Tag Archives: Prince William

Sponsors Coca-Cola and Adidas whack FIFA boss Sepp Blatter

That’s ‘whack’ in the sense of a Mafia hit, it’s going to be very hard for FIFA president Sepp Blatter to recover from the assault launched on him yesterday by Coca-Cola and Adidas, two of FIFA’s and world football’s biggest ...

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Can Prince William and Kate escape to a brand-free universe?

It looks a bit unlikely given the phenomenal global interest in the marriage of Prince William and Kate Middleton (or Catherine as Buckingham Palace insists on calling her). Two billion people worldwide allegedly watched the Royal Wedding in London’s Westminster ...

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Extra cheese as BT’s Adam & Jane catch Royal Wedding fever

Britain’s other royal couple Adam & Jane, stars of the long-running BT ad campaign from Abbott Mead Vickers/BBDO, got spliced on Saturday, a week or so ahead of Prince William and Kate Middleton. In what must be the first crowd-sourced ...

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Wieden+Kennedy celebrates Royal Wedding with cupcakes and crowns

Wieden+Kennedy London is celebrating the agency’s shared initials with Prince William and Kate Middleton with an interactive installation in the front window of its office on 16 Hanbury Street in London’s Shoreditch. The royal wedding on April 29 will take ...

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Here it is then, Freddie Flintoff’s debut for Morrisons

Former England cricketer Andrew ‘Freddie’ Flintoff is the headliner for supermarket chain Morrisons’ back to basics approach (yet more celebrities) to its advertising through DLKW. And he plays the pied piper role pretty well, even taking a mild joke about ...

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Buckingham Palace isn’t giving up – they still want us to call Kate Middleton (queen-to-be) Catherine

If it carries on like this they’ll be kicking the corgis next at that big house at London SW1A 1AA (there’s an address for you). Buckingham Palace spokespeople (Private Eye occasionally imagines one called Sir Alan Fitztightly) are still trying ...

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