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Nando’s South Africa dines out on dictators

And they’re all in this new ad from Nando’s South Africa and agency Black River FC: Robert Mugabe, Colonel Gaddafi, Chairman Mao (not a very convincing one), Saddam Hussein and South Africa’s very own late, unlamented PW Botha. It’s not ...

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Detroit blogger picks up Wieden+Kennedy for Muddy Waters Chrysler 300 music choice

Well we all like Muddy Waters don’t we? But Detroit blogger Jonathan Cunningham takes all-conquering chrysler agency Wieden+Kennedy Portland to task for choosing the Chicago bluesman for its Detroit-themed ad for the Chrysler 300. Adding insult to injury is the ...

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New Indian retail rules should mean a bonanza for ad agencies

After years of lobbying India is finally going to relax its rules on foreign retailers, allowing overseas supermarket giants like Wal-Mart, Carrefour and Tesco to own up to 51 per cent of operations in India and ‘single-brand’ retailers (supermarkets are ...

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India’s Moods condoms pop up all over the place

It’s all happening in Indian adland, the place is awash with visiting marcoms CEOs (Omnicom’s John Wren and Interpublic’s Michael Roth recently following in the footsteps of pith-helmeted Sir Martin Sorrell of WPP) and Indian agencies are producing some interesting ...

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Wieden+Kennedy Delhi launches ‘runway musical’ for IndiGo Airlines

It’s glamour all the way in the airline trade at the moment (apart from Michael O’Leary’s boring old Ryanair anyway) what with British Airways’ heroic propellor-driven pilots and the Virgin gals celebrating 25 years of Branson Air. And then we’ve ...

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