Launch too place at the Aviva Stadium
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01.08.2014 All of Newstalk’s main shows have recorded increases with over 651,000 people now listening to the station every week, according to the latest JNLR figures released yesterday,...
Launch too place at the Aviva Stadium
Its first Republic of Ireland only marketing campaign
Artist Ed Sheeran is going to perform in HMV Henry Street in Dublin on 31 July
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Musician will.i.am is to design his own limited edition take on the Lexus NX vehicle as part of a creative partnership announced with Lexus Europe.
DDFH&B has become the first communications group in Ireland to hold four Grand Prix awards simultaneously for its work across advertising, digital media, commercial media and promotional marketing.
All of Newstalk’s main shows have recorded increases with over 651,000 people now listening to the station every week, according to the latest JNLR figures released yesterday, 31 July.
Dublin-based creative agency McCannBlue has appointed Tim Britnell as executive creative director.
UPC has announced a €1 a month offer for Sky Sports from 1 August for all new Horizon TV customers and existing Horizon customers of home phone and broadband who upgrade to a Horizon Triple Play bundle.
For the first time, Land Rover is to capture a 360° image of the crowd cheering on the riders competing in the Puissance at the Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show in the RDS on 9 August.
In-store advertising ranks as the most relevant way for brands to communicate with shoppers, mentioned by 40pc of people in a survey conducted by marketing firm Visualise.
Electric Ireland will launch a new TV and cinema ad campaign tomorrow highlighting its sponsorship of the GAA All Ireland Minor Championships.
The festival celebrating all things Bavarian, Oktoberfest Beag, is taking place again in Cork City next month, expecting to draw up to 10,000 visitors over two weeks.
The network of Irish football supporters You Boys in Green (YBIG) has launched Three’s new ‘Power your Network’ campaign at the Aviva Stadium.
Subway has launched its first Republic of Ireland only marketing campaign, investing €1m to alert Irish consumers to the return of the ‘Sub of the Day’ offer – seven subs, one for each day of the week, for €2.99 each.
Artist Ed Sheeran is going to perform in HMV Henry Street in Dublin on 31 July to 40 fans who won tickets to the event, which will be broadcast live on The Louise Duffy Show on Today FM.
This year has seen a marked return to optimism in the Irish advertising industry, according to Iapi, which has released its 2014 Iapi Industry Census.
There was a 10pc increase in overseas visitors to Ireland for the first half of 2014, which represents an additional 324,400 people compared to January to June 2013, according to figures released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO)
The Times and The Sunday Times in the UK have released the latest instalments in a series of films celebrating the historical and cultural impact of newspapers called The Unquiet film series.
Hundreds of red haired people from Ireland and other parts of the world are expected to descend upon Crosshaven Co Cork from 22 to 24 August for the Irish Redhead Convention.
Lindt Chocolate Ireland is continuing its sponsorship of the Side Saddle classes at the Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show at the RDS this year, which takes place from 6 to 10 August.
Dublin boutique hotel Dylan has teamed up with style commentators and creators of fashion brand Lennon Courtney, Sonya Lennon and Brendan Courtney, to launch Dylan’s ‘Best Hat’ competition.
Kerry is the favourite holiday destination for Irish holidaymaker after beating Galway and Cork into second and third place, according to a new survey from MyHome.ie.
Dublin Zoo has welcomed The Natural Confectionery Company on board as sponsor of the Asian elephant habitat – the Kaziranga Forest Trail.
Carphone Warehouse Ireland has entered into an exclusive partnership with Chinese phone manufacturer Huawei, which has operations in Ireland.
More than 40pc of people in Ireland are now paying for additional TV and entertainment streaming alongside mainstream channels according to a new report by iReach.
Independent News & Media (INM) is creating 40 new roles in the digital area in its Dublin office, highlighting its focus on finding new ways to engage customers and distribute content.
The Marker Hotel on Grand Canal Square has entered into a €50,000 sponsorship with The Science Gallery at Trinity College Dublin.
Tourism Ireland has launched a new online film specially created to highlight the flagship event of this year’s Limerick City of Culture programme – ‘The Giant’s Journey’.
Recording artist and actress Demi Lovato has signed on to represent Skechers and will appear in the footwear company’s global marketing and social media campaigns through to 2016.
A recent survey has found that almost a quarter of viewers in Ireland considered the proposal to the New Orleans Rose one of the most standout Rose of Tralee moments in memory.
Conor ‘The Notorious’ McGregor beating Brazil’s Diago Brandao over the weekend as part of the Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) event in the O2 in Dublin is the highest rating sporting event yet on 3e.
A Derry-based academic has uncovered evidence suggesting that the Burren region and Celtic legends of the West of Ireland inspired JRR Tolkien’s The Lord of The Rings and The Silmarillion.
Tennent’s Vital has launched a new music experience ‘TuneTap’, which allows the public to take control of the music playlist at selected bus shelter locations.
Irish whiskey brand Tullamore Dew has launched a campaign called ‘The Parting Glass’, describing it as “a global online search for the best toasts to mark the beginning of life’s new chapters”.
Dublin based agency Lucidity Digital’s rebrand to Isobar was marked last night with a launch event in The Marker Hotel.
Life assurance company Irish Life has revamped its ‘My Pension’ app, which is designed to help people with retirement planning anytime and anywhere.
Parents of newborn quadruplets James and Grace Slattery from Co Limerick have been given 6,400 nappies by Pampers which should last them a year.
A new website has been launched to mark 25 years of independent radio in Ireland containing archive materials and broadcasts over the years.
Fuels and convenience retailer Topaz is selling tickets for one of the days of the Galway Races at a knock-down price for anyone who spends €25 on fuel at certain Topaz service stations in the Galway region.
For the first time the Office of Public Works (OPW) is opening up the gardens of Dublin Castle to stage Shakespeare’s ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’.
The Coca-Cola Company’s ‘Share a Coke’ is returning with over 500 additional names now available on 500ml bottles and 330ml cans of Coca-Cola, Diet Coke and Coke Zero.
TV broadcasters around the world have been celebrating an outstanding set of results from the Fifa World Cup 2014, according to the Platform for European Promotion of TV (PEPPTV), which is an informal grouping of broadcasters’ trade bodies and sales houses, active at EU level and across EU member states.
The 2014 International Junior Tour of Ireland cycling race gets underway in Co Clare on Tuesday, 15 July and continues through Sunday, 20 July.
Based on the largest ever research study on mobile video, conducted by Millward Brown, the Mobile Marketing Association (MMA) has published a guide in conjunction with video ad technology company Tremor Video to help improve the quality of mobile video ad campaigns.
Dublin Samaritans is today launching a marketing campaign that will emphasise the importance of talking and aims increase awareness of and visibility around the charity and the services it provides. As part of the campaign, volunteers will be taking to the street next week to offer a listening ear to members of the public.
Cisco Visual Networking Index (VNI) analysts anticipate that global online streaming and digital broadcast of the World Cup 2014 tournament will generate three times the monthly IP traffic of that generated by the host country’s 201 million inhabitants.
Irish Hotels Federation (IHF) president Stephen McNally has said that he was looking forward to working with the new Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport Paschal Donohoe to ensure tourism achieves a sustained recovery.
This year is proving to be a successful year for out of home advertising (OOH), as PML Group’s Posterwatch report on the OOH advertising market in the Republic of Ireland for the first half of 2014 shows that H1 is up on the same period as last year in the region of 10pc.
An estimated audience of 800,000 Belgians will soon be introduced to Ireland’s newest and biggest tourism attraction as one of the country’s biggest holiday programmes Flanders on Holiday is currently being filmed in Ireland along the Wild Atlantic Way.
The Office of Public Works (OPW) launches a new exhibition ‘Meditation on plates, inspired by Lord Charlemont’s Casino’, which opens to the public this Sunday, 13 July in the historic Casino at Marino in Dublin.
Sky Sports 5 will be added to the Sky Media Ireland brand portfolio when the new channel launches next month.
Irish children’s charity Make-A-Wish Ireland is holding a skydive weekend called ‘Toss Your Boss’ in association with Radio Nova to raise funds.
AIG is set to invest €600,000 in a summer media campaign highlighting its sponsorship of Dublin GAA.
03.03.2014 Ellen DeGeneres has broken the record for most retweeted tweet of all time when she posted an Oscars selfie featuring a range of actors, including Brad Pitt, Kevin Spacey and Bradley Cooper, who took the picture.
06.03.2014 An Italian publisher has launched a weekly fan magazine devoted exclusively to Pope Francis.
28.03.2014 Dublin Airport has won the world’s Best Airport Twitter Feed accolade in the Moodies awards for airport digital communications for the second consecutive year.
28.03.2014 Tom Keogh is managing director of north Co Dublin-based Keogh’s Crisps.