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Topic: Candy

Whole New Ad Campaign Devoted to Reminding People That Bucharest Is Not Budapest Romanian candy bar gets patriotic again

Bucharest is many things. But one thing it is certainly not is Budapest. That's because Bucharest is the capital of Romania, and Budapest is the capital of neighboring Hungary. You…

July 23, 2013, 12:37 PM EDT

Ad of the Day: Snickers Good sport Kenny G is the ultimate buzzkill in BBDO's latest spot

Eat some Snickers Bites before you turn into Kenny G and bore your friends to death. So says the latest installment in the Mars candy brand's "You're not you when you're…

July 2, 2013, 12:05 PM EDT

Dylan Lauren Wrote a Book on Her BlackBerry Daughter of Ralph, founder of Dylan's Candy Bar

Specs Age 39 Accomplishments Founder of Dylan’s Candy Bar retail stores and brand; author of Dylan’s Candy Bar: Unwrap Your Sweet Life; daughter of fashion designer Ralph Lauren Base New York What’s the first…

June 20, 2013, 11:33 PM EDT

Help Smash a Menagerie of Talking Animals in This Interactive Skittles Ad Not all of them turn to candy

After years of weirdness and grotesquerie, Skittles has found its calling—breaking Grandma's knickknacks. This enjoyable interactive YouTube video from DDB Chicago features a young man who breaks a porcelain unicorn…

June 10, 2013, 3:24 PM EDT

Kit Kat Breaks, Melts, Paints Candy Bars Into Lovely Posters Series uses the last 50 white-chocolate Kit Kats

Over in Australia, Kit Kat decided to commemorate its limited-edition white-chocolate Kit Kats by taking the last 50 and getting illustrator Mike Watt to melt them down and create 50…

April 11, 2013, 11:34 AM EDT

Michael Bolton Makes Everything More Juicy, Particularly Starburst One theory in candy's new campaign

Michael Bolton follows up his Optimum campaign with a cameo in the Starburst ad below, part of a new campaign from DDB Chicago that offers theories on why the candy…

April 9, 2013, 12:39 PM EDT

Orbit Gum Helps You Vanquish Giant Annoying Talking Meat and Potatoes Also, gnarly self-eating nachos

I've had way worse airline seatmates than the annoying, anthropomorphized, Jinx-playing serving of meat and mashed potatoes depicted in Energy BBDO's new commercial for Orbit gum. Beats getting stuck with…

March 28, 2013, 8:15 AM EDT

Mike and Ike's 'Breakup' Lifted Sales and Social Launches integrated campaign after a year of fake-split narrative

For the last year, boxes of Mike and Ike have appeared in stores with either "Mike" or "Ike" scribbled over, as the 72-year-old candy item hoped to create social media…

March 27, 2013, 4:12 PM EDT

Marshmallow Easter Treat Peeps Gets Social Targets crafty moms

While Peeps has been an Easter treat for six decades, who knew that 30 percent of the iconic marshmallow chicks are bought to make cool creations like dioramas, bonnets and…

March 10, 2013, 11:26 PM EDT

Audrey Hepburn Back From the Dead Again, This Time in an Ad for Chocolate British spot is approved by her family

I see dead people. In commercials. Eating Galaxy chocolate bars. Well, just one corpse, actually. It's Audrey Hepburn, 20 years dead but still cute as a button and seamlessly integrated…

February 27, 2013, 3:37 PM EST

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