By Yamaha Corporaton
Yamaha Corporation has been testing an application to help sports fans to stay involved in sports’ game (we are mainly talking about football here) in this context of COVID-19, where it is forbidden to settle a sports game with an audience. Thanks to the Remote Cheer System, fans will be capable of sending their cheering and instant reaction to the players that will be able to hear them through speakers installed in stadiums. It will re-create an atmosphere of a match.
By Burger King
In Brazil, fast food restaurant chains’ advertisings are everywhere, most of them are from Burger king’s direct competitors. Burger King wanted to hack the competition by leveraging its brand’s biggest signature : the fire. The brand encouraged users of its mobile app to point their camera to rival’s ad (print, coupon or billboard), then they will see, through augmented reality, rival’s ad turning into fire. After the ad is burnt away, a Burger King ad will replace the original ad, and the user will receive a free whopper at the nearest Burger King.
1 in 4 Chinese people is suffering from nasal allergies. However, they simply attribute their allergies to air pollution, and ignore that weather conditions and allergens are causes of nasal allergies too. GSK decided to collaborate with MOJI Weather, the most used weather app in China, to create the Flixonase allergy monitor which indicates the real-time level of allergen, and to send geo-located coupons on high allergen days which encourage consumers to seek Flixonase nasal spray in nearby pharmacy then incentivize their purchase.
In China, young adults always bring gifts to their elder family members when they go back to hometown during the holiday of Chinese New Year. However, most Chinese prefer « healthy and practical » gifts such as foods, electronics or cosmetics, and clothing is not at the top of the gift list. Uniqlo wanted to remind Chinese people that clothes could also be a relevant part of the holiday, by using location-based coupons and AI powered Wechat campaign to send them gift recommendations with one-click order button.