Advertising & Branding

Life Is Still (Mostly) Hell for These Two Testicles in Their Third Underwear Ad Together

But thanks to Bonds, there's hope

After watching the third in a series of amusing ads for Australia's Bonds underwear, starring a pair of anthropomorphized testicles, it's becoming clear that things won't be getting much better…

Millennials Want Mobile Video Ads to Be Short and on Every Device

Fast-changing viewing habits spell big shifts for marketers

Chances are the next video you watch will be on your mobile phone or tablet. Record numbers of viewers are turning to these devices every day to watch a funny…

This Strange Mockumentary for Ford Stars a Young Man With Freakishly Strong Arms

Need a boost? He can help

In this spot for Ford Asia Pacific, a happy-go-lucky protagonist talks openly about an affliction he's lived with all his life: his small—but mighty—arms. The mockumentary-style piece, directed by Andy Kelemen…

Danny McBride Soars in W+K's Brilliantly Bizarre Music Video for Southern Comfort

Directed by Jody Hill

If anyone can help make "ShottaSoCo" a word people actually say at bars, it's Danny McBride. Or rather, a flying version of Danny McBride who repeats the word endlessly, over…

More Than 40 Twin Cities Agencies Just Placed This Tribute Ad to the Late Pat Fallon

On the day of his funeral

The legacy of Pat Fallon in Minneapolis cannot be overstated. The founder and longtime CEO of Fallon, who died last Friday at age 70, almost singlehandedly turned Minneapolis into a…

Ad of the Day: Netflix Shows You the Consequences of Being the Worst Kind of Rat

Better keep your mouth shut

You've seen this kind of torture scene before. A man sits bound to a chair, preparing to feel unimaginable pain after crossing a line with his tough-guy boss. He seems…

How In-N-Out Became the Small Burger Chain With the Massive Following

Postwar California drive-thru is the best in the West

Most motorists blowing down Francisquito Avenue on the eastern edge of Los Angeles probably don't even notice the 10-foot cement shack decorated in red-and-white candy stripe by the San Bernardino…

Digital Media Management Turns Movie Stars and Brands Into Social Media Pros

L.A. agency counts Nicole Kidman and Elizabeth Banks as clients

Specs Who Vp Adam Reynolds (l.) and CEO Luigi Picarazzi What Full-service agency Where Los Angeles As Nicole Kidman's personal assistant for five years, Digital Media Management CEO Luigi Picarazzi found out that…

This Week’s Must-Haves: a Solar Charger Inspired by Nature

Plus, a 'do not disturb' button that makes getting work done a breeze

This week, Adweek is highlighting solar-powered smartphone charger that looks a lot like a Japanese Ginkgo tree, a workspace organizer that makes your supplies and devices appear to be underwater,…

Take a Video Tour of 72andSunny's Sprawling Space in Howard Hughes' Old Office

L.A. agency took over tycoon's aircraft HQ

When American business tycoon, inventor and filmmaker Howard Hughes headquartered Hughes Aircraft in Los Angeles' Playa Vista neighborhood, he probably couldn't have imagined that it would someday become home to…

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