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Male CEO of Lingerie Company Kewi to Get Breast Implants to Test His Invention

WOW. What a PR stunt! The male CEO of a brand new lingerie company that is making waves for its revolutionary and high-tech take on bras for larger breasts has announced that he will get breast implants in order to test his invention. Kewi Bra founder Muyiwa Olumide firmly believes that any inventor should live and breathe his own product… Read more →

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Nippon Airways apologise for racist ad

(Photography credit to airplane-pictures.net) All Nippon Airways (ANA) was forced to apologise today for an advert which critics claim racially stereotyped Westerners as having big noses and blond hair. The ad sees two Japanese men discussing the view of the airline when one says: ‘Let’s change the image of Japanese people.’ ‘Sure,’ replies the other, who is now wearing a… Read more →

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American Eagle ditch Photoshop in latest campaign

American Eagle have just launched a new campaign which is bucking the trend for digitally altered fashion images. For the new Aerie Real lingerie campaign, ‘We left everything,’ style and fit expert Jenny Altman told GMA. ‘We left beauty marks, we left tattoos, what you see is really what you get with our campaign.’ The brand hopes that its authentic representation of girls… Read more →

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Ben & Jerrys acknowledge Marijuana law passed in Colarado

    I  love this tweet from Ben & Jerrys. They tweeted “Breaking News: We’re hearing reports of stores selling out of Ben & Jerry’s in Colarado. What’s up with that?”   What was happening in Colarado? Colorado became the first state to allow the sale of recreational marijuana to anyone 21 or older. Nicely done Ben & Jerry’s! Read more →

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Bikini Clad Barista Calls Customers Fat on Facebook- How to alienate your customers and destroy your business…

Meghan Calavan,owner of Sips Ahoy in Washington, U.S.A., a coffee shop which sees bikini clad baristas serve customers, has become embroiled in a bitter cyber bullying case involving a customer. Calavan has posted cruel jibes about a customers size on Sips Ahoy’s business page, which has angered local residents.   Jesseka Kathleen Cladek called the business a “run down whore… Read more →

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Coca Cola remove Gay marriage scene from Irish ad

Coca Cola have caused controversy by slightly tailoring their latest ad campaign ‘Reasons to Believe to each country in which it is shown. Why does this cause controversy? Well, in their Irish ad, Coca-Cola have omitted a scene of gay marriage which is airing in many other countries, saying that since gay marriage is not yet legal in Ireland, the… Read more →

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Submarine breaks surface of Milan Street in Stunt

As part of a clever advertising campaign for European insurance companies Europ Assistance IT and Genertel, ad agency M&C Saatchi Milano installed a full-size submarine in the ground in the center of Milan. There was even a live performance to go along with it to help convince bystanders that a submarine had actually crashed through the street, complete with emergency… Read more →

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West Midlands Police use Lego to warn against burglary at Christmas

West Midlands Police certainly got creative when they created this video to warn citizens of the danger of burglary at Christmas. With 31,793 views at the time of posting this blog post, using lego is obviously working. A spokesman for West Midlands Police said: “It may be a tradition for many families to wrap up their presents early and put… Read more →