Topic: Switzerland

Ad of the Day: Packages Roam the Streets Looking for Their Owners in Cute Postal Ad

Missed your delivery time? Swiss Post will find you anyway

Here's some cute, simple fun from Jung von Matt/Limmat for Swiss Post—an outdoor stunt in Lucerne, Switzerland, in which 30 modified packages were seen roaming the streets, looking for their…

These Funny Retirement Ads Remind You That, Man, You're Already Old as Hell

Publicis' pensions campaign for UBS

The older you get, the more pressing is your need to prepare for retirement. And lord, you're getting old in a hurry. That's the sad-but-funny truth behind this comical UBS campaign…

Ad of the Day: An Esteemed Literary Critic Reviews the Ikea Catalog

Putting furniture through the lens of Goethe and Freud

It has the world's largest print run: a staggering 220 million copies. And yet no literary critics have deemed it worthy of their commentary. Until now. German literary critic Hellmuth Karasek lowers…

Yodeling Country Man Charms Stressed City Dwellers on Live Ad in Swiss Tourism Stunt

It's now or never

Here's a fun stunt. To promote tourism, the rural Swiss region of Graubünden got an affable gray-bearded man to yell in real time from a digital screen to passersby in…

Top 10 Commercials of the Week: Nov. 2-9

Brands get cooking, Switzerland kills time, and one agency discovers the holy grail of how to go viral

This week, long-lost lovers got knocked off their feet by new appliances, Dewar's demonstrated that you needn't have a Y chromosome to enjoy a "drinking man's scotch," and smartphones went…

Switzerland Kills All the Clocks in Timeless Tourism Ad

Ahh, that's better

Switzerland's appeal as a vacation destination is timeless. As proof, the nation's tourism authority springs "Clocks" on the masses. Spillman/Felser/Leo Burnett's film finds Sebi and Paul, a pair of bearded…