Candy | Adweek Candy | Adweek
Advertisement

Topic: Candy

The Starburst Minis Factory Looks Like a Posture-Destroying Workplace Nightmare Don't take a job in Miniminneapolis

In Starburst's "Miniminneapolis" spot, a construction worker tries to explain the robust fruit flavor of the candy's new Minis by theorizing that the candy gets shrunk down in a miniature…

January 16, 2014, 1:06 PM EST

If You're Into Stuffed Animals Licking Your Nipples, You've Come to the Right Ad What's up, Hong Kong?

Oddvertising is catching on in Hong Kong with this absurd spot for Rio Mints featuring what Shanghaiist calls "just the right amount of nipple licking." The scene opens with a young…

January 13, 2014, 12:55 PM EST

The Year's Best Candy Commercial Is Somehow Both Vulgar and Incredibly Sweet The obscenely happy goth girl

Here's a wonderful little candy commercial from LoweFriends in Denmark that pulls off a rare trick. It's both edgy and traditional—with several F-bombs in the voiceover balanced out by an…

November 26, 2013, 2:47 PM EST

Beautiful Foreign Women Talk a Whole Lot of Crap in Amusingly Deceptive Candy Ads Hill Holliday translates

The sound of beautiful women speaking seductively in foreign tongues—oh, how the young male American ignoramus loves that. He finds it all but impossible to resist such charms, even if…

October 31, 2013, 2:01 PM EDT

Trident Gum Airs Its Own TV Commercial Made From a Single Vine Brooklyn musicians make it short and sweet

Traditional TV may soon be overgrown with Vines. Big players like Dunkin' Donuts, Nissan and Virgin Mobile have all either aired TV spots created on the Twitter-owned six-second video platform or…

September 10, 2013, 9:25 AM EDT

Up-and-Coming Actress Frenches the Rainbow in Latest Weird Skittles Ad Laura Spencer fans rejoice

Skittles continues to walk the line between cute and creepy. How successfully it does so is, of course, a matter of personal taste. This new spot from DDB Chicago, "Skittles…

September 4, 2013, 8:03 AM EDT

The Weird, Sweet Story of Chocolate Bars in Europe That Are Mysteriously Missing Pieces Milka's tasty stunt

Chocolate is both the medium and message in this Milka campaign from Paris agency Buzzman. Some 10 million of the chocolatier's flagship Alpine milk bars destined for sale in France…

August 30, 2013, 10:21 AM EDT

Chrissy Teigen Surprised by Giant Waterfall of Skittles at Photo Shoot When candy attacks

Chrissy Teigen, whom you may remember from her Sports Illustrated and Maxim appearances, was surprised by a Skittles waterfall during a recent photo shoot that was actually an ad stunt…

August 21, 2013, 9:45 AM EDT

Dove Launches New Chocolate by Sculpting (and Eating) Mario Lopez Because why not?

For reasons I don't entirely comprehend, Dove Chocolate recently decided to launch its new Mint & Dark Chocolate Swirl candies by creating a larger-than-life sculpture of TV personality Mario Lopez’s…

August 16, 2013, 7:59 AM EDT

Man Reaches Center of Tootsie Pop in 850 Licks, Casting Doubt on Earlier Studies New data from Mark Holland

Mark Holland has upgraded his social-media standing from "some random guy on Twitter" to "some random guy on Twitter who answered a largely rhetorical question from a 43-year-old TV ad."…

July 30, 2013, 8:12 AM EDT

Advertisement