Awards

Cannes

Cannes Lions sees drop in award entries

The festival recorded a decrease as a result of category restructuring and Publicis Groupe’s decision not to participate.

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The CASSIES become Effie Canada

The ICA partners with the international awards program to recognize Canadian marketing effectiveness on a global stage.

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Target takes Best of Show at ICE Awards

The agency was once again recognized for work with Newfoundland and Labrador Tourism.

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Canada snags nine Effies

There were no Gold winners, but eight agencies took home other awards from the show recognizing creative effectiveness.

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Cossette wins double Best of Show at Marketing Awards

The agency took top honours for its work with McDonald’s and SickKids.

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Astral’s Carte Blanche announces Quebec winners

Three teams earned free trips to Cannes with these creative out-of-home ideas.

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Who won at the 2018 National Advertising Challenge?

A look at the ideas that earned some creative teams a trip to Cannes.

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Who stood out in this year’s Carte Blanche contest?

The clever OOH ideas that earned some creative teams a free trip to Cannes.

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Cossette is The One Show’s Canadian Agency of the Year

The agency added to its award tally on Friday, with a total of 26 Pencils going to local shops.

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Cossette leads Canadian agencies at One Show

Five shops picked up Gold Pencils at the first night of the awards.

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Rethinking retail engagement

How going outside the box helped brands get the most out of new store concepts, different platforms and small budgets.

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Cause marketing gets tangible

Selling things as a fundraiser is not exactly novel, so there needs to be a twist to draw attention to causes.

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Who won at the ADC Awards?

FCB/Six was named Canadian Agency of the Year, while Giant Ant was recognized for the top campaign in Illustration.

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The recipe for reinvention

When faced with dwindling interest, tweaking a product, perception or positioning can have big results.

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Taking a hands-on approach

How interactive executions helped brands drive trial and smash stigma.