From Cellphones To Vacuum Cleaners

When I hear or see the letters LG, I think of cell phones, but LG is also into dust suppression. Agency: Young & Rubicam/NY Production Company: Psyop Share

Meanwhile, At The Fortress Of Flavor

Super Delicious Ingredient Force from Taco Bell is an interesting new example of content meets advertising. This isn’t brand sponsored content, it’s long form advertising made possible by the Internet. Typically a four-minute piece on Taco Bell’s products would fail to grab me, but the copy here is pretty good, and the framework of an […]

Schools Are Broke, But Here’s A Tool They Can Drool On

I don’t think SMART Technologies interactive whiteboards actually do the things seen in the video above, but Sharpe Blackmore Euro RSCG’s adept use of animation to tell the product’s story does lead me to want t know more. 
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Littlefield Gives Government Services The Animated Treatment

At the turn of the century, art director, Gale Venosdel, and I made a pretty cool poster for netLibrary. We would have made many more ads together, except for the fact that Tom Evans thought I was “contentious,” and he didn’t want that kind of energy around his pacific little agency. Be that as it […]

Imagine What Comes From An Electrolux

As you know, benefits, not product features, sell product. That’s why Electrolux and their Stockholm-based agency, Lowe Brindfors, made a spot about benefits–in this case, fun mealtimes, family warmth and magical moments with friends. Share

When The Silliness Ends, vitaminwater Is There For You

As part of vitaminwater’s 2010 brand campaign, LA-based Zambezi helped create five national TV spots for the drink. The one above reminds me of college, particularly the part about Lancaster, PA. Previously on AdPulp: Cinderella In March, Scary Stuff Share

Spotlight on NW Creative: Washington State Lottery

Traditionally, state lotteries have been allowed to have only one Mega Jackpot game – meaning you’re state is either a Mega Millions state or a Powerball state. That changed on January 31, when Washington’s Lottery introduced Powerball to its portfolio of games, giving Washingtonians access to two multi-state Mega Jackpot games. Agency: Cole & Weber […]

Flavor Takeover

 As it is, the ad above is visually interesting. But I encourage you to watch it on Vimeo for the full impact. [via Ian Schafer] Share

This Is How You Do Packaged Goods Advertising

A scary spoon lead character exerts his dominance over the field and says near the end, “I got to have my pops.” That’ll keep ‘em up at night! Share

Dreamy Is Right Touch For Google’s New Smart Phone

Directed by Andrew Huang, this new Nexus One spot from Google is somewhere between the radically hip Apple messaging and the kind of work that BlackBerry puts out. Now that Google is in the mobile handset business, it’ll be interesting to see how the brand develops in media other than digital. [via Media Bistro] Share