Topic: Absolut

Adweek's Top 10 Commercials of the Week

Coke's green carpet, Foster Farms' singing chickens and Intel's inspiring wunderkind

Geico's "Hump Day" spot, which broke in May, has earned 15 million YouTube views. Given its success, it's not surprising Geico and The Martin Agency are trotting out the motormouthed…

Sid Lee Transforms Absolut in Global Work Targeting Millennials

New lead shop uses four young artists

IDEA: The transformative power of art can change the world. But can it change your world? Absolut tells millennials that it can in its first global work from new lead…

Absolut’s Iconic Bottle Is Its Ticket to Younger Consumers

Staying competitive in a market flooded with new spirits

It started with the Andy Warhol-designed bottle in 1986. Over the years, Absolut Vodka’s squat, glass-printed bottle has been the palette of its artistic ambitions and highbrow marketing. Now, Anna…

Sid Lee and Cirque du Soleil Launch Marketing Joint Venture

Absolut Vodka among first clients

Entertainment meets marketing in a new joint venture that combines the skills of Cirque du Soleil and ad agency Sid Lee. The venture, called Sid Lee Entertainment, was announced tonight…

Smirnoff and Absolut Show Their Support for Gay Marriage on Facebook

Vodka brands out in front on a historic day

As thousands of consumers changed their Facebook profile pictures to equals signs Tuesday in support of marriage equality—a topic the Supreme Court is considering this week—two vodka brands led the…

David Levy Pushes Unscripted Shows on Turner Networks


David Levy’s relaxation technique is pretty simple. “Every time I get too stressed I look out across here and there’s not an ad in sight,” he said, gesturing to the…

A Changing of the Guard on Absolut

Sid Lee supplants TBWA as global creative lead

Sid Lee has knocked TBWA off its perch as lead global creative agency on Absolut. The changing of the guard comes six months after Absolut asked Sid Lee to tackle a…

Top 10 Commercials of the Week: Aug. 31- Sept. 7

These spots traveled to the future, hopped in a box and demonstrated proper condom use

This week, a tablet computer came to life, a douchey date on a boat got soaked, and a pup with a taste for car keys learned a lesson.  Many of the…

Ad of the Day: Absolut

The vodka brand rolls out personalized bottles—4 million of them

You are a special snowflake. There is no other person like you. And now, you have your very own personalized bottle of booze to match. Absolut vodka is taking limited-edition liquor…