To celebrate the 20th anniversary of democracy in The Rainbow Nation – beginning with the presidential election of Nelson Mandela – the clever lot at Coca-Cola (and agency FCB) have only gone and created rainbows, haven’t they?
Using ‘sunlight, water, some fancy science and a little bit of magic’, rainbows appeared above Coca-Cola ads throughout Johannesburg, South Africa, aligned...
Posted by Jade Mansell
on 27th Apr 2014 in ALL
Paddy Power has erected a statue of David Moyes outside Anfield today, with the plinth reading “for services to Liverpool football club”.
The tongue in cheek monument is in reference to Manchester United’s poor season under Moyes’ management, along with Liverpool’s likely title win following the match against Chelsea today.
This sort of stunt has Paddy Power’s bread and butter...
Posted by Joanna Dring
on 25th Apr 2014 in ALL
, Food and drink
(Huge disclaimer…. I work for Carlsberg Group – the company behind the newly launched Seth & Riley’s Garage Hard Lemon Drink.)
Working for such a huge company (500 brands, hundreds of markets and tens of thousand employees), it’s not surprising, that very occasionally, I don’t know *everything* that’s happening with our brands…. So it was a great surprise this morning,...
Posted by Alex Mansell
on 24th Apr 2014 in ALL
“There are some ideas we want every company to copy” reads Apple’s latest print ad, making a not so subtle dig at rival Samsung, with whom they are currently embroiled in a bitter legal feud.
The ad entails a clever double meaning, on the surface letting consumers know that Apple is making waves with its efforts to be more environmentally concious, as well as implying that they aren’t going...
Posted by Robert McIntosh
on 24th Apr 2014 in Other
The Hunter & the Bear are back, and this time they’re not Happy. In an unlikely cooperation, Pharrell Williams has teamed up with Tipp-Ex on the “Social Book” campaign. Separately, both Pharrell Williams’ 24-hour “Happy” video, and the “Happy in …” meme it spawned, and the Tipp-Ex “Hunter & the Bear” campaigns have been wildly successful, and...