Tag Archives: David Beckham

Coke and Pepsi, a tale of two English footballers

Coca-Cola became badly unstuck over its deal with Manchester United football star Wayne Rooney when his extra-curricular activities ‘forced’ the company to drop him as the face of Coke Zero. Arch-rival Pepsico meanwhile is profiting mightily from one of his ...

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Adidas kicks off Olympic wars with Sid Lee’s star-packed All In ad

Not that very many (if any) from footballers David Beckham and Lionel Messi, basketballer Derrick Rose and chanteuse Katy Perry will actually be competing at the London 2012 Olympics but Adidas is the official sports kit supplier and it’s clearly ...

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Is Today invitation to Katie Price an own goal for BBC brand?

Mark Thompson must be grinding his teeth this morning following the news broken by the Times that the Today programme is in talks with Katie Price, aka Jordan, about guest-editing an episode of the daily news and current affairs programme ...

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Posh and Becks heat it up for Intimately Yours fragrance launch

Yes here they are, snogging and groping in a lift for the launch of yet another celebrity fragrance Intimately Yours by David and Victoria Beckham (I wonder how much of an argument there was over whose name came first). If ...

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Adidas switches global ad account to Sid Lee – who the hell is Sid Lee?

Well it’s a Montreal-based agency whose principals Bertrand Cesvet, chairman, Eric Alper, strategist, and Tony Babinski, creative director, have a long relationship with entertainment phenomenon Cirque de Soleil and now work their magic for, among others, Adidas. And it’s quite ...

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