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First Wine in a Box, Now Wine in a Can? Agency promotion puts Beaujolais in paint packaging

Raise your brushes and rollers to toast Lithuania's McCann Vilnius, which recently packaged France's famed Beaujolais Nouveau in limited-edition paint cans for a fun self-promotion. McCann says it wanted to show…

April 9, 2014, 1:25 PM EDT

Designer Creates Delicious Résumé With the Winning Ingredient Baked Right In How she scored an instant interview and the job

It's not so strange for folks to bring cookies, cakes and candies to work and share them with colleagues. But for job applicants to prepare treats and serve them to…

April 8, 2014, 9:57 AM EDT

Air France Brings Back the Glamorous Getaway in Set of Gorgeous Posters Retro atmosphere, modern amenities

The marketing mavens behind Mad Men are tapping into the golden age of air travel with their promos for the drama's upcoming final season, and now Air France too is…

April 3, 2014, 9:30 AM EDT

Tired of Not Having a Grocery Store, Village Engineer Invents a Vending Machine Dispenses eggs, milk and more

The town of Clifton in central England hasn't had a grocery store for almost 15 years, so a local engineer invented a giant vending machine that dispenses milk, eggs, bread,…

March 27, 2014, 10:19 AM EDT

Love Knows No Bounds for Budgie and Cat in Charming British Spot Freeview ad inspired by free entertainment of pets playing

Cat and budgie—sworn enemies in the real world, last time I checked—join forces to tout British TV service Freeview in these extremely silly spots from Leo Burnett London. Kitty paws open…

March 25, 2014, 10:10 AM EDT

These Blatantly Racist and Fat-Shaming Ads Aren't as Evil as They Seem A new spin on stereotypes and wage gaps

Do black people and fat people deserve to earn less money than skinny white people?  Well, no, but the arguments in favor of such a wage gap are somewhat entertaining in…

March 24, 2014, 3:23 PM EDT

After This Ad, You'll Fight the Urge to Sexy-Dance Across the Airport Cadbury livens up another workplace

Cadbury's latest video spot for its Ritz and Lu bars features a dancing passport officer who, from the looks of it, might have been a better fit at the Ministry…

March 20, 2014, 10:04 AM EDT

Coke Drops Unsuspecting Moviegoers Into Sex Scene for Real-Time Ad Clever way of keeping audiences quiet

What's more refreshing: A Coca-Cola, or a Coca-Cola ad poking fun at the brand's consumers? To encourage moviegoers to stay quiet during a film, Saatchi Denmark filmed audience members milling around…

March 14, 2014, 9:02 AM EDT

Is This Obscure European Sock Company the World's Worst Advertiser? Ads have incest, nudity, profanity, euthanasia

There's dark humor, and then there's morbid humor. And then there are these French-made ads for Burlington socks, which likely don't qualify as any sort of humor whatsoever.  The brand's newest…

March 13, 2014, 12:29 PM EDT

Gun Ad Featuring Michelangelo's David Comes Under Fire From the Italian Government Statue can't be used commercially

The Italian government is taking aim at Illinois gun manufacturer ArmaLite, which offended Italy's entire cultural ministry by using Michelangelo's David in an ad for the AR-50A1 rifle. Italy's culture minister,…

March 11, 2014, 9:29 AM EDT

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