AR creative platform Poplar acquires Svrf, Inc

Poplar (poplar.studio), a leading 3D and AR creative platform, has today announced the acquisition of AR startup Svrf, Inc. The acquisition will further enable Poplar to provide best-in-class AR campaigns to its clients, across beauty (L’Oréal), retail (Speedo), entertainment (NBC Universal) and FMCG (Nestlé), by utilising Svrf’s innovative technologies.  Svrf provided a platform for users

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The 5 Main Types of AR Experiences You Can Create

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As AR technology progresses at a rapid rate, the variety of augmented reality experiences is ever increasing. From face filters to world effects, the marketing potential of AR is vast. AR experiences create a unique opportunity to connect with the consumer, enabling visualisation, personalisation and story-telling. The range of AR formats currently available allow tailor-made

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Poplar raises $2.6m to address growing appetite for augmented reality during lockdown

Poplar has closed a $2.6 million investment, led by Fuel Ventures, to push its ambition to become the world’s leading augmented reality (AR) creative platform. The venture has now raised $3.5 million in total funding as it looks to grow the business and further develop its tech. This seed round, which sees Haatch Ventures, Ascension

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MG Motor Leads 3D Immersive Advertising Innovation With New Poplar Campaign

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MG Motor, the British automotive brand, recently launched a 3D immersive display advertising campaign using Google Swirl to promote the release of their first car in the Compact SUV segment, the MG Hector. This campaign was developed in collaboration with Poplar, the creative platform that provides 3D and AR campaigns on demand. To drive brand

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How Virtual Makeup Try-On Will Save The Beauty Industry

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The year is 2020 and, as the extended quarantine due to COVID-19 confines consumers to their homes and beauty shops deemed non-essential close their doors, beauty brands are seeing their sales slump. Despite this, the demand for beauty products isn’t going anywhere; Google Trends reveals that Google searches for terms such as “makeup online store”

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4 Best Practices To Keep In Mind For Your AR Advertising Campaign

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This article was originally published on AR Insider.   AR is continuing to establish itself as a popular form of marketing and advertising, now projected to reach $8.8 billion by 2023 according to ARtillery Intelligence. This comes as no surprise, considering that AR advertising is proving to be much more effective than other marketing channels, showing conversion rates

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