Dewar's (Japan) - Regionalized Web Experience
Dewar's (Japan) Adding to the strength of the recently completed Dewars.com global platform, Shift has just deployed a Japanese language version of the site. Japan joins the US, UK, China and Dominican Republic as early adopters of the global digital platform.
 
Dewar’s (China) - Regionalized Web Experience
Dewar’s (China)

Retracing the steps of Tommy Dewar


Adding to the strength of the recently completed Dewars.com global platform, Shift has just deployed a Chinese language version of the site. China joins the US, UK and Dominican Republic as early adopters of the global digital platform. In 2010, we expect to extend this reach by deploying Russian, Spanish and Greek versions of the site as well. China's been an important part of the Dewar's story since Tommy Dewar first visited both Canton and Shanghai during his famous "Ramble Around The Globe" in the 1890s.
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Shift takes home two Awards of Excellence


Shift Global recently took home two Awards of Excellence in the 2009 CSCA Creative Best Competition. We were honored in both the Campaign category (for the Dewar's Proshop program) and the Video category (for the 2008 Bombay Sapphire DGC Wrapup).

Of note, Shift was the only digital agency to receive an Award of Excellence in either category and the only digital agency honored for an integrated campaign. Details here and additional links after the jump.  Read more...

 
Dewar's + Callaway - Website, Mobile Apps, Game + Sweepstakes
Dewar's + Callaway

Let's find your swing


Uniting with golf equipment giant Callaway, Dewar’s desired a digital marketing campaign that would highlight the partnership on the web and attract its shared audience.  Read more...

 
Bacardi Global Brands - Motion Graphics
Bacardi Global Brands

We like that, now make it move


Having recently rolled out several digital marketing campaigns for a number of brands, Bacardi asked Shift to develop motion graphic samples to capture the essence and results of each of these campaigns.  Read more...

 
Bacardi Limited - Experience Design, Localization + CMS
Bacardi Limited

Willkommen bei Bacardi-Martini


With its global corporate site already established, Bacardi Limited wanted each of its markets to be capable of creating their own, localized corporate sites.  Read more...

 
Bombay Sapphire (Italy) - Perfect Combination Module + Gallery
Bombay Sapphire (Italy)

Making the perfect combination


After the launch of BombaySapphire.com in the spring of 2008, the Italian marketing team approached Shift to provide digital support for their Perfect Combination initiative. The website being a key component of a large-scale marketing push to promote the pairing of Bombay Sapphire drinks with high-end cuisine.  Read more...

 
Champions Drink Responsibly - Social Responsibility Platform
Champions Drink Responsibly

When I go for a drink, my car stays home


That's what 7-time Formula 1 World Champion Michael Schumacher believes. As Bacardi Limited rolled out their multi-year, global social responsibility campaign to fight drunk driving, they looked to Shift Global to enhance their message and extend it to the digital channel.  Read more...

 
The86Collective - Digital Brand Activation
The86Collective

Creating an art movement from scratch


In parallel with the development of the Rubi Rey web presence, Shift was asked to take a lead role in planning and execution of a digital activation effort for the Rubi brand.

At the core of this strategy is the concept of a curated, user generated art movement--out of that idea, The86Collective was born.  Read more...

 
Bombay Sapphire - Global Digital Experience + Brand Framework
Bombay Sapphire

Thinking outside the page


To further solidify their marketing position as a leader in premium gin, Bombay Sapphire needed to alter its global web platform to better support both global communication platforms and provide a more effective support for local market online activities.  Read more...

 
Bacardi Mobile Widget - iPhone + Blackberry Application
Bacardi Mobile Widget

Let's take this party mobile


Tapping into the increasingly present market for mobile web applications, Bacardi USA desired a mobile experience that promoted their family of products while paying of their social responsibility efforts.  Read more...

 
Bombay Sapphire - Inspired Mixology Facebook Application
Bombay Sapphire

Translating cocktail mixology to the social space


As part of an effort to extend the reach and relevancy of their successful Designer Glass Competition, Bombay Sapphire reached out to Shift Global for solutions to activate the program in the newly open application environment within Facebook.  Read more...

 
Dewar’s 12 - Digital Experience + Motion Graphics
Dewar’s 12

Substance always trumps style


Dewar's 12 launched a new campaign that sought to define the idea of substance. The campaign focused on the idea that it's what's inside that counts. This message needed to be conveyed through print, television and interactive media.  Read more...

 
Noilly Prat - Digital Brand Experience
Noilly Prat

Conveying the essence of France and the Languedoc


In 2007, Bacardi Global Brands added Noilly Prat to its premium brands portfolio. A niche market brand for connoisseurs, it was the first dry white vermouth, created in 1813 by Joseph Noilly. Upon its acquisition, Bacardi wanted to raise Noilly Prat's profile internationally with a global market platform, and tapped Shift to extend the brand and communication strategy to the web.  Read more...

 
Vanille Royale - Digital Platform + Brand Site
Vanille Royale

A special treat for special times


Though one of the smallest brands in the Bacardi portfolio, Vanille Royale was poised for growth. As part of a global effort to widen distribution of the product, Bacardi USA reached out to Shift to plan, design and build a robust, extensible presence for the brand.  Read more...

 
Rubi Rey Rum - Digital Brand Experience
Rubi Rey Rum

A rich, premium experience in an undifferentiated category


Always looking to craft new products in an otherwise cluttered category, Bacardi conceived, created and test marketed a hand-crafted, small batch rum called Rubi Rey. As part of the launch/test effort, Shift was engaged to develop a plan, design and execute digital presence for the brand.  Read more...

 
Dewar’s Scotch Whisky - Global Digital Experience + Brand Framework
Dewar’s Scotch Whisky

Seven sites, one framework


John Dewar & Sons had expanded their portfolio over several years, each product being presented independent of a cohesive portfolio. The challenge was greater online, where numerous experiences had developed. Each was different than the other, providing little brand continuity across the properties, resulting in an experience that didn't contribute to the full momentum of the brand.  Read more...

 
Havana Club - Digital Product Launch
Havana Club

Experience the sultry seduction of Havana nightlife


Havana Club, an original iconic rum from Cuba, was relaunched in limited quantities by Bacardi USA after extensive work to recraft the spirit using the original 1935 recipe. As part of the launch effort, Shift was engaged to develop a modest digital presence that paid homage to the 1930s speakeasy cocktail experience, presented the brand as a luxury product and served as a digital destination for offline marketing initiatives.
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Bacardi Mojito - Digital Product Experience + Video
Bacardi Mojito

The perfect digital accompaniment for summer


In parallel with a massive traditional marketing effort (including placements in and sponsorship of the movie Miami Vice), Shift was asked to design and develop a cocktail-specific microsite focused on the Bacardi Mojito.  Read more...