LIFEWTR and Marriott Hotels Team to Show Travellers Inspiration Behind Every Door

LIFEWTR and Marriott Hotels Team to Show Travellers Inspiration Behind Every Door

LIFEWTR and Marriott Hotels announced a collaboration to bring more inspiration into the world through art and innovation, featuring the debut of a new augmented reality (AR) in-room guest experience. As part of PepsiCo and Marriott International’s recent partnership renewal, LIFEWTR, the premium bottled water that exists to advance and showcase sources of art and creativity, is now […]

Vue Entertainment teams with Urban Airship to deliver the UK’s first movie tickets on Google Pay

Vue Entertainment teams with Urban Airship to deliver the UK’s first movie tickets on Google Pay

Customer engagement company Urban Airship and Vue Entertainment, part of Vue International, one of the world’s largest cinema operators, unveiled the U.K.’s first Google Pay movie tickets. Now Vue movie-goers at over 30 of its paperless sites  — not just its app users — can add film tickets to Google Pay and skip the box office to head […]

UPI turns to Firstly Mobile’s device-based content discovery to dramatically boost engagement

UPI turns to Firstly Mobile’s device-based content discovery to dramatically boost engagement

Mobile Posse, the technology innovator that turns telecom companies into mobile media leaders, announced that United Press International (UPI) has leveraged Firstly Mobile, Mobile Posse’s next-gen content discovery platform distributed through wireless carriers and smartphone OEMs, to drive higher mobile user engagement. UPI, a leading provider of news and photos to millions of readers around […]

Footasylum teams with Peak to put AI at the heart of its eCommerce business

Footasylum teams with Peak to put AI at the heart of its eCommerce business

Leading fashion streetwear and sportswear retailer, Footasylum, has seen a 28 percent increase in email revenue from hyper-personalised marketing communications as a result of working with artificial intelligence (AI) company, Peak. Footasylum, which trades from over 65 high street stores across the UK and stocks leading brands, including Nike and Adidas, has been working with […]

Firefly launches as new way to connect cities, rideshare drivers & businesses via first of its kind smart city ad platform

Firefly launches as new way to connect cities, rideshare drivers & businesses via first of its kind smart city ad platform

 Firefly officially launched out of beta on December 6, with a new approach to spur business and revenue by connecting brands, rideshare drivers, and local city governments. The company, which operates a first of its kind network of “situationally aware” digital  smart screens mounted to existing rideshare vehicles, is already proving to be a […]

Jio unites with Saavn for India’s answer to Spotify, Apple Music

Jio unites with Saavn for India’s answer to Spotify, Apple Music

India now has a true competitor to the likes of Spotify and Apple Music following the merger of Reliance Jio’s music service with Saavn. Earlier in 2018, Reliance Industries acquired over-the-top platform Saavn. At the time, it was announced that JioMusic would eventually be integrated with Saavn to form a combined platform worth $1bn – […]

Xbox Hacks Instagram’s Shopping Bubble to Reach Would-Be Gamers

Xbox Hacks Instagram’s Shopping Bubble to Reach Would-Be Gamers

As part of Xbox’s recently-launched ‘Jump in’ campaign, 215McCann developed social shopping carousels to mimic shopping ads. These ‘ads’ contain a series of sneakers, fashion and consumer electronics but are actually fictional in-game items for some of this year’s most popular games available on Xbox. For example, a collection of shoes targeted to ‘sneaker heads’ […]

Facebook looks to spark creativity globally with launch of ‘Inspiration’ resource

Facebook looks to spark creativity globally with launch of ‘Inspiration’ resource

Facebook has launched a new global resource for creatives on its Facebook for Business platform. The new ‘Inspiration’ resource features creative considerations and inspiration for the industry. With this new space for creative, Facebook hopes to show its commitment to creativity by providing more education about creativity on its platforms and empowering builders and creators […]

Adobe Brings Tailored Customer Experiences into the Future with New Capabilities in Audience Manager

Adobe Brings Tailored Customer Experiences into the Future with New Capabilities in Audience Manager

Experience with a brand has become as important as its product or service, and as a result, brands must take note by designing and delivering personalised experiences. Forward-thinking brands know they can deliver great experiences through innovative marketing platforms that are designed to put the consumer first. In order to deliver the right experience at […]

Deezer Partners with Triton Digital to Launch New Mobile Programmatic Audio Advertising

Deezer Partners with Triton Digital to Launch New Mobile Programmatic Audio Advertising

Deezer Brand Solutions, the ad-sales house of global music streaming service, Deezer, has launched mobile programmatic audio advertising for its free users through a new partnership with Triton Digital, the leading technology and services provider to the global audio industry. The new partnership will significantly improve advertising efficiency and will bring more value for both […]