Communication efforts eligible for this award must be for a single brand idea running across multiple countries.
By 2004, digital music was a global phenomenon, changing music culture and music-listening behavior across the world. But global adoption was hindered by distinct problems, according to specific obstacles in each region. Apple needed to create one campaign that would address each country's distinct needs while speaking directly to consumers on a market-to-market basis and creating one unified momentum for the Apple brand and its music products. To date, Apple has sold 5.9 million iPods and 150 million songs.
Client: Apple Inc.
Agency: TBWA\Chiat\Day Los Angeles
adidas/Impossible is Nothing
The primary objective of this launch was to execute the first integrated global advertising campaign for adidas. This goal was no doubt accomplished, with 40 countries worldwide featuring iconic Impossible is Nothing creative via highly impactful media vehicles. Additionally, it was critical to allow for messaging flexibility among all countries involved. Athletes that were relevant to the respective markets were featured, with their own "impossible" stories enhancing the connection between the local consumer and adidas' Impossible is Nothing messaging. Finally, from a quantitative standpoint, advertising awareness needed to increase +20% across the globe. Average global awareness increased almost double that number, +39%.
Client: adidas International B.V.
By exploiting its under-leveraged Compak variant, Tampax has managed to rejuvenate its image and become the most in-touch brand with its consumers while building the business in an unprecedented way. The global success of the campaign testifies to its strength, especially as the product has remained unchanged since its introduction on the market that was years prior to the start of the advertising. Phenomenal business results are consistently coupled with clear-cut leadership on equity indicators making it increasingly harder for competitors and newcomers alike to gain market share.
Brand: Tampax Compak
Client: Procter & Gamble
Agency: Leo Burnett USA