Characters have represented and personified the essence of brands since the early days of advertising. In fact, Mr. Peanut of Planters dates back to 1916. Characters of all kinds—from people to animals to objects, whether real, costumed, or animated—help brands sell their products/services. Why characters work Characters give the brand a face and personality, which… Continue reading Creating characters to bring your brand to life
MiWay, the public transit operator in Mississauga, is the most recent addition to our portfolio of public transit clients. After years of planning, the final station of the Mississauga transitway will open this fall; the transitway itself has been open since 2014 when the first four stations opened. There has been major investment into the… Continue reading MiWay promotes Mississauga Transitway with new ad campaign
In 2016, 68.3% of Internet users were social media users and this figure is growing. It is estimated by 2018 there will be around 2.67 billion social media users globally, up from 1.91 billion in 2014. As a business owner trying to reach an audience, you can’t afford to let your brand’s social media pages fall by the… Continue reading What Happens When You Don’t Pay Attention to Your Brand’s Social Media Presence
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!
This year is a big one for Squash Canada. Not only are they involved in the 2015 Canada Winter Games and Toronto’s 2015 Pan Am Games, but it’s also their centennial! Since 1915, they have been the national leader in driving excellence in the sport, and we’re excited to join in their centennial celebration. As part of our ongoing… Continue reading Celebrating Squash Canada’s Centennial with a Vintage Logo