I don’t how booze giants do it. They spend a fortune on advertising, changing strategy left, right and centre, and most of it’s crap. But they still sit proudly atop one of the world’s biggest markets. Diageo’s Johnnie Walker being one case in point.
God knows what will happen when ABInBev completes its takeover of SABMiller. 30 per cent of the world beer market in one giant sticky mitt, mostly brands that taste rotten and nobody likes (the ABInBev part anyway). But they still sit…
Bacardi trumpeted a new global campaign through BETC London a while back, hymning the fortitude of the Bacardi family. Well that should have kept them happy surely. But no, that seems to have been dumped and new agency BBDO New York is back with the usual happy slappy ‘yoof’ guff, slickly produced as you’d expect.
Ah, I get it: they’re millennials!
MAA creative scale: 4.