Charmin Pinches Off A Blog

When challenged with advertising toilet paper, it’s important to dance gingerly around the biological neccesity behind the need for the product.
Not!
Charmin’s U.K. brand managers, knowing how popular potty humor is, launched A Little Bit Rude, a site where users submit their own euphemisms for a bowel movement. There is also a viral video to pass around.

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About David Burn

Native Nebraskan in the Pacific Northwest. Brand builder at Bonehook. Co-founder and editor of AdPulp. Contributor to The Content Strategist. Believer in Gossage, Bernbach and Clow. Doer of the things written about herein.

  • veedub

    or maybe they shouldn’t advertise at all. because there’s no “purchase decision” beyond squeezing them in-store to find the one that feels best. maybe there’s something in that.