Chevy Declares, “We’re Going Hunting–It’s Civic Season.”

“It’s Civic season” is an interesting choice of words. Let’s say that phrase is the one that sticks in a consumer’s head. Taken out of context it could mean it’s time to buy a Civic. [via Make the Logo Bigger]

ReThinking The ReStore Pitch

Baldwin& has some strange ideas about motivating people to give household items to Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore. Last time I checked, the ReStore wasn’t seeking used commodes. Gross. No, the ReStore is a great way to support Habitat via contributions of clothes, furniture, golf clubs, computers, etc. There are about 100 other ideas I’d explore […]

On Twitter, Logos Have Feelings Too

Some people are dumping on The Gap’s new logo. Someone’s out there defending it.

Kodak Turns Into An Adjective

Taking its cue from hip-hop artists, Kodak launches a new campaign whereby if something’s cool, it’s “So Kodak.” PR Newswire has the story: Rihanna, Drake, Trey Songz and Pitbull are the faces of Kodak’s new integrated marketing campaign promoting KODAK EASYSHARE Digital Cameras to young, socially connected consumers. The campaign, which launched on October 4th, […]

Lean Forward With MSNBC

According to The New York Times, this multimillion-dollar ad campaign is a long time coming for the 14-year-old MSNBC. “When you’re clear about who you are, you actually make money,” said Sharon Otterman, the chief marketing officer for MSNBC, who started work there one year ago.

Doughnuts Don’t Vote

Top Pot Doughnuts in Seattle is not your normal fried batter purveyor. So, it’s not surprising that they go all out when they enter a contest. Our doughnuts need you! from Top Pot Doughnuts on Vimeo. By the way, Wexley School for Girls is just a few doors down from this Seattle landmark.

Yes, Navy Beans

Here’s some new work from Sons and Daughters director Matthew Swanson for Apple Auto Glass via JAN Kelley Marketing of Burlington, Ontario. I have to think these spots will get the attention of motorists in need of windshield repair. There’s just strange enough to break through.