Category Archives: Bad TV adverts

A return to Mad Men (in reverse)?

I’ve got a pitch for a beer advert: A group of lads in an office sitting around, shake up a can of beer (let’s call it Fosternberg) and hand it to a young secretary. She looks up, pleased to be … Continue reading

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Proctor and risky gamble

For the second year, Procter and Gamble is running a Mother’s Day themed advert. The concept behind the advert is pretty good – focusing on mothers by, not focusing on the mum. The mum is always in the background, quietly … Continue reading

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If Carlsberg made rubbish adverts…

Beer commercials are a bit like World Cup finals, either dazzling displays of craft and ingenuity, or embarrassing flops performed in front of an audience of millions. Carlsberg has launched a new TV spot which falls into the latter category. The Danish … Continue reading

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Tune in Turn On and Switch Over

Do you have any TV ads you just hate, I don’t just mean groan it’s that ad again, I mean really hate? I’ll be honest, the Go Compare advert makes me turn the channel over. Now that’s just me, I’m sure … Continue reading

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