Brewery's BDSM-Inspired Label Prompts Bizarre Response From Russian Government
A Russian federal service issued a social media poll after a complaint that Kopytov Brewery's ball gag label was offensive.
Coconut Drink Maker Ridiculed for Ads Claiming It Increases Breast Size
Coconut Palm has since taken back claims like "Drinking more coconut milk every day can make [your] breasts fuller."
Brand Twitter Is Absurd, and It Will Only Get Worse
SunnyD tweets about depression. Steak-umm is lonely. Wendy's is sassy. Do we actually want our brands to be that "human"?
Dan Bilzerian's Weed Company Is Keeping Sexist Cannabis Ads Alive
Women in the industry aren't happy about the overly sexualized billboards from Ignite, which they say don't reflect where cannabis culture is heading.
Michael C. Hall Played a Bodega Cat in the Skittles Broadway Musical
'Skittles Commercial' was a self-aware parody at nearly every turn, frequently coming right out and asking the very questions it provoked.
Canned Water Company 'Liquid Death' Wants to Make Drinking Water More Metal
A 12-pack of tallboys of your basic H2O meant for "punk rockers and skateboarders" sells for $19.99.
Ramen Company Pulls Ad Featuring Naomi Osaka with Pale Skin
Backlash over the tennis star's skin tone prompted Nissin to cancel the anime ad campaign.
MTA Quietly Bans Sex Toys from Advertising on NYC Subway
After working with sex toy company Dame for months on potential ads, the MTA has rejected the brand's campaign entirely, based on a new policy that bans sex toy advertisements on the subway.
Hacker Banner Ads Are Totally Wild
While the advertising industry generally moved away from banner adverts, they’re still very much alive, well, and kicking on cybercrime forums.
Facebook Almost Got Sued for Taking Down 'Deceptive' Anti-Abortion Page
The "Undecided on the 8th" page claimed to provide unbiased information about the Irish abortion referendum.
This 20-Year-Old Is Archiving Thousands of Flash Banner Ads From the Early 2000s
He's saved 4 gigabytes of ads so you can relive the old days of online casino and Lower My Bills ads.
Costa Coffee Pulls Avocado-Insulting Ad Due to Complaints
Do we not all agree that the avocado-ripening process is very frustrating??