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6 Jul 2015
LONDON, UK: The UK looks set to take home the title of most awarded country at the 2014 D&AD Awards, with 136 In Books and 43 Nominations*, totalling at 179 Awarded entries for the year. Across the Atlantic, the United States is in second place in the country rankings with 118 (82 In Book and 36 Nominations).
2 Apr 2014
LONDON, UK: Taschen and D&AD are launching a new book that gives a special insight into the last 50 years of design and advertising, and offers a rich visual history of the society the creative industry helped to shape.
14 Jan 2013
LONDON, UK / JOHANNESBURG, SA: Turbulent times were predicted on the back end of 2012. The ANC Mangaung conference precipitated very little stormy seas other than an anti-climactic conclusion. The Mayan apocalypse materialised into nothing but an ordinary day. In fact with so many forecasts for change and a chasm of chaos, one may tend to be a bit sceptical with further predictions of change.
*David Mattin and Saint-Francis Tohlang 8 Jan 2013
LONDON, UK: D&AD is providing ambitious creative students with the ultimate platform to launch their careers in design or advertising. The annual D&AD Student Awards are now open for entry, offering a range of real briefs set by clients from some of the world's top brands.
12 Dec 2012
LONDON, UK: So what's new? Well to start, we're launching with the announcement of this year's judges. Yep, all 195 judges from 25 countries.
2 Nov 2012
LISBON, PORTUGAL / LONDON, UK: Organisers of the European Festival of Creativity, Eurobest, have today announced the impressive line-up of distinguished jury presidents, who, along with Sir John Hegarty, will lead ten juries in the award's 25th year.
5 Oct 2012
LONDON, UK: Last night, 18 September 2012, D&AD staged a huge party and awards ceremony to celebrate its 50th birthday. At the event, the top ranked agencies, studios and people of the last 50 years of D&AD were recognised with a one-off Award. The 2012 Black Pencil and President's Awards were also announced. The event is a celebration of the most influential names of the last 50 years of commercial creativity.
19 Sep 2012
LONDON, UK: Winners of the White Pencil Student Brief and D&AD Student of the Year 2012, Martin Headon and Olly Wood.
20 Aug 2012
LONDON, UK: As the clock ticks down to the Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games, Coca-Cola is ramping up for the brand's largest-ever Olympic Games activation.
26 Jul 2012
LONDON, UK: Draftfcb will again sponsor the Roger Hatchuel Academy for the third straight year in partnership with the 59th Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, taking place from 17 to 23 June.
9 May 2012
LONDON, UK: Next week, D&AD is issuing a series of announcements to mark the 50th Anniversary of one of the world's most coveted prizes for creative excellence.
12 Apr 2012
NEWCASTLE, UK: In a world primarily dominated by music mogul Simon Cowell, it is clear that the popularity of reality television is rising. Channel after channel are singing competitions, dancing competitions and the latest teen phenomenon, the docu-soap.
28 Feb 2012
LONDON, UK: Book now to be part of the Class of 2012. Join colleagues from companies such as Bloomberg, CNN, ESPN, Microsoft, OMD, PHD, PSI, SMV, Undertone, Unilever and ZenithOptimedia.
22 Feb 2012
LONDON, UK: With graduate unemployment at a 15-year high, D&AD is providing creatively ambitious students with what it reckons to be the ultimate platform to launch their careers. The annual D&AD Student Awards are now live, offering a diverse range of real world challenges from across design and advertising.
8 Dec 2011
NEW YORK, US: The awards party taking place in SA? Well, it could happen... The 2011 YoungGun of the Year organisers have announced that in 2011 the YoungGuns Award Party will be staged on the winner's home turf...
11 Nov 2011
LONDON, UK: They are born into a world of fast communication and instant gratification - but it looks like they need a little extra help to get through their frenzied days.
Mintel Oxygen reports 7 Nov 2011
LONDON, UK: While social networking sites have, for many, become an integral part of our daily lives - it appears that it is not only adults using them to keep up with the latest trends. Indeed, in a new report looking at British children in 2011, Mintel finds that half of all children aged 7-12 visit social networking websites - and nearly half (49% or an estimated 0.97 million) of those who do, go on Facebook 'every day'.
Mintel Oxygen reports 7 Nov 2011
COPENHAGEN, DENMARK: It's been a while since we've featured a campaign that uses overtly sexual imagery to drive consumer engagement. It isn't big, and it isn't clever, but this online fitness studio that promotes the spring/summer collection from men's fashion brand Jack & Jones provides hours of entertainment.
10 Aug 2011
LISBON, PORTUGAL: The 4th Eurobest Advertising Festival, one of Europe's leading awards and annual events for creative advertising and communications, will be held from 28-30 November this year in Lisbon, Portugal.
9 Feb 2011
LONDON, UK: Is time ticking for the watch? One in seven Brits claim they have no reason to wear one.
5 Nov 2010
PARIS, FRANCE: Consumers confirm strong interest in using their mobile phone as wallet according to a recent market poll sponsored by Alcatel-Lucent. These findings were uncovered as part of a youth market study exploring the appeal of a mobile wallet service.
29 Sep 2010