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'I had that Austrian Tourism in the back of my cab once...'

‘I had that Austrian Tourism in the back of my cab once…’

Austrian Tourism have just launched a new marketing campaign in London – using a black cab. The taxi is covered in wrap around branding, but has the twist that on certain days, customers will be able to win a free holiday. Customers can win a holiday The promotion was launched by Graham Bell earlier this...
Great 'Tube Map' Content Marketing from AliKats

Great ‘Tube Map’ Content Marketing from AliKats

We loved this piece of content marketing we came across recently from the Morzine-based company, AliKats Mountain Holidays:     Ticks all the boxes for good content It ticks all the boxes for good content: 1. It’s entertaining 2. It’s interesting 3. It’s informative Shareable and branded On top of that it’s very shareable (it’s...
Quick Response Sees Lidl Win After Sainsbury's #Fail

Quick Response Sees Lidl Win After Sainsbury’s #Fail

Aha!  We love quick thinking from a digital team… Massive credit to the marketing team at Lidl for their quick response after Sainsbury’s accidentally displayed a poster encouraging staff to persuade customers to spend more money – this is brilliant! Click on the photo to see it more clearly…  
Mammut win by combining humour with passion

Mammut win by combining humour with passion

The company that began in a small ropeworks in Dintikon, Switzerland has recently been celebrating its 150th anniversary through a unique advertising campaign. The campaign has been built around outstanding photos that entertain, amuse, impress – but always retain the core brand messages at their heart: this is a brand that loves the mountains. By...
La Tania meets Gordon Ramsay (but who won?)

La Tania meets Gordon Ramsay (but who won?)

Ramsay’s Kitchen Nightmares has been running on Channel 4 since 2004.  The final series of the programme has just started, focussing specifically on Europe’s holiday hotspots, and is called ‘Ramsay’s Costa del Nightmares‘ The successful show shows the celebrity chef attempt to convert struggling restaurants using his unique and direct approach. Ramsey meets T. Wall...
France Montagnes make the most of Le Tour de France

France Montagnes make the most of Le Tour de France

This weekend the 2014 Tour de France hit the Alps. Although some of the famous Alpine climbs, such as Alpe d’Huez, the Galibier and the Col de Madelaine didn’t feature this year, the less well known ski resorts of Risoul and Chamrousse both hosted stage finishes. A win for France Montagnes France Montagnes – responsible...