Topic: Norway

Goat Sings '80s Rock Ballad 'Simply the Best' in Ridiculous Ad for Goat Cheese But he's no Tina Turner

Have you ever wondered how a goat would interpret '80s rock ballad "Simply the Best"? Of course you have. The cute beast in this Norwegian commercial for goat cheese sticks pretty…

October 13, 2014, 9:18 AM EDT

One Bite of Chocolate Puts Everything in Perspective in This Lovely Spot From Norway Freia creates a modern Proustian moment

This video spot for Freia chocolate shows a young, impressively bearded Norwegian man living by the "full life, empty fridge" principle in New York City. His hectic lifestyle as a…

September 12, 2014, 9:31 AM EDT

Design Grand Prix Goes to Norwegian Shop for a Logo That's Visual and Musical U.S. golds awarded to Interbrand, TBWA\MAL

CANNES, France—Norwegian agency Anti Design won the coveted Design Grand Prix here tonight for a fascinating branding identity campaign for a music and arts festival, the centerpiece being a logo…

June 18, 2014, 3:30 PM EDT

Hidden-Camera Video With Freezing Child Is a Whole Lot Warmer Than Most Ad Stunts Would you help this boy?

If you saw a boy without a coat shivering alone at a bus stop, would you ask if he needed help? Would you lend him your gloves, scarf or jacket? Commuters…

February 20, 2014, 10:40 AM EST

Norway's Pro-Gay Olympic Ad Is Cheesy and Absurd, but Also Kind of Incredible XXL goes to 11

Thanks to the country's anti-gay laws, the 2014 Winter Olympics in Russia have turned into a de facto platform for LGBT marketing. Earlier, we had the Canadian ad that said…

February 11, 2014, 1:29 PM EST

McDonald's Sweden Taunts Norway With Big Mac Billboard at the Border Quite the price gap

Here's a fun neighbor-shaming McDonald's billboard from DDB Stockholm. Sitting right at the border between Sweden and Norway, the billboard displays comparative pricing for Big Macs in the two nations—egging on…

February 10, 2014, 10:02 AM EST

Agency Recruiting Creatives on Snapchat by Asking for 10-Second Pitches Better be brief

You are a digital idea ninja, innovating where branding meets emerging technologies. That is to say, you are an aspiring ad creative who likes shooting videos of yourself with your…

January 27, 2014, 11:57 AM EST

What The Fox Says Is Something Wonderful VideoWatch's stupid awesome video of the week

Thank you, Gawker, for bringing this to our lives. Norwegian performers and talk show hosts Bård Ylvisåker and Vegard Ylvisåker have released a song/video called The Fox, which claims to…

September 6, 2013, 12:00 AM EDT

Modern Dancers Are 'Human Sushi' in Crazy Seafood Ads Something's fishy in Norwegian campaign

Ad agency Try/Apt put together a series of spots for the Norwegian Seafood Council that show modern dancers frolicking around as pieces of fish in an attempt to make sushi…

January 11, 2013, 12:52 PM EST