NEWS IN BRIEF: 27 September 2012

By AdNews | 28 September 2012

Pizza Hut and LivingSocial target football fans
Pizza Hut has rolled out another partnership with daily deals website LivingSocial in a bid to increase sales during the current football grand final season. The offer is available for consumers who order online and will be available until 25 October 2012.

Smiggle launches iPhone app
Stationery brand Smiggle has launched an iPhone app called 'Bob & the Smiggle Colour Lab’. Developed collaboratively with Visual Jazz Isobar, the app offers consumers a number of brain teasers and puzzles.

Virgin dances with Queensland Ballet
Airline Virgin Australia has announced it will become the official carrier and season partner of the Queensland Ballet in 2013.

Gecko Adventures appoints JWT Melbourne
Online travel agency Gecko Adventures has enlisted JWT Melbourne as its creative and digital agency. The appointment is effective immediately and will see the agency roll out a brand refresh in early 2013.

Deadline looms for 2013 DDB Graduate Program
The entry cut off for DDB's 2013 Graduate Program is fast approaching, with applications closing next Friday 5 October. More than 650 applicants have submitted entries for this year's program.

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