Levelling Up Our Christmas Game

This year, we’ve taken our Christmas game to a whole new level, combining gamification and custom illustrations to simulate #AgencyLife—with a holiday twist! It’s with great excitement that we invite you to pull up your stockings and play Acart’s Christmas Dash. Acart’s Christmas Dash is a simple platformer game that starts with a choice. Do you want… Continue reading Levelling Up Our Christmas Game

Montréal, une parfaite alliée

Le contexte festif entourant #375MTL et #Canada150 nous inspire à rendre hommage à Montréal et à ses créateurs. Pour Acart Communications, Montréal est une ruche et la créativité est son miel. De Denis Villeneuve à Xavier Dolan, en passant par Anaïs Barbeau-Lavalette et Jean-Marc Vallée, le potentiel créatif dans le domaine de la production audiovisuelle et… Continue reading Montréal, une parfaite alliée

Sandy’s Lunch Guide – A map to the best lunches in Centretown

Maybe you got up late in the morning and forgot your lunch at home? Or perhaps you just want to try something new? Whether you’re in the mood for a sandwich or Asian take-out, my lunch map has got all your lunch cravings covered if you live or work in Centretown. Let’s launch into lunch!… Continue reading Sandy’s Lunch Guide – A map to the best lunches in Centretown

Check out our 5 Most Popular Blog Posts from 2016!

2016 has been an exciting year for the Acart team! We’ve created and evolved brands, developed stand-out campaigns, and expanded our services to stay ahead of trends and technology. Every step of the way we’ve been sharing our ideas, opinions, and campaigns on our Change Marketing blog. As another year comes to an end, it’s… Continue reading Check out our 5 Most Popular Blog Posts from 2016!

Creating beautiful things

“The ad man who does not look at ads.” Isn’t that contradictory title? This is exactly what I thought while reading this intriguing interview about Ignacio Oreamuno, former head of ADC (Art Directors Club). His views on creativity in the future of advertising grabbed my attention. Because I truly believe this interview has the potential to… Continue reading Creating beautiful things

Agency Holiday Card: The Return of The Christmas Spirit!

Merry Christmas and Season’s Greetings from Acart! For this year’s agency holiday card, we partnered with Rocket 57 Illustration to express, in comic book form, our wish that you all be “excellent to each other” this Yuletide. Please share these wishes with the wider world. We’d love to see some real peace and joy at… Continue reading Agency Holiday Card: The Return of The Christmas Spirit!

Helping Canadians be more #FloodReady

Have you ever asked yourself, is my home in danger from overland flooding? Is there anything I can do to protect my property? Will my insurance cover the potential damage? Our latest campaign for Public Safety Canada urges Canadians to learn the answers to these (and many other) questions about flood risks and planning. It’s… Continue reading Helping Canadians be more #FloodReady

Stray Dog Brewing Co. Launches in Orleans!

The Ottawa neighbourhood of Orleans got a taste of its first local craft brew last night as Stray Dog Brewing Company launched its first taps at OCCO Kitchen. Stray Dog is also Acart’s newest client, and we’re proud to provide this great start-up in The Nation’s Capital with marketing and PR expertise. The company began as a… Continue reading Stray Dog Brewing Co. Launches in Orleans!

VIDEO: YRT/Viva’s Route to Innovation

York Region Transit (YRT/Viva) has been an Acart client for several years, and they’re one of our favourites. We have done a number of ridership campaigns for them, as well as safety education, anti-harassment, and anti-fare-evasion campaigns. This year, YRT/Viva also needed corporate video to inform York Region’s Committee of the Whole what to expect from transit over the next few… Continue reading VIDEO: YRT/Viva’s Route to Innovation

#EscapedTRex crashes Montréal Comiccon! #UltimateDinos

What’s big and scary, and less extinct than you thought? How about a “real” 12-foot T. rex running loose? For the Canadian Museum of Nature’s Ultimate Dinosaurs exhibition, we planned and executed an experiential marketing activation in Montréal that turned heads — even among the costumed fans at Comiccon! We partnered with Ottawa dinosaur performer… Continue reading #EscapedTRex crashes Montréal Comiccon! #UltimateDinos