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How CF Montreal took a new approach to its logo

The branding is an attempt to return to the club’s roots after its previous rebrand was rejected by fans.

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Osmow’s delivers a striking spot for the World Cup

With Canada competing, the QSR has enlisted new ambassador and Canadian national team player Cyle Larin.

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IGA makes a less-than-stellar meal the star of its holiday campaign

The grocer breaks from category norms by showing food doesn’t have to be tasty to be a beloved tradition.

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Two-thirds of Canadians are cutting back on gifts

Accenture’s holiday report finds a number of ways inflation is impacting spending habits.

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Fuze Reps promote a trio of senior leaders amid growth

The agency is expanding its service offering and building out a deeper roster of talent.

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Pet Valu captures the ‘magic moments’ of the holidays

The retailer is showing how the unconditional relationships we have with our furry companions lead to lasting memories.

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Fashion Santa helps Visa Debit reach online shoppers

The finance brand is using personalities to remind people they can use debit as they are checking out.

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In Brief: Publicis’ CRM agency promotes three

Plus, Dentsu’s former Quebec president lands a new role and Leo Burnett picks up a trio of design clients.

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Loblaw and Metro earnings stay strong amid inflation

Both companies cited strong performance in discount channels and private label.

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Toys’R’Us imagines a world without imaginary friends

The first ad in a new platform positions the retailer as a place that nurtures imaginative play in children.

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Kraft Heinz builds a coffee brand around its teddy bears

Kraft Cafe Barista aims to use its mascots’ brand equity to make an emotional impact in the premium segment.

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CDSS creates a LinkedIn network to bridge the employment gap

The non-profit’s new campaign aims to connect employers with vacancies to the 50% of people with Down syndrome who struggle to find a job.

P&G

P&G, PepsiCo command list of most-trusted brands

BrandSpark’s annual survey also finds inflation hasn’t impacted big brands’ ability to earn trust.

CareMakers

Petro-Canada captures a day in the life of a caregiver

The company looks to build on its narrative about those caring for loved ones in a new campaign for its CareMakers Foundation.