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BETC unveils Diet Coke’s 30th anniversary hunk

BETC London has duly unveiled its new ‘hunk’ for Diet Coke’s 30th anniversary and it’s model Andrew Cooper as ‘The Gardener,’ no Alan Titchmarsh he. There’s always a chance that these much-lauded campaigns can fail to rise to the challenge ...

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Four steaks and a VW Jetta please says Red Urban

Volkswagen Jettas are $14,990 in Canada (why are cars in the UK so expensive?) so you may as well pick one up when you pop into the butcher’s. And it’s a nice touch from agency Red Urban to have the ...

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Why W+K Amsterdam thinks booking.com is booking good for you

After a few years as top dog among go-ahead European creative agencies Wieden+Kennedy Amsterdam was rather eclipsed last year by some others, not least its London sibling. Maybe it was that big account thing; its stuff for Heineken and its ...

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Dare hits its stride with Stephen Hawking’s black hole for Gio Compario

UK agency Dare got off to a rocky start with its new Comparethemarket.com client, enlisting blandest-of-the-bland sports presenter Sue Barker and a rather worrying big gun to try to nix ‘former’ ad presenter Gio Compario. Noisy tenor Gio remains the ...

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The truth is out – new giant Santa Coke campaign is by McCann Madrid

The way Coca-Cola colonises Christmas is quite remarkable: it’s a fizzy drink, best drunk very cold and synonymous with summer. Should have fuck all to do with Christmas. So being the agency charged with the great responsibility of invading Christmas ...

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Nespresso turns Penelope Cruz into a turkey

OK, we’ll admit it – Spanish actress Penelope Cruz is quite popular in these quarters, for her acting ability obviously. So why go and waste it (and her) in this dire new US spot for Nespresso by The Martin Agency? ...

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