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Topic: Europe

Ad of the Day: Sony Xperia

What's that in my drink? CP+B surprises moviegoers with a new waterproof smartphone

Over the weekend of Oct. 26, when audiences in Sweden flocked to see the new James Bond film Skyfall (yes, you heard that right—they got the latest Bond movie two…

Ad of the Day: DnB

George Clooney's wife is luckier than ever in the Norwegian bank's latest spot

"Some people are lucky in life. For the rest of us, saving up can be smart." That's the tagline for Try/Apt Oslo's campaign for Nowegian bank DnB, which follows the…

Ad of the Day: Costa Coffee

Chain's baristas want to give it to you in the darkness while buried alive in beans

Do you love coffee? Probably not as much as your average barista at Costa Coffee, the U.K.'s biggest coffeehouse chain (and the world's second largest, behind Starbucks). According to this…

Ad of the Day: St. John Ambulance

A man survives cancer, then tragedy strikes, in BBH's shocking new spot

Few things build sympathy for a character quite like a battle with cancer. Such a battle encompasses three-quarters of this hard-hitting new PSA from BBH London for St. John Ambulance—beginning…

Ad of the Day: Midttrafik

Riding the bus has never been cooler than in this epic transit spot from Denmark

People fight their way on to buses for one reason only—because they're overcrowded. But actually, no—in Denmark, people will push, punch, shove and claw their way on to Midttrafik buses…

Ad of the Day: 'The Sun'

Scandal, what scandal? The News International tabloid has more fun than ever in Grey's new spot

Welcome to the sunny alternate universe of The Sun. In this new ad from Grey London, the News International tabloid puts on a happy-go-lucky face amid the ongoing arrests of its…

The Spot: Sitting Pretty

A British ad agency crafts an elegant and touching commercial … for furniture

IDEA: British furniture maker DFS has traditionally used its massive ad budget—some $130 million a year—mostly to annoy people. Its obnoxious, price-led, hard-sell messaging bludgeoned viewers into submission. "They had…

Ad of the Day: Paralympic Games

Forget the Olympics. This is the summer's most stunning sports commercial

Turns out the summer's most amazing sports-action commercial isn't for the Olympic Games. It's for the Paralympic Games—and it's a triumph of skillful direction and gritty, powerful storytelling. The 90-second spot,…

Ad of the Day: GlaxoSmithKline

TBWA crafts a heart-pounding Olympic tribute to drug-free adrenaline

It's rare to to see a drug ad that isn't, at best, bore-you-to-tears dull. But GlaxoSmithKline launched a new spot this week that's actually worth watching. Created by TBWA in London…

Ad of the Day: Credit Suisse

Euro RSCG hauntingly updates a classic Ovid poem to promote the client's Titian exhibition

In the classic tradition of the financial world bankrolling the artistic one, Credit Suisse is sponsoring an exhibition titled Metamorphosis: Titian 2012 at London's National Gallery this summer—and called on…

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