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Adam&eveDDB Changes Its Name to eve&adamDDB for International Women's Day London agency's symbolic gesture

There's lot of marketing around International Women's Day this Sunday. And now, London agency adam&eveDDB has joined in with a symbolic gesture—changing its name to eve&adamDDB for a couple of…

March 6, 2015, 11:25 AM EST

Chicago Ad Fed Likens Creative Skill to Penis Size, Angering Those Without a Penis Group defends awards promo

It's not just dudes in the Chicago ad scene. But promos for the city's American Advertising Awards show, happening next Wednesday, certainly seem to think everyone has a penis. "Who measured…

March 6, 2015, 10:30 AM EST

Adweek's Top 5 Commercials of the Week: March 1-6 Geico's preroll ads were unskippable, and so were the rest of these spots

Love was in the air this week, as three of the five spots on this week list are romance-themed (though one has a seriously unromantic twist ending). The other two,…

March 6, 2015, 9:06 AM EST

Salvation Army Turns #TheDress Into a Powerful Domestic Violence Ad Brilliant topical PSA from South Africa

You thought the dust had settled on #TheDress. But today, The Salvation Army in South Africa released what just might be the most harrowing take on the viral phenomenon—in the…

March 6, 2015, 8:17 AM EST

Ad of the Day: Air France Takes You Inside the Dreamiest Airplane Cabin Ever 'France is in the air' once again

Air France embarks on a lavish flight of fantasy in this trippy 45-second global commercial by BETC Paris. Directed by film collective We Are From LA (which also directed Pharrell's "24…

March 5, 2015, 3:00 PM EST

The Bruised Woman on This Billboard Heals Faster as More Passersby Look at Her Facial recognition technology used to fight domestic violence

Here's an interesting use of facial recognition technology on billboards—to do something a little more inspiring than target you with the right products. To coincide with International Women's Day this Sunday,…

March 5, 2015, 2:12 PM EST

Pornhub Is Getting Into Wearable Tech With the Wankband. Yes, the Wankband You too can create 'dirty energy'

Pornhub is nothing if not savvy with its marketing, as seen in previous stunts like crowdsourcing a safe-for-work ad campaign and going big with a (short-lived) Times Square billboard. Now,…

March 5, 2015, 1:35 PM EST

Jägermeister Takes Handcrafted to Next Level With Three Incredible Wooden Works of Art Deutsch's '56 Parts' campaign

We've seen plenty of ad campaigns that have handcrafted elements meant to evoke some handcrafted aspect of the product. (Patron tequila's ads from 2013 were particularly lovely.) But Deutsch New…

March 5, 2015, 12:45 PM EST

Watch the Most Strangely Hilarious Addy Awards Best of Show Acceptance Speech Ever KFC necklaces were just the beginning

A bizarre campaign won Best of Show at last Friday's Addy Awards ceremony in Lexington, Ky. And so, fittingly, its creators made a bizarre acceptance speech to go with it. The…

March 5, 2015, 11:19 AM EST

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

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