The 17th Annual International Food and Beverage Creative Excellence Awards (The FAB Awards) were held last week at the quintessentially British – The Hurlingham Club in London.
The black tie and posh frocks affair was held in honour of the Nominees and Winners of The 17th FAB Awards, which recognises outstanding creative work done for the global Food and Beverage Industry.
The night’s big (FABulous Awards) winners were as follows:
FABulous Award across Packaging Design, Retail Environment, Logo Design Brand Redesign & Brand Identity
- Nongfu Spring - Premium Mineral Water by Horse, London
FABulous Award across Press, Poster/OOH, TV & Cinema, Ambient & Radio
- Jardiland - Dog Fat Pants by Rosapark, Paris
- Whiskas - Maps Campaign by AMV BBDO, London
- Sainsbury's - 1914 by AMV BBDO, London
- Snickers - Brady Bunch by BBDO, New York
FABulous Award across Direct, Collateral & POS, Guerrilla, Sales Promotion, Integrated & Experiential
- DIA - Novelized Recipes by Leo Burnett, Madrid
- Lidl Private Label Milk - Bosse's Milk by INGO, Stockholm
FABulous Award across Interactive, Online, Digital & Best use of Media
- Pepsi Max - Unbelievable Bus Shelter by AMV BBDO, London
AMV BBDO was named The Google FAB Agency of The Year, winning a phenomenal fourteen nominations across the various categories, bagging ten FABs and three FABulous Awards on the night.
Ian Pearman, Chief Executive, AMV BBDO commented: “It’s been an amazing night. Because of the clients we have it’s been an important set of awards for us. This is the pinnacle of success for anyone who works in food and beverage. To win in so many sub-categories of this industry is incredible. Success for such a range of brands and disciplines is terrific and we couldn’t be prouder.”
Mars, Incorporated went home with The Google FAB Brand / Marketer of The Year Award, after bagging a phenomenal 16 nominations across the various categories and winning seven FABs and two FABulous Awards on the night.
The confectionery giants were recognized for multiple projects done in markets around the world, including USA, UK, Canada and the UAE.
Bruce McColl, Global Chief Marketing Officer at Mars, Incorporated said: “At Mars, we believe in the power of creativity to drive results for our business, which is why the 2015 Google FAB Brand / Marketer of The Year Award is so important to us. We are extremely proud to accept this prestigious award, which recognizes the industry leading innovation and creativity of our Associates, our brands and our agency partners.”
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