Topic: Sid Lee

Sid Lee Looks to Expand Into Asia With Its Sale to Hakuhodo

Agency now has 6 offices

Sid Lee's desire to enter the Asian market drove its decision to sell today to Kyu, the operating unit of Hakuhodo in Japan. The Montreal-based agency, which opened in 1993, already…

Absolut Lights Up the Night With a New Short Film and a Special Illuminated Bottle

Sid Lee's latest iteration of 'Absolut Nights'

Absolut rolls out new advertising today from Sid Lee including a new short film and TV commercial, a never-before-heard song from Empire of the Sun, and a limited-edition illuminated bottle…

Agency Rigs Its Office to Count Everything That Goes On in Excruciating Detail

Coffee pours, toilet flushes and more

Do you love numbers? Not as much as Sid Lee does. The agency's Paris office is channeling Count von Count with a side project in which it set up digital sensors…

Accounts in Review: See What's Up for Grabs and Who's Chasing It

Samsung ends its big search; Office Depot finds new shops

Welcome to Adweek's Accounts in Review page—a staple of our weekly iPad edition that you can now read online. We follow big-ticket reviews of brands that spend between $25 million…

Estée Lauder Hires an Agency for Global Assignment

Johannes Leonardo beats Sid Lee in a pitch

Johannes Leonardo has prevailed in Estée Lauder's global creative review, according to sources. Sources previously identified the other finalist as Sid Lee. Global media spending was not available, but in the…

2 Shops Chase Estée Lauder's Global Creative Account

Selection in the search is expected next month

Estée Lauder is in the final stages of a search for an agency to handle a global creative assignment, as the cosmetics giant continues to rethink its agency roster. The assignment…

Adweek's Top 10 Commercials of the Week

Coke's green carpet, Foster Farms' singing chickens and Intel's inspiring wunderkind

Geico's "Hump Day" spot, which broke in May, has earned 15 million YouTube views. Given its success, it's not surprising Geico and The Martin Agency are trotting out the motormouthed…

Sid Lee Transforms Absolut in Global Work Targeting Millennials

New lead shop uses four young artists

IDEA: The transformative power of art can change the world. But can it change your world? Absolut tells millennials that it can in its first global work from new lead…

Sid Lee and Cirque du Soleil Launch Marketing Joint Venture

Absolut Vodka among first clients

Entertainment meets marketing in a new joint venture that combines the skills of Cirque du Soleil and ad agency Sid Lee. The venture, called Sid Lee Entertainment, was announced tonight…