Olivia Parker
Aug 21, 2017

10 of the best creative bus and train handle ads in Asia

With a little imagination, handles inside public transport can become surprisingly successful places to advertise.

2017: Twitter users have been drooling over this mouth-watering fried chicken ad by food delivery company BD Tong, recently released on subway trains in Korea. Simple - but effective.

Out-of-home advertising is the only offline media category to show consistent growth globally, according to the latest study by Magna Intelligence and Rapport, and in some Asian markets, transit accounts for the vast majority of OOH ad units. Because of the exceptionally high commuter volumes, transit makes up 63 percent of Japan's and 72 percent of China's OOH share, for instance.

But transit ads don't have to be limited to boring posters on the...

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