Monthly Archives: March 2016

Humour sells

amazon prime ad_blog

 This Amazon Prime advert is a good reminder that used in the right way, humour sells.It features a little horse who feels lonely in a field with all the big horses – luckily, his owner comes to the rescue with a clever purchase. It’s a lovely way to use an analogy to sell products online […]

International Women’s Day 2016

Forty49 United Nations posters

As we discussed this year’s International Women’s Day in the forty49 office, Richard Barry shared this award-winning advert he designed in 1995 when working in South Africa. His agency, Jeremy Sampson Associates (a division of Interbrand) were commissioned to design a whole range of items to celebrate South African women being invited for the first […]

Euro football promotion success in France

Conex Banninger Euro 2016 promotion

Forty49 has been working on a Euro 2016 football promotion with the French marketing team at Conex Banninger. Aimed at the French merchants, the project consisted of 2 emailers, posters, in-box vouchers, web pages and promotional boxes. The campaign is in full swing now and the feedback very positive and the buy-in from French merchants […]