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Burger King’s Proud Whopper fails on technicalities

This ad from Burger King Austria celebrating LGBTQ+ community Pride misfired somewhat, with some tweeters surmising it was a play on the ins and outs of gay sex (two tops, two bottoms – you have to look carefully.) Agency Jung ...

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BBH enters the flaming lists for Burger King

Burger King has been one of the most noteworthy advertisers of recent years, a series of campaigns by David Miami and its offshoots relentlessly winding up McDonald’s (although McD seems to sail serenely on, the odd errant CEO notwithstanding.) David ...

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Burger King creative pitch shortlist named

One of the more interesting – and surprising – creative pitches around is Burger King, reviewing out of multi-award-winning David, an Ogilvy offshoot. But clients review because they do, no matter how much awards silverware their agency has gathered. Burger ...

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WARC names 2021 creative and media top award winners

WARC, which tracks awards results, has given its 2021 Creative 100 network award to WPP’s Ogilvy for the second year in succession. Ogilvy’s success, once again, was fuelled by the David agency’s work for Burger King. Top campaign was AMV ...

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David Madrid lures meat lovers to plant-based Whopper

Burger King is currently reviewing its US creative and media – likely to be a gruelling affair as it’s controlled by zero-based budget enthusiast 3G Capital whose tentacles also reach into Kraft Heinz and AB InBev – despite winning numerous ...

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Is Burger King and David’s Halloween madness actually the new normal?

Hope they’re having a fun Halloween in France (as elsewhere) as President Macron’s new lockdown clamps down. Our correspondent Serge (on his second bottle already) tells us there are massive traffic jams as people try to escape the cities. Burger ...

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Buzzman takes preservative-free Burger King to the wire

Burger King Switzerland has removed all preservatives, artificial colouring and fragrance from its Whoppers (I’ll have Chanel No 5 with mine.) Agency Buzzman decided to time customers of the chunky comestible to show that you hardly need preservatives for a ...

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