AdFreak is where we pull out all the stops to present the biggest, baddest, most epic ad campaigns of all time! Marketers throughout history have come up with some incredibly clever and successful campaigns to convey their messaging about new products or services to their target audience -- and Adweek editors are here to cover them. The best marketing campaigns don't just sell a product or build brand awareness with powerful messages; they also inspire change. This page highlights the best marketing campaigns in history.

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Inside the Global Quaker Campaign Making Everyone Cry

Running throughout 2024, the Quaker campaign is an example of how PepsiCo plans to market its power brands consistently around the world.

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USA Today Ad Meter: State Farm’s Arnold Schwarzenegger Ad Proves Most Popular Super Bowl 58 Spot

'Like a Good Neighbaaa' won over Ben Affleck's latest Dunkin' ad, which was voted second-favorite.

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McDonald’s Customers Told ‘Send Your Kitchens on Vacation’

The campaign from TBWA Latvia promotes the McDrive and McDelivery services alongside the app.

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French Crowds Give Chase to Try McDonald’s Improved Burgers

The campaign from TBWA\Paris features comedic scenes inspired by movie situations.

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Chris Pratt’s Mustache Earns Him the Role of a Lifetime in Pringles’ Super Bowl Spot

The 30-second spot by Grey New York will run during the first quarter of the Big Game.

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Specsavers Ad Shows What Can Go Wrong Without Glasses in an Airport

The spot continues the brand's long-running 'Should've' platform.

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David Droga Rediscovers His 25-Year-Old Formula for a Good Ad

The film from the 1990s sees the revered creative exec outline to a client how to spot good work.

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Austria Parodies AI Ads With Its ChatSkiPT Tourism Campaign

The three-day campaign sees real skiing experts answer tourists' questions live online.

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Why McDonald’s in Sweden Produced a Piece of Classical Music

The campaign will promote the McCrispy sandwich becoming a permanent menu item.

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Greenpeace’s Trilogy of Terror Takes Aim at Climate Change Causes

The French campaign features three spots that parody horror movies.

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Oreo’s Pac-Man Collab Calls on Consumers to ‘Chase Playfulness’

The campaign includes special embossed cookies that take players to mazes to play on their phones when scanned.

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Australian Ad Claims Nothing Closes the Generation Gap Like … Meat?

Created by The Monkeys, the campaign has caught the attention of a bewildered online audience.

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Why Animated Ads Hit Harder

Brands are increasingly turning to animators to capture attention and drive impact.

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CIBC’s Moving Tribute to Canadian Soccer Star Christine Sinclair  

The bank partnered with Canadian Soccer and agency Courage to celebrate the athlete’s legacy and impact.

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An Emotive Time Travel Tale Promotes the Dutch State Lottery Draw

The campaign them highlighting more things in life than money has run for six years.