Topic: Guinness

Guinness Has Its Head in the Clouds in Latest Blockbuster Spot

Fluffy ad's peculiar protagonist

And the award for best performance by a cloud in an advertising campaign goes to … the Guinness cloud, which shows astonishing range (several miles, at least, as it drifts…

Guinness Unveils 12-Foot-Tall Wood Carving of a Giant Pint

Bow down before your master

Centuries from now, when the aliens land and excavate the planet seeking clues to our demise, they're going to stumble upon this 12-foot-tall, two-ton wood carving of a giant pint…

Top 10 Commercials of the Week: Aug. 18-23

Spots that shocked, mocked and invented a holiday

This week, a headless pair of breasts sought to sell scents, we saw a final spot from the late Tony Scott, and The Sun found a way to shine. Many of…

Ad of the Day: Guinness

Saatchi & Saatchi wants you to paint the town black for Arthur's Day

Arthur's Day isn't quite as historic as St. Patrick's Day. The latter has been celebrated for centuries, while the former was invented in 2009 by Guinness as a fabricated holiday…

First Mover: Trevor O'Brien

Deutsch L.A.'s tech honcho still finds time to do some nighttime coding

Specs Age 33 New gig Evp, executive creative technology director, Deutsch LA Old gig Vp, creative technology director, McKinney What does your job entail, exactly? I oversee a team of animators, motion designers, 3-D…

Guinness QR Cup Reveals Scannable Code When Full

Another reason to choose the black stuff

QR codes have been exhibiting an uncharacteristic characteristic lately—they've been not sucking as much. We had the Korean retailer's 3-D sunlight-activated QR code, which was scannable only at lunch, when…

Guinness Turns a Submarine Into a Branded Underwater Bar

Contest winner parties at the bottom of the ocean

What shall we do with the drunken sailor? Sign him up for a tour of duty on the Guinness submarine! The vessel comes complete with a "deep-sea bar" and Austin…

10 Most-Viral Guinness Commercials Ever

Enjoy a pint with these classic spots for St. Patrick's Day

David Ogilvy once called Guinness ads "part of the warp and woof of English life." Today, 80 years after John Gilroy first sketched his pint-balancing toucan, Guinness advertising is a…