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Fuelling a Playground

Ottawa-based Fuel is the latest agency to jump on the “incubator within an agency” train, launching a new division dedicated to playing with cool techy toys.

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Tracing the action

The group that brought us Slyce now has a drone camera that tracks movement all on its own.

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Are you entertaining?

Part one of JWT’s Trend Report finds Canadians are slow to embrace shopping anywhere, but really (really) want cool experiences.

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Inside Gatorade’s branded content play

To reach a broader audience, the brand is tapping into emotional storytelling with NHLers in sledges.

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The Hive’s buzzy new hires

New business assignments from Unilever, Labatt and others has led to six new creatives coming to the agency.

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Creative Report Card shortlist revealed

This year, we’re making our annual creative ranking an interactive experience. Come back in February to see who topped the list.

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John St. opens Montreal office

Say bonjour to your new agency, Montreal. The Toronto-based shop is the fourth to open a French office this year.

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Did Target understand the Canadian market?

The retailer’s problem was not just a lack of products, it was not using those products to differentiate itself, experts say.

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Teehan+Lax shuts its doors

The decision to shut the agency down came when partners Geoff Teehan, Jon Lax and David Gillis took on a new opportunity at Facebook.

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Googling 2015

Want to stay ahead of the creative game this year? Google’s Mike Halminen lays out where the industry is going.

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You’ve sent mail!

Apparently email is the most effective tool in a marketer’s arsenal, and other findings from Salesforce’s annual senior marketing survey.

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Red Lion caps off hiring spree

It’s not just about hiring marcom folks, president Matt Litzinger says of his new staff. He wants solution providers.