Swedens Ebay style site "Blocket" seeks new agency by placing want-ad on own site.

"Blocket" are looking for an ad agency and they placed an ad on their own site asking for one (archive). The website, which can be described as Sweden's version of Ebay, has five million visitors a week and brags that 98% of Swedes know about the site. Their current proposition is "Long live good things," and they are looking for a simple pitch on one slide/A4 paper. If you feel like you are the creative team that can answer this ad, send your pitch to byrasokes@blocket.se before the 14th of June, and you'll be contacted for further chats if Blocket likes it.

Oh, and the small print, in case you're worried about giving away free ideas:

We believe that there are many good ideas and that, therefore, situations may arise where we get similar ideas from different agencies. Of course, we will not take someone's idea without paying for it first. However, we reserve ourselves for a situation where we have received the same or similar suggestions from several agencies, where we choose to proceed with one.

Blocket points out that they want to contribute to a sustainable world and create a wealth of opportunities. For everyone. This should be part of the concept. They also say that they like humour and ideas you'd want to consume "again and again."

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