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A Little Fish-Shaped Lump of Iron Just Won the Product Design Grand Prix at Cannes

Ingenious Geometry Global work tops three R/GA winners

CANNES, France—The most low-tech product imaginable, a simple lump of iron, won the Grand Prix in the Product Design Lions contest here tonight. But while it looks unassuming, this fish…

Uber First Aid and Snapchat Snaphelp Among Winning Ideas From AKQA's Future Lions

Student awards are handed out in Cannes

CANNES, France—Training Uber drivers in first aid and getting Snapchat to connect bullied teens with counselors are two of the five winning campaigns at this year's Future Lions student ad…

Hulu Re-creates Seinfeld’s Apartment in New York as It Begins Streaming the Series

Exhibit runs through Sunday

As it begins streaming all 180 episodes of Seinfeld today, Hulu—which has exclusive SVOD rights to Jerry Seinfeld's iconic TV series—is celebrating by re-creating Seinfeld's apartment for fans in New…

Y&R Wins Media Grand Prix for App That Lets Women Call for Help by Shaking Their Phones

4 U.S. campaigns win gold

CANNES, France—Another female-empowerment campaign has triumphed at Cannes, with the Media Grand Prix going to a fascinating Vodafone app from Y&R Istanbul that lets women in Turkey call for help…

Ad of the Day: Poo-Pourri's Latest Crass Character Is a Randy Granny Who Loves to Pee

But she doesn't want you to flush

Poo-Pourri's marketing team would like you to know its odor-trapping spray isn't just for poo. You can use it to save water, too, by not flushing your pee. To make its…

Apple, TBWA Take Outdoor Grand Prix for Billboards Featuring Users' iPhone 6 Photos

Grey New York and The Community win gold

CANNES, France—Apple and TBWA\Media Art Lab won their second Cannes Grand Prix in three years here tonight, topping the Outdoor Lions category with their iPhone 6 billboards featuring photos taken…

2 Different Campaigns for P&G's Always Win PR Grand Prix and Inaugural Glass Grand Prix

'Like a Girl' and India's 'Touch the Pickle' are honored

CANNES, France—Procter & Gamble's empowering feminine-care ad campaigns for women were lauded in a big way here Tuesday night, as Always' "Like a Girl" and Whisper's "Touch the Pickle" campaigns…

Here's What Happens When You Attend the #WorstCannesLionsTalkEver

Nicolás Pimentel of +Casto winds you up with two special guests

CANNES, France—Nicolás Pimentel, co-founder and innovation director of +Castro, pretended to be surprised (or maybe really was surprised) that the small-movie-theater-sized Audi A hall in the Palais here was packed…

Ad of the Day: Beauty Brand Invents the First Skin Cream That Gives You Wrinkles

Clever product development, plus a brilliant print ad

There are scores of breast-cancer awareness campaigns each year, but this one from Colenso BBDO in New Zealand combines clever product development with a wonderful print ad to memorably break…

Looking to Network at Cannes? This Tinder-Like Site Matches You With Other Attendees

Clever promo stunt from Virool

In case your meeting calendar at Cannes isn't already jam-packed enough, one company created a mobile site modeled on Tinder to help foster casual (business) encounters on the Riviera. "Cannes We…

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