Animal marketing! Explosions! Google shows its caring side! World's most annoying song! Nuptials! Hipster dads! Urinals! Sun pun!

  • Woop
  • May 5, 2011
  • Ben Fahy

Youtube Video Inside David Mitchell's brain (and the strange realm of animal marketing).

Youtube Video When movies, eras, cars and blatant product placement collide.

Youtube Video Google shows its caring side in a new heart-string puller of a TV campaign for Chrome. And again.

Youtube Video The latest Subway ad?

An annoyingly cool wedding invite; Dads are the original hipsters; an excellent use of elevator doorsfun with urination (although it would break the rules of only looking straight ahead); and you can always rely on the Sun for a quality pun.

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Whittaker's divides the court of public opinion – but all for a good cause

  • Advertising
  • February 22, 2019
  • Caitlin Salter
Whittaker's divides the court of public opinion – but all for a good cause

On Monday, Whittaker’s launched its latest novelty chocolate-lolly mash up with a chocolatey answer to retro bakesale treat coconut ice. The Coconut Ice Surprise chocolate has a twist though, 20c from each block goes to Plunket – a charity which New Zealanders agree is a worthy cause. However, to relate the chocolate to the charity, Whittaker's has built the campaign around baby gender reveal parties, causing a backlash from the public who argue gender norms have expanded beyond blue for boys and pink for girls.

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