Topic: Europe

These Brilliant U.K. Posters Ask Pokemon Go Players to Help Find Missing Persons

Targeting a roving crowd of seekers

British nonprofit Missing People wants some of the millions of Pokemon Go players traipsing the country to be on the look out for something other than cartoon creatures: actual humans. An…

We Brought an 'America Box' to Cannes, Introducing the World to Simple Pleasures of U.S. Life

And we came in way under budget

America doesn't always have the best image among our friends overseas, and at this year's Cannes Lions, AdFreak set out on a humble quest to fix everything.  Our tool for global…

This Ad Campaign Is Targeting People Who Hate Themselves for Making Ad Campaigns

Helping creatives escape consumerism

This morning, on the way to work, the employees of a few major United Kingdom-based ad agencies came across a message meant just for them. Just in time for International Day…

This Clever Amnesty Campaign Imprisons Your Cursor Within a Banner Ad

11% of viewers signed group's petition

Sometimes an ad idea just doesn't get the reach it deserves, and this is certainly one of those times. Polish agency The Digitals created a little-seen banner/pop-up ad last year that…

Alfa Romeo Responded to This Forlorn Fan With One of the Best Personalized Tweets Ever

Poetically mourning a missed connection

A lot of brands try for a personalized, poignant touch with their social media fans, but few have ever pulled it off this well. When Daniel Hancox of England's Burton upon…

This Beautifully Simple Site Makes It Easy to Create the Right Digital Color Palette

Made for app designers, it's handy for all

For the most talented designers, creating a palette of complementary colors comes easy. For the rest of us, not so much. Enter Material Palette, a site launched this week by European…

Burger King Surprised Apartment Hunters With One Whopper of a Kitchen Upgrade

A fully staffed restaurant, just for you

If you're apartment hunting for a three bedroom/two bath/one Burger King, this might be the spot for you. Spanish agency La Despensa equipped a tasty pad in downtown Madrid with a…

These Forgotten Toys Want to Know What Love Is. They Want You to Show Them

Freeview revives a classic '80s power ballad

If your once-loved, coldly discarded belongings could share their feelings of loss and exile, what would it sound like? Like Foreigner, that's what. In this Leo Burnett spot for British TV…

Here's Harvey Nichols' Follow-up to One of the World's Most-Awarded Ad Campaigns

Has the retailer finally found the Christmas spirit?

Luxury retailer Harvey Nichols practically swept the 2014 Cannes Lions with its last holiday campaign, which won a staggering four Grand Prix. Now the brand has returned with its highly…

A Bank Hired an Actor to Tell You He's an Actor Hired by a Bank. And It's Awesome

Nordnet takes transparency very seriously

Commercials about financial institutions are notoriously snooze-worthy, but Nordnet has changed it up with a fun new campaign rich in meta-humor. The Scandinavian financial institution, operating in Denmark, Finland, Norway and…