Advertisement

Topic: Brazil

Clothing Store Uses Actual Burglary Footage in Ad, Making Fashions Look Most Wanted

Reserva makes most of theft

Someone call the fashion police! Brazilian menswear brand Reserva used actual security-camera footage of a real robbery at one of its São Paulo stores in the ad below, for a…

LinkedIn Hits Big Milestone; Brands Could Flock Next

Networking site gets to 200 million after launching more ad products

LinkedIn has surpassed 200 million users, the firm announced today, while breaking out where they live for the benefit of advertisers and curious tech watchers. Seventy-four million are in the…

Brazilian Fast-Food Chain Puts Burgers in Edible Wrappers

Extra crinkly protein, anyone?

Brazilian fast-food chain Bob's has come up with edible packaging for its burgers, just to make the point that people love its food so much that they can't even wait…

Bon Appétweet! Twitter Opens Paris Office

Social firm now in seven international markets

Twitter's global expansion continued today as the social firm announced it was opening a sales office in Paris at the LeWeb conference in The City of Light, per a Twitter…

How a 1970s Toothpick Model Spoke Up, and Became a Facebook Sensation

Indelicate Gina nearing 2 million fans

Taking abuse from a woman best known as the previously silent face of 1970s toothpick packaging? Who wouldn't enjoy that? Forbes succinctly summarizes the somewhat convoluted story of Gina Indelicada…

Ad of the Day: Allianz

Thinking of driving drunk? Have a good look in the mirror first

Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who's the drunkest of them all? Ogilvy Brazil is more determined than ever to stop you from driving drunk. The agency is actually something of an…

Hated the London 2012 Logo? You Might Like Rio 2016 Better

Brazil's Tatíl Design tells story of its creation

The London 2012 Olympic logo was all about dissonance, and intentionally so—and was met with a pretty dissonant reaction, too. As we look ahead to Rio 2016, we have a…

Colgate Sells Dental Floss With Help From Photoshop Disasters

Can you spot what's wrong with these ads?

Everyone loves a good Photoshop disaster. Here's a fun campaign from Y&R Brazil that makes use of three such disasters, intentionally manufactured to sell dental floss. The point is, when…

Goodyear Keeps Drivers Distracted With Bubble Wrap

'Sometimes it's not easy to stop'

Y&R in Brazil put together an interesting stunt for Goodyear recently, inserting sheets of bubble wrap into newspapers and handing them out to drivers in São Paolo as they waited…

Brazilian Agency Wins Radio Grand Prix for FM Broadcasts That Repel Mosquitos

Ingenious campaign for 'Go Outside' magazine

CANNES, France—Ad agency Talent in São Paolo, Brazil, won the Grand Prix in the Radio Lions contest here tonight for something more deliciously devious than a straightforward radio ad campaign. On…

Advertisement