Malibu and Kahlua Prototype the Future with ‘Living Lab’ Technology Hub

Malibu and Kahlua Prototype the Future with ‘Living Lab’ Technology Hub

Pernod Ricard-owned Malibu and Kahlúa are launching a brand new technology demonstration and rapid prototyping space at their global headquarters in Stockholm, a city second only to Silicon Valley when it comes to creating successful startups which include: Spotify, King and Mojang. The space, which has been created in conjunction with the company’s technology innovation agency, […]

Nord DDB’s New Billboard for McDonald’s Visualises Dyslexia to Help Raise Awareness

Nord DDB’s New Billboard for McDonald’s Visualises Dyslexia to Help Raise Awareness

 Dyslexia is one of the world’s most common learning disabilities, affecting an estimated 20 percent of the population globally. But those who haven’t experienced it likely don’t appreciate what a frustration it can be in daily life. To help mark today as World Dyslexia Awareness Day, McDonald’s Sweden and agency Nord DDB brought empathy to the […]

Coca-Cola Launches World’s First Vending Machine which Accepts Dialect as Payment

Coca-Cola Launches World’s First Vending Machine which Accepts Dialect as Payment

During this summer the Coca-Cola bottles’ labels promoted over 90 different holiday destinations. To activate this locally, Coca-Cola in Sweden chose to highlight some of the Swedish destinations on the labels. Sweden is renowned for its many different local dialects, with clear phonetic and grammatical characteristics that can be irreconcilable, even for Swedes. And so, […]

McDonald’s Sweden Gamifies its Music Playlists with Cloud-Powered Soundtrack Your Brand Quiz

McDonald’s Sweden Gamifies its Music Playlists with Cloud-Powered Soundtrack Your Brand Quiz

McDonald’s Sweden has rolled out a music-based quiz across its restaurants via a partnership with Spotify-backed Stockholm company, Soundtrack Your Brand, adding a gamified dimension to dining in its restaurants via its pre-existing app. McDonald’s hopes to appeal to young people, driving them to download its app on iOS and Android in order to participate […]

DigitasLBi Nordics and Smakis Look to Save Bees with Lemon Balm Seeds

DigitasLBi Nordics and Smakis Look to Save Bees with Lemon Balm Seeds

Smakis, a family-owned, organic fruit juice maker in Sweden, is stepping up to help save the bees with a new integrated campaign created in partnership with DigitasLBi Nordics. Called ‘Plant a Smakis’, the initiative launches a specially developed new flavour that contains a dash of every bee’s favourite nectar – lemon balm. Smakis’ kid-sized cartons […]

Creative Agency Åkestam Holst Uses Sound Tech to Craft a Beer for Your Ears

Creative Agency Åkestam Holst Uses Sound Tech to Craft a Beer for Your Ears

You can’t drink beer whenever want, especially not in Sweden. This can be quite tough for beer lovers. That’s why Swedish agency Åkestam Holst teamed with beer brand Norrland Guld Ljus and translated the actual feeling of having a beer into the perfect sound of enjoying a beer. They simply made a beer for your ear. […]

Cyber Food is Here to Stay, and its Swedish!

Cyber Food is Here to Stay, and its Swedish!

For the launch of one of Sweden’s largest grocery chains – Hemköp – new e-commerce concept, M&C Saatchi Stockholm decided to keep things simple. As Hemköp is last of the major Swedish grocery stores to try their luck on the e-commerce scene, the campaign’s main focus was to communicate that with Hemköp, pricing and range […]

Verum Captures ‘Joygurt’ Feeling in New Campaign by Saatchi & Saatchi Stockholm

Verum Captures ‘Joygurt’ Feeling in New Campaign by Saatchi & Saatchi Stockholm

Verum, Sweden’s number one health yoghurt brand, and Saatchi & Saatchi Stockholm, have released the first film in their latest advertising campaign which sets out to demonstrate the simplicity of feeling good. The TVC, which launched in October, is designed to capture that ‘Joygurt’ feeling that comes with enjoying their healthy yoghurts through the eyes […]

Patrik Hansson Appointed as Head of Arla Sweden

Patrik Hansson Appointed as Head of Arla Sweden

Head of Arla’s South East Asian business, Patrik Hansson, is to return to Sweden as the new head of Arla’s Swedish business from 1 November. He will take over from Henri de Sauvage who announced he is leaving Arla to pursue external opportunities. Earlier in 2016, Henri de Sauvage announced that he would leave Arla […]