Topic: Railroads

How Transportation Brands Sell Leisure and Sophistication Through Cocktails

The allure of the bar car

Ever since long-distance transportation evolved beyond the Conestoga wagon, commercial carriers (which, in the 20th century, meant trains and planes) have dealt with an obscure but serious problem. Most every…

Top 10 Commercials of the Week: Aug. 10-17

These spots charmed, thrilled and made you think

This week, sports tickets grew on trees, Olympian Usain Bolt stormed the streets, and Google found a detour around a traffic jam on the Internet super-highway.  Many of the hundreds of…

Ad of the Day: Norfolk Southern

RP3's toy story positions the railroad as a force for economic growth

The Norfolk Southern railroad is looking to score real political points with a new ad campaign, timed to the national conventions, centered on a magical world of make-believe. A new spot…