From sex parties to SSPs: inside Killing Kittens’ media platform- Tempemail

Killing Kittens, the social brand famed for its sex parties, has grown its community to 180,000 members and raised more than $1.5m in capital, despite being effectively blocked from advertising online. Frustrated by the status quo, it’s unveiling its own ad-supported media platform, backed by a raft of fellow ‘adult Continue Reading

Bloomberg debate video sparks new concern over social media disinformation | US news- Tempemail

A heavily edited video of Mike Bloomberg’s performance at Wednesday’s democratic debate in Nevada has prompted fresh questions about disinformation policies on social media platforms. The video posted by the Bloomberg campaign to Instagram on Thursday paints a flattering portrait of the former New York mayor’s widely panned debate performance, Continue Reading

Brave or an ad industry in-joke? For and against Burger King’s mouldy Whopper- Tempemail

Burger King has caused a stir with a global campaign that showcases its prized Whopper burger decaying over a 34-day period. The rotten ad has been designed to highlight the chain’s decision to remove artificial preservatives from its flagship burger. But is it a shining example of Burger King’s creative Continue Reading

Vanarama launches industry-first rewards scheme- Tempemail

Vanarama, the UK’s independent commercial and personal vehicle leasing company, has launched Vanarama Smiles – making it the UK’s first ever customer rewards scheme across the vehicle leasing industry. The rewards scheme is available to Vanarama customers and gives every customer the chance to kickstart their consumer journey, beginning with Continue Reading

Aaron Kwittken: I’d like to save the world with a Coke- Tempemail

Coca-Cola recently unveiled a new campaign, that’s actually a re-skinned, re-booted old campaign, to help ‘cement’ its self-proclaimed purpose as a brand with the power to unite people. Put simply it’s as an evolution of “Unite and Uplift”. Walter Susini, senior vice-president of marketing EMEA at Coca-Cola, said to Tempemail: Continue Reading

Creative Director’s Choice: Scott Marshall of Cut Media on Coors Light’s ‘Fresh Climb’- Tempemail

Creative Director’s Choice gives creative directors a chance to highlight the best work and spotlight campaigns that are making a difference. This week, Scott Marshall, creative director at Cut Media, explains why Coors Light’s ‘Fresh Climb’ is a fresh take in the crowded beverage market. Scott Marshall of Cut Media Continue Reading

Join us for a pint at Tempemail Arms during London’s Advertising Week Europe- Tempemail

There’s so many panel discussions to choose from at Advertising Week Europe that it can get terribly confusing knowing which one to attend and which one to say no to. Yet one thing you definitely shouldn’t miss out on is grabbing a free pint down at Tempemail Arms, our pop-up Continue Reading

My life coach suggests to take up the xylophone. Instead I almost go on TV and lose my phone | Brigid Delaney | Opinion- Tempemail

Monday I have my first appointment of 2020 with my life coach. Apart from suggesting I take up the xylophone as a relaxing hobby, we look at how I might break my four-hour-a-day phone habit. My life coach agrees that I could get fit AND write my novel, if I Continue Reading

Ads We Like: Crown Royal highlights a woman keeping jazz alive and thriving in Harlem- Tempemail

Crown Royal is shining a light on Marjorie Eliot, a Harlem, NY legend who has been hosting jazz concerts in her living room every Sunday as a tribute to her late son Phillip and his shared love for music. A 12-minute documentary, Sundays at the Triple Nickel, made with Stept Continue Reading

Four ways banks can take on disrupters with locally optimised digital strategies- Tempemail

Banks have been in a defensive mindset over the past few years while a series of nimble rivals have stolen market share and disrupted the market. With direct-to-consumer digital business models, disrupters like Monzo and Starling have effectively utilized modern digital marketing techniques to reach consumers. Meanwhile traditional banks have Continue Reading