncharted with hologram sneaker drop
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Ad of the Week: PUMA dominates the uncharted with hologram sneaker drop

Whisk, one of the agencies behind this work, spotted the technology at CES last year and knew they had to do something with it.

Adidas goes off the beaten path for Chile 20 launch

Adidas goes off the beaten path for Chile 20 launch

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The shoemaker's latest campaign takes a look at some of the less touristy areas of Paris and London.

1 in 4 consumers use voice to make DTC brand purchases

1 in 4 consumers use voice to make DTC brand purchases

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Voice purchases - while still very new - are growing, new research shows.

Ameriprise Financial selects FCB West as creative AOR

Ameriprise Financial selects FCB West as creative AOR

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Agency will continue to target wealthy, established clientele while also reaching out to younger affluents.

Hundreds pay tribute to Timberland marketing executive in wake of death

Hundreds pay tribute to Timberland marketing executive in wake of death

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Donations are pouring in for Cassie Heppner, who was killed at the retailer's headquarters in New Hampshire on February 9.

Huge elevates Matt Weiss to Brooklyn president

Huge elevates Matt Weiss to Brooklyn president

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'No place is more passionate to deliver great work, with people who support each other and have a ton of fun every day.

U.N. launches mobile game survey ahead of climate talks

U.N. launches mobile game survey ahead of climate talks

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"Gaming can be a powerful force for change in the world today."

Business leaders must show link between diversity and bottom line

Business leaders must show link between diversity and bottom line

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"Additionally, leaders have to recognize that diversity and inclusion is a journey, not a one-time event."

UFC cage fighter Ronda Rousey playing for Facebook Gaming

UFC cage fighter Ronda Rousey playing for Facebook Gaming

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"Offline" celebrities, including Drake, aligning with streaming platforms.

Western Union launches fundraising campaign for coronavirus

Western Union launches fundraising campaign for coronavirus

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Digital ads remind people to support the human behind the mask.

The business you love: How Me Too and Time's Up reshaped my future

The business you love: How Me Too and Time's Up reshaped my future

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"My work encourages bravery. Bravery on a journey toward building a better advertising industry. It is about harnessing collective wisdom."

Milk-Bone's new spots show why dogs are superior pets

Milk-Bone's new spots show why dogs are superior pets

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Publicis Groupe's PSOne, a bespoke J.M. Smucker Company shop, developed the creative.

Kantar CEO Eric Salama steps down before successor is named

Kantar CEO Eric Salama steps down before successor is named

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The chief exec was expected to remain in his post throughout the transition of a new CEO.

Off-White creator Virgil Abloh and AKQA evian work officially makes H2O cool

Off-White creator Virgil Abloh and AKQA evian work officially makes H2O cool

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Forget sneaker drops -- where can we cop this water bottle!?

Cannes Lions 'remains firmly open for business' amid coronavirus outbreak

Cannes Lions 'remains firmly open for business' amid coronavirus outbreak

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News follows cancellation of MWC announced last week.

John Maeda: a dataful mind

John Maeda: a dataful mind

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Will his open-source model win over adland?

Oakley's declares its love for sport on Valentine's day

Oakley's declares its love for sport on Valentine's day

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The brand celebrates the return of a long lost lover.

Have Her Back and Huge share what women really want for Valentine's Day

Have Her Back and Huge share what women really want for Valentine's Day

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Spoiler alert: It's not candy hearts and roses.

Kraft Heinz puts ad agencies on alert with pledge to cut roster from 36 to 19

Kraft Heinz puts ad agencies on alert with pledge to cut roster from 36 to 19

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Food giant will also increase working media spend by 30%, with even bigger boost for key brands.

Seagrams 7 proves that thirst is universal in cheeky Valentines Day campaign

Seagrams 7 proves that thirst is universal in cheeky Valentines Day campaign

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We would totally watch a drama series about the relationship between Seagram's 7 Crown whiskey and 7UP.

Mcgarrybowen debuts in Italy with addition of The Big Now

Mcgarrybowen debuts in Italy with addition of The Big Now

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Mcgarrybowen now has 16 offices worldwide.

One-word answers Valentine's Day edition

One-word answers Valentine's Day edition

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Campaign US' Oliver McAteer also participated in this one.

Absolut Vodka boldly steps into consent with 'Sex Responsibly' campaign

Absolut Vodka boldly steps into consent with 'Sex Responsibly' campaign

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An American is sexually assaulted every 73 seconds.

Honey goes back to basics with Kawhi Leanord collab

Honey goes back to basics with Kawhi Leanord collab

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The online shopping tool has enlisted Kawhi "The Klaw" Leonard in its first ad campaign.

Heart like a pizza: Some Valentine's Day brand fun

Heart like a pizza: Some Valentine's Day brand fun

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Marketers of all kinds want their part of estimated $27.4 billion spending haul this Valentine's Day.

How inclusive are you? Take Ad Council quiz on 5th anniversary of 'Love Has No Labels'

How inclusive are you? Take Ad Council quiz on 5th anniversary of 'Love Has No Labels'

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The campaign has created tangible change in the world of diversity and inclusion.

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How a new approach to sound could bring attention to your brand

"Sound is not an add-on to the message - it is the message," says Michael Boumendil, founder of Sixième Son