Archive for the 'Scuttlebut' Category

Bottega Veneta @PearlMedia Pop Up Projections

Wednesday, October 14th, 2020

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Known for developing award-winning, out-of-the-box advertising solutions that help brands engage with consumers where they live, work and play, Pearl Media recently worked with luxury goods and high fashion brand Bottega Veneta to devise a plan to bring the new Bottega Veneta: Men collection directly to fashion minded New Yorkers. When the Italian fashion house […]

Pikasso Côte d’Ivoire Wins Abidjan Mall

Wednesday, October 14th, 2020

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Pikasso Côte d’Ivoire has won the Exclusive Advertising Concession of Sococé 2 Plateaux which is the third biggest Mall in Abidjan. Abidjan is the economic capital of Ivory Coast and one of the most populous French-speaking cities in Africa.

Hybrid Working As The Next Norm says @Barco

Wednesday, October 14th, 2020

Andrew Neale

A major survey of white-collar workers around the world, published today by Barco has revealed surprising findings about employee expectations for the workplace in the aftermath of the #COVID19 pandemic. Lieven Bertier, Segment Marketing Director Workplace, Barco said “For companies with a mainly office-based workforce, COVID-19 has meant the greatest and fastest shift in ways […]

Helping Young People Understand Online Advertising

Monday, October 12th, 2020

Andrew Neale

Here’s a brand new resource designed to help young people understand the world of online advertising, and how they can get the best experience from it. It has been launched by UK advertising’s non-profit education programme, Media Smart, in collaboration with the European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance (EDAA) – the European advertising industry coalition, whose […]

Voice Activated McDonalds @ClearChannelES #DOOH

Monday, October 12th, 2020

Russ Curry, Ministry of New Media

Approach this digital six sheet in Madrid and say out loud “McDonald’s” and the screen will display the different menu options. Pedestrians were then able to finis their ordering using their voice. Scanning a QR code with their mobile phone and the order was complete. The first panels equipped with voice technology were launched in […]

No @TheRetailEXPO, Not Even In 2021

Saturday, October 10th, 2020

Russ Curry, Ministry of New Media

Reed Exhibitions has announced that RetailEXPO will not take place in 2021. It didn’t happen this year also, back in April 2020. A statement from the organisers said “Following the cancellation of RetailEXPO 2020, we have taken the even more difficult decision to not run RetailEXPO in 2021. Both the UK live events and retail […]

#COVID19 Event Casualties

Saturday, October 10th, 2020

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Many of the large events scheduled for the first three or four months of 2021 are now starting to be cancelled or postponed… #CES2021 which was due to take place January 6-9, 2021 has been cancelled as an in-person event. It will now be an all-digital experience connecting exhibitors, customers, thought leaders and media from […]

Fraud Trial Date Set For @OutcomeHealth Founders

Friday, October 9th, 2020

Adrian J Cotterill, Editor-in-Chief

Outcome Health founders Rishi Shah, Shradha Agarwal, Outcome CFO Brad Purdy and executive VP Ashik Desai who allegedly defrauded investors out of hundreds of million of dollars now know that they are due in court February, 22, 2022. In February 2018, we wrote ‘The Truth About Outcome Health’ which you can read here. Last November, […]

Sandra Rogers joins MediaStar Systems

Friday, October 9th, 2020

Andrew Neale

MediaStar Systems, developer of the powerful MediaStar range of IPTV, streaming and digital signage solutions, has announced that Sandra Rogers has joined its team to help grow brand awareness, boost product sales and work closely with MediaStar’s UK distributor and channel network in the UK and EIRE. Sandra comes to MediaStar from Midwich, where, most […]

Chrissy Sara Joins @SonyProUSA

Friday, October 9th, 2020

Andrew Neale

Chrissy Sara, CTS-I has joined Sony Electronics Inc. as a Sales Support Engineer in the Sony Imaging Products and Solutions Professional Division, covering the Midwest. She will report to Rich Ventura, Vice President of B2B for the Sony Imaging Products and Solutions Professional Division. If you are not already following her you can at @AVteach101