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Tim Nudd

Evian's Cute and Clever Print Ads Reveal One-Half of Your Inner Child

Evian's famous ongoing ad campaign from BETC is all about sight gags showing adults as children. It's been enormously successful, at least in terms of staggering YouTube view counts on…

Ads About Veteran Suicide Show Heartbreaking Photos of the Homes Where They Died

With Memorial Day on Monday, here's a look at a sad and remarkable ad campaign from Crispin Porter + Bogusky for Mission 22, an initiative the agency started to raise…

Ad of the Day: Everything's Upside Down and Backwards in GE's Delightful New Spot

Differently things seeing

GE claims to look at the world askew, turning it on its head in search of new perspectives that hopefully lead to new solutions. So, its latest commercial from BBDO,…

Clinic Puts Boring Preroll on Popular Videos Because It Doesn't Want Anything 'Going Viral'

MedExpress vs. the viewer

Advertisers have been doing clever stuff with preroll ads for a while. We had Geico's unstoppable prerolls. And now, we have a health clinic that made incredibly boring preroll ads—in…

Leo Burnett, Droga5 Take Top D&AD Awards for 'Like a Girl' and 'This Is Wholesome'

R/GA is most awarded agency

Leo Burnett and Droga5 were among the top North American winners at Thursday's 2015 D&AD Awards ceremony in London—with Burnett winning both a Black Pencil and a White Pencil for…

Adweek's Top 5 Commercials of the Week: May 15-22

It was a good week for food and drink, as even Olive Garden cracks the list

We've certainly never had Olive Garden on our weekly list of best spots, but Grey New York changed that this week with a soulful ode to family. Pizza Hut and…

Coca-Cola Shows You How to Get 6 Million Views on an Ad Without Even Trying

Ogilvy Amsterdam's simpler spot

Coca-Cola unveiled its first work from Ogilvy Amsterdam a couple of weeks ago—a rousing, visually rich pan-European anthem that tried to raise some political issues and surely cost a ton…

Hang On, Did Olive Garden Just Make a Really Good Commercial?

So long, food shots. Hello, family

Olive Garden's advertising has long been distinguished by its unlimited blandness, which some might argue is a decent representation of the food there. But during NBC's Red Nose Day telethon…

Infographic: What's Changed, and What Hasn't, in 100 Years of Brand Storytelling

Everything old is new again

Much has been made about how modern communication—even as it accelerates exponentially—is returning in some ways to more simple, even primitive forms. Paul Adams, at the time the global head of…

These 'Abused Emojis' Can Help Kids Tell Someone They're Being Hurt

A children's helpline in Sweden just released an upsetting set of emojis showing kids being physically and verbal abused—in the hope that young victims of violence might use them to…

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