Pedigree

Dogvertising

Challenge

Awareness

Summary

We created a DOOH contextual targeting solution, which enabled us to deliver personalised reach at scale to dog owners and drive 29% incremental sales.

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Challenge

In 2020, dog treat brands re-entered the market in Croatia. The pressure on Pedigree, the market leader, intensified. We needed to put Pedigree Dentastix back out in front.

Pet owners were most engaged with their dogs when they were taking them for walks, but how do we reach them during these key moments?

The Campaign

Our idea was to deliver personalised advertising through DOOH technology to target pet owners’ dogs. Once the dog had been spotted, the DOOH screen would show an ad for Pedigree Dentastix, becoming the first brand in the world to run a programmatic DOOH campaign based on dog detection.

We then added a creative optimisation solution to the mix to make sure that every dog could see a hound of a similar size to them on screen as well as an image of the most relevant treat.

Results

13.5 second average viewing time by pet parents

34.4% lower cost per actively viewed ad

Increase in sales
29%

Awards

Cannes Lions 2021
Bronze
Creative Data
IAB MIXX Awards 2020
Gold
Digital OOH Advertising
IAB MIXX Awards 2020
Silver
Effective Use of Data
Festival of Media Global Awards 2021
Gold
Campaign of the Year
Festival of Media Global Awards 2021
Gold
Best Use of Real-time Marketing
Festival of Media Global Awards 2021
Gold
Best Use of Traditional Media, OOH
Festival of Media Global Awards 2021
Gold
The Creative Use of Media Award
Festival of Media Global Awards 2021
Bronze
Best Use of Digital Media

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