The brand generates serious buzz with a highly targeted campaign.
PostcardMania effortlessly integrates direct mail and social media with sweet Valentine's Day campaigns that engage.
As the Obama campaign shows, organizations that embrace the changes occurring in branding, analytics, and customer engagement will outperform their peers.
On a mission: Northwest Center's integrated awareness campaign challenges stereotypes and breaks down the status quo.
Collectum AB, administrator for Sweden's white collar occupational pension plan, devised a clever plan to get people to open its direct mail.
North Carolina-based Cheerwine, a cherry-flavored soft drink, joined forces with NC indie country band The Avett Brothers to give fans a special treat.
Babes, booze, bikinis, pizza, pillow fights—and ninjas? The Lynx Effect "Chaos Island" campaign.
"Nothing's more important than your clubs" is a tagline designed to resonate with golf enthusiasts, the core target of BBDO New York's recent campaign for FedEx.
White collar professionals have been known to work 80-hour weeks. For this reason the Ultimat Vodka brandhas made it its mission to reestablish the work/life balance.
Pizza chain Little Caesars enlisted its new AOR to deliver a saucy integrated campaign that instructs customers not to do exactly what the brand does want them to do.
Behind every successful athlete is a dedicated coach—a point the U.K. arm of Gillette aimed to emphasize with its "Great Start" Olympics campaign.
Just as aspiring Olympians begin their training years in advance, the marketing departments of global Olympic partners are already planning campaigns for next year's games.
Duke University's Fuqua School of Business created a virtual game that was fun, engaging and fulfilled its marketing needs.
Agency Baldwin& combined animated video content with Facebook and old-fashioned scratch-n-sniff cards to promote Burt's Bees' new natural product line.
The Men's Wearhouse launched its national campaign "Suit Yourself," incorporating a revamped website, social media engagement and national TV spots, with the aim of gauging the perception of men and women about modern fashion styles, said Joseph Nolan, the company's director of new media.
The social media campaign surrounding The Hunger Games movie was about as cool and integrated as marketing campaigns can be.
Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) launched today an integrated campaign for its new 2013 Mazda CX-5 small crossover SUV, said John Abel, marketing director of Mazda North America. The campaign, called "Better. Stronger. Smarter." is designed to generate online social buzz by encouraging employees, key brand influencers and enthusiasts to interact with the ads and sharing them via social media channels.
The term "integrated marketing" is "loosy goosy", said Dana Todd, SVP of marketing at Performics, during a panel discussion at the SES Conference on March 22.
To promote its new 2012 compact CR-V, Honda and agency of record Rubin Postaer and Associates (RPA) put a spin on the traditional concept of bucket lists.
Shriners Hospitals for Children named Leo Burnett Business its agency of record (AOR) for all brand positioning, creative strategy, media and public relations initiatives, said Amy Ritzel, corporate director of PR for Shriners International and Shriners Hospitals for Children, on Jan. 6.
Direct mail has long been the prime channel for nonprofit organizations looking to raise funds, but as charities move into 2012 and beyond, marketers say marrying these messages with outreach through other media is becoming an essential part of the nonprofit marketing mix.
BMW may sell hundreds of thousands of cars each year, but for its latest model, the all-electric commuter car ActiveE, it's looking for just 700 passionate consumers.
Pistol manufacturer Glock launched a 25th anniversary promotion with a new website, as well as print and digital ads featuring the well-known gun enthusiast R. Lee Ermey, aka "Gunny." An anniversary-themed sweepstakes, announced prominently on the site TeamGlock.com, offers consumers the chance to win a trip to the brand's birthplace and global headquarters in Austria.
Award-winning Indian novelist Chetan Bhagat takes consumers on a virtual tour of his favorite Hong Kong haunts as well as attractions new to the city to showcase Hong Kong's appeal as "Asia's World City," boasting a fusion of Eastern and Western elements.
Marketers like to portray retirement as a permanent vacation, cocktail in hand. But after the recession, as worries about what would happen with savings kicked in for many Boomers, it became clear to Merrill Lynch Wealth Management that consumers wanted straight talk and real solutions.
Nissan launched an integrated campaign August 29 to support the company's 2012 Versa sedan. The carmaker worked with advertising agency TBWA\Chiat\Day's Los Angeles office, digital agency Critical Mass and media firm OMD on the campaign.
IHOP Restaurants launched an integrated advertising and marketing campaign on June 27 that will feature email, social media, TV and regional direct mail communications, said Joe Adney, VP of marketing at IHOP. Agency of record, McCann Erickson, is handling the work. Adney would not reveal spending on the campaign, but the brand tallied $74.4 million on advertising in 2010, according to its earnings statement.
The US Military Academy (USMA) at West Point, NY issued a sources sought notice on June 6 looking for an agency that specializes in higher-education marketing to create a recruitment direct mail campaign. The USMA will select a firm to create an effort targeting prospective candidates for the academy, as well as parents, counselors and schools.
Porsche developed an integrated campaign to market the everyday appeal of its luxury models. After research showed that consumers perceive the cars as impractical purchases, the company enlisted Porsche owners to upload photos, videos and testimonials of how they regularly use their cars.
Eyewear designer FGX International launched a $3 million integrated consumer campaign on April 18 for its Foster Grant sunglasses line via MMB, Boston. The effort, which features TV, radio and digital elements including social media, and will eventually incorporate email and search engine marketing, resurrects the brand's "Who's that behind those Foster Grants?" tagline.
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