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Diet Coke showed how (not) to use the great Chuck Berry

Was trying to find an ad with the late great Chuck Berry (one of the inventors of rock’n roll) in it. This is all I could come up with – for Diet Coke. ‘Strewth, what a waste. The agency should ...

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Anomaly wins Ad Age Agency of the Year and Diet Coke

I see that Anomaly has been voted Ad Age’s Agency the Year in an ‘A List’ that includes some newbies (for us anyway) as well as better known names including McCann, Wieden+Kennedy, R/GA and BBDO. Anomaly, co-founded in 2004 by ...

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Droga5’s Diet Coke feline fantasy with Taylor Swift

What could be better than Taylor Swift covered in cats? Well quite a lot of things actually, but Droga5 manages to hit ‘Aah factor’ for Diet Coke – and plug the youthful songstress’ new album 1989, all in 30 seconds. ...

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Droga5’s latest for Diet Coke lacks fizz

Is fizzy drink/soda advertising going the same way as booze? Here’s Droga5’s new US ad for diet Coke, which seems to bear some relation to recent beer offerings like Wieden+Kennedy’s work for Heineken. Namely: if you’re not allowed to say ...

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Which lucky UK agency will land Coca-Cola Life?

Coca-Cola is launching Coca-Cola Life in the UK today. Coke Life sits between Coke Zero and Diet Coke in the lower calorie stakes. Coca-Cola has taken a monumental PR pounding in recent years for making the world fatter and you ...

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BETC tries doggy style for Diet Coke hunk’s pets

The dear old UK was ever a nation of contrasts and, while half the country is concerned about ‘heat or eat,’ the nation’s pets seem to be more pampered than ever. Andrew Cooper, the model who appears in BETC’s ‘Hunk’ ...

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BETC London brands Crossroads girls as Madams

When you think of Soho, London, what comes to mind? Some of civilisation’s oldest professions: such as advertising and, er, creative production services. Of course it does. And just to dispel any possible misunderstanding, BETC London have stamped an unforgettable ...

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BETC London poaches top account man Crispin Butler from AMV/BBDO

Havas-owned BETC is one of the brighter sparks on the London agency scene (and huge in Paris, of course) and it’s taken a further step up by hiring Crispin Butler (left) from AMV/BBDO as head of account management. AMV/BBDO has ...

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