Topic: print ads

Adventure and Danger Are Brewing in Droga5 London's Work for Belstaff

'Here Be Dragons' is Droga5's first campaign for the clothing brand

If you're wearing Belstaff, get ready to set off on a great, potentially dangerous, next adventure. The clothing brand released new print creative from Droga5 London, the agency's first work for…

Travel + Leisure's Openly Gay Editor Proudly Defends Ad That Some Attacked as 'Unnatural'

Tolerance goes 'hand in hand with a love of travel'

The American Family Association calls it "unnatural and offensive," but a Hilton ad featuring a gay couple in Travel + Leisure is a point of tremendous pride for the magazine's…

This Pitch-Perfect Parody of an Entire New Yorker Issue Features Wonderful Fake Ads

How 'The Neu Jorker' became a cover-to-cover satire

If you're the kind of person who has time to read The New Yorker cover to cover, then you'll appreciate this delightfully meta, magazine-length satire.  The Neu Jorker, a passion project from…

HBO Bought a Full-Page Ad in a New Hampshire Paper for Veep's Jonah Ryan

Fake congressional run gets real placement

The sheer lunacy of our current election cycle is frightening, but it's also very watchable. The same could be said for HBO's Veep, a show that many Washington, D.C., insiders…

A 56-Year-Old Model Will Be an Ad Star in Sports Illustrated's 2016 Swimsuit Issue

Swimsuits for All brand pushes the envelope again

When you break open Sports Illustrated's Swimsuit Issue on Feb. 16, you'll see plenty of eye-popping stuff, including Justin Bieber's ex-girlfriend Barbara Palvin wearing a schoolbus-yellow bikini and UFC star…

Shiseido's Gender-Shifting Makeup Ad Wins Grand Prix in Film at Epica Awards

Mini, John Lewis and ElaN Languages also take top honors

BERLIN, Germany—Major marketers Mini Cooper and John Lewis shared the stage with little-known upstarts Shiseido and ElaN Languages in accepting Grand Prix honors from the Epica Awards. The France-based award show,…

This Beautifully Simple Illustration Is the Perfect Ad for National Geographic Kids

Turkish print wins gold at Epica

Most award-winning print ads rely on extreme Photoshopping, big-budget photography and meticulous art direction, but here's a wonderful exception to the rule. Istanbul agency Rafineri created the ad above for media conglomerate…

HomeAway Invests 'Tens of Millions of Dollars' in Global Campaign

New CMO wants to appeal to modern families, pet owners and millennials

HomeAway last summer hired its first global chief marketing officer in Mariano Dima, who had served in the same role for Visa Europe, and promised to increase ad spending worldwide…

U.S. Newspapers Make $40 Billion Less From Ads Today Than in 2000

'The economic devastation would be difficult to exaggerate'

Here's a sobering statistic: From 2000 to 2013, annual U.S. newspaper ad revenue dropped from $63.5 billion to $23 billion.  That 64 percent plummet, noted by The Atlantic, was just one…

Class Act: Outgoing Pitcher David Price Buys Full-Page Newspaper Ad to Thank Tampa Bay

Co-signed with his adorable dog

Today is David Price's first day as a Detroit Tiger, and while most pro athletes would be focused on winning over the new home crowd, he made it clear this…