Advertising & Branding

Vince Vaughn's Hilarious Stock Photos Were Made From These Equally Ludicrous Originals Check out the great Photoshopping work

By now, you've probably seen Fox and Getty's wonderful promotion for the movie Unfinished Business, with Vince Vaughn, Dave Franco and Tom Wilkinson posing for boringly clever stock photos. Well, it…

March 5, 2015, 9:46 AM EST

Agency Allegedly Wins Vans Project. Or Not. Just Stop Asking Questions, Please Catch New York's cryptic release

Agencies like to trumpet their account wins in breathless emails, but here's a press release that plays things closer to the vest. It seems Catch New York has been hired…

March 5, 2015, 9:00 AM EST

These New Internet Service Ads Aren't Trying to Be Funny, Just Factual With a Wink Arnold debuts its first ads for CenturyLink

Quiet, plain spoken and droll, CenturyLink's ad campaign from its new lead agency, Arnold, eschews the punch lines of rivals like Time Warner Cable, Optimum and Fios. So, while a current…

March 5, 2015, 9:00 AM EST

Plastic Bottles Dream of Thrilling Future Lives in Keep America Beautiful's Recycling Ads Latest PSAs focus on bathroom products

Every plastic bottle in your bathroom dreams of a better life. At least, they do in Keep America Beautiful's new recycling ads from Pereira & O'Dell. The next phrase of the…

March 5, 2015, 8:39 AM EST

24 Hours in Advertising: Thursday, March 5, 2015 Tinder goes on a wild adventure and Instagram debuts new ad features

Here's everything you need to know about the last 24 hours in advertising, in case you blinked. Buzzing on Adweek: 10 artists make colorful illustrations for Oreo  Oreo selected selected 10 artists for…

March 5, 2015, 12:00 AM EST

How to Pronounce 15 Brand Names You've Probably Been Saying Wrong Never sound foolish again

Business Insider produced a video that corrects common mispronunciations of 15 brand names. The voiceover sounds a bit like Siri—knowledgeable but snotty. Among the highlights, we learn that Guerlain should be…

March 4, 2015, 3:00 PM EST

Seriously: Why Can't Ben & Jerry's Make a Cannabis Ice Cream? Founders are for it, fans are pumped, but it won't be easy

The happy duo of Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield (better known to snackers as the men behind Ben & Jerry's ice cream) fired a shot heard around the pot world…

March 4, 2015, 1:56 PM EST

Fans Successfully Unlocked the New Avengers Trailer, and It Was Totally Worth It Twitter buzz rewarded with an epic preview

Marvel both delighted and infuriated its rabid fan base today by making them work together to unlock the new Avengers: Age of Ultron trailer by tweeting about it. But good…

March 4, 2015, 1:54 PM EST

Delta Feels a Road Warrior's Pain in Charming Ad About the Most Grueling of Trips Comfort where you'd least expect it

Traveling constantly for work can suck, and Delta wants you to know it understands. A new ad from Wieden + Kennedy New York tackles that familiar trope, as a drone of…

March 4, 2015, 1:37 PM EST

Dads Lead the Charge to Get 'Amazon Mom' to Become 'Amazon Family' Twitter campaign pressures retailer

While 2014 brought a surge of pro-female advertising, brands kicked it up a notch at the Super Bowl this year with some pro-dad advertising. Now, parents are rallying for Amazon…

March 4, 2015, 12:46 PM EST

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