Experiential

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What will Canadians do (and not do) once restrictions lift?

Also, according to Mindshare’s research, Canadians aren’t too concerned about their children consuming too much media during lockdown.

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ICYMI: Telelatino opens up access and more

Plus, Pelmorex lends a hand through tech, and the Canadian production community is assessing the status of shows so far.

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Spotted! Hershey’s gets nostalgic for Valentine’s Day

The brand’s two-day Union Station activation encourages love the old-fashioned way, with sweet snail mail.

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Spotted! Harley Quinn hits the streets

To promote its new DC superhero story, Warner Bros. Canada brought facets of the film to fans with two Toronto activations.

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Foodism, Escapism get experiential to reach commuter audiences

Twenty-Two Media will now distribute its print titles at Billy Bishop Airport and Toronto’s Union Station.

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Spotted! Warner Bros and Innocence Canada send a message

To promote the film Just Mercy, the pair are drawing awareness to wrongful conviction with a real-life prison experience at Brookfield Place.

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Spotted! Mucinex mucks about in Toronto

The over-the-counter brand invited Torontonians to get a few things off their chest in a cathartic way.

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Spotted! Cadbury phone home

In lieu of a standard holiday campaign, the chocolate brand chose to phone in the effort – literally.

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The Nice List: Media

From strategic sponsorships to chilling experiential, we picked the media campaigns that deserved some year-end kudos.

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Quebecor invests in the events and culture space

A minority stake in Multicolore will see Quebecor bolster its sport and entertainment division.

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Spotted! Sunwing makes orange the new black

A Queen Street pop-up with live music, prize giveaways and the ability to book travel on the spot is Sunwing’s version of a Black Friday sale.

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Cineplex rethinks its experience

Entertainment and media company to build new Junxion locations with live event space, indoor food truck and amusement games.

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Spotted! Heineken puts a holiday twist on its barbershop

The brand brings its pop-up barbershop back to the Eaton Centre for a week-long run of free cuts and samples of its alcohol-free lager for holiday shoppers.

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Spotted! SodaStream brings the ocean to Square One

Bringing the brand to life with an element of virtual reality, the team shows holiday shoppers how to entertain in an environmentally sustainable way.

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Campari mixes it up with FrontRunner ad tech

For a Grand Marnier campaign, the brand created a virtual reality experience for the ears, turning the volume up on building cocktails.