Welcome to the Flavourhood

by / October 27, 2020 /

Among businesses that have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, restaurants have been hit particularly hard. With restrictions imposed on indoor dining and recommendations to stay close to home, delivery has become an essential service for both restaurants and consumers. This has also given rise to a movement to support local establishments.

To celebrate the local restaurants that are the cornerstones of neighborhoods across Canada, food delivery service DoorDas[Read More]

TIME Replaced Its Logo on the Cover for the First Time in Its Nearly 100-Year History

by / October 23, 2020 /

Few events will shape the world to come more than the result of the upcoming U.S. presidential election. As Americans decide if it’s time to reach for a reset button of our own, this issue of TIME includes a special report on the closing days of the 2020 campaign. To mark this historic moment, arguably as consequential a decision as any of us has ever made at the ballot box, the publication has for the first time in their nearly 100-year history replaced their logo on the cover of the U.S. [Read More]

Denver’s Cactus Reimagines CommunityAmerica Credit Union Campaign Featuring Patrick Mahomes

by / October 23, 2020 /

Patrick Mahomes — the Kansas City Chiefs quarterback and 2019 Super Bowl MVP — is known for his risk-taking play on the field. But he wasn’t taking any chances with COVID-19. That included a scheduled live-action commercial shoot for Kansas City-based CommunityAmerica Credit Union. That’s why Cactus made the pivot to animation, bringing in Nexus Studios, Los Angeles/London and director Robertino Zambran[Read More]

Hide Your Häagen-Daz Behind Trojan Peas

by / October 23, 2020 /

Australian media agency Thinkerbell has come up with “Trojan Peas” — an ingenious way to hide your beloved pint of Häagen-Dazs ice cream from anyone intent on stealing scoops from the container. This clever camouflaging bag is purposely made to look like a really unappetizing bag of peas that everyone steers clear of.

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The Humanaut Brand Roast

by / October 23, 2020 /

This is no joke — it’s an actual service designed as a win/win for brands seeking brutally honest consumer insights and comedians who are suffering greatly as live venues have closed due to COVID-19. Humanaut is working with a pool of NYC standup comics who will mercilessly roast each brand. The agency will then create a sizzle video of the best material to share with the client and turn the comedians’ sick burns and insults into actionable marketing insights.

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DieHard Does Die Hard

by / October 21, 2020 /

This is QUITE a spot. Two minutes of car crashes, explosions and awesome 80s references. Bravo! We rarely see brands go all out like this anymore. Sure, some of it doesn’t make sense (the battery gets shot full of holes but still works?), but who cares? 

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