Category Archives: Advertising

Brand collaboration of a different kind

Hertz and Avis fought it out decades ago, it marked the rise of witty advertising that gave credit to the intelligence of the average punter, thank you Bill Bernbach and all you ad pioneers… So this Audi vs BMW campaign … Continue reading

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Packaging for the zombie generation

I love sports, dancing, skating, running… And healthy eating goes with it. This however has stopped me in my tracks, confused and perhaps a bit bewildered. What were they thinking? Is it a promo merchandise goody for the latest apocalyptic … Continue reading

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Nice idea, sack the art worker 

When the agency placing this advert for the saucy fish co got a copy of the magazine on their desks they must have had one of those moments… How can this happen in today’s tech savvy world? Get a discount … Continue reading

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James Spader transformed into an elf – by design

Sometimes brand identities just get in the way. Like this one advertising The Blacklist on Sky, turning James Spader’s ear into an elf shaped one… Made me smile.

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Santander and That Strange Connection

We must be a nation in love with sport at the moment. Last year’s Olympics are still a relatively fresh memory, Andy Murray did us proud at Wimbledon and all is not lost yet for the football, either. I get … Continue reading

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BMW – Beautiful Marketing Opportunity Wasted

Hands up everyone who thinks that this is a yellow pages ad from a small business with the BMW logo stuck on… I hope I am not the only one that feels this is way below the usual brand aesthetics … Continue reading

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Which Came First – The Chicken or The Chicken?

I know that when you really look hard, everything has been done before in some way, shape or form, and the challenge of creatives is to come up with new and innovative ways to use a set number of visual … Continue reading

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