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Topic: Old Spice

8 Types of Real-Time Marketing, and the Brands That Got It Right Being great in the moment

Like Mother Goose's girl with the curl on her forehead, real-time marketing can be very, very good—but when it is bad, it is horrid. "Just because you can doesn't mean you…

September 8, 2013, 10:05 PM EDT

Adweek's Top 10 Commercials of the Week Lots of comedy, lots of fear, and lots and lots of animals

Plenty of prankvertising stunts have cruelly ambushed people over the past year. But LG's latest spot takes the genre's sadism to a new level—if it's real and not staged.

September 6, 2013, 9:03 AM EDT

Ad of the Day: Old Spice Perfects the Stupid-Funny Parody Jingle in NFL Spots Wes Welker, Jerod Mayo star

Here's a sentence I never thought I'd write: The bar for deodorant ads has gotten really, really high over the last few years. Don't look at me. I didn't decide this…

September 4, 2013, 2:25 PM EDT

Dos Equis Spokesman Does the Most Interesting 'Ask Me Anything' in the World Jonathan Goldsmith stops by Reddit for mine-clearing charity

You might think Dos Equis' mind-bendingly classy pitchman was too busy saving supermodels on the far side of the world to spend any time answering to the dweebish hoi polloi…

August 5, 2013, 1:30 PM EDT

Wieden + Kennedy Takes on Tax Preparation TurboTax leaves Dailey after 11 years

The agency that found a way to contemporize an old deodorant brand is venturing into tax preparation software. Wieden + Kennedy, famous for its award-winning rebranding of Procter & Gamble's Old…

July 16, 2013, 6:02 PM EDT

Architect Sweats, and for Good Reason, in Old Spice's Latest Bar-Soap Ad Parody He means well

Old Spice had a couple of hits back in April with its "Shower" and "Watermelon" ads for its Fiji Bar Soap. Now, the brand's Swagger Bar Soap gets some play…

July 15, 2013, 11:14 AM EDT

The World's Best Commercials, 2012-13 See the top 21 winners in Film and Film Craft from Cannes

It was a long haul of judging for Sir John Hegarty, Joe Pytka and their jury teams at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity last week. Hegarty's Film Lions jury…

June 25, 2013, 8:59 AM EDT

YouTube's 10 Most-Watched Ads in May Gaming videos dominated, while Kmart and Old Spice kept the party going

Let the games begin!                                       Sony and Microsoft stormed Adweek and YouTube's Ads Leaderboard in May as both companies introduced their next-gen gaming consoles—the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One—in teaser videos. Both…

June 7, 2013, 8:28 AM EDT

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