Ad Nut
Nov 21, 2014

Ad Nut: Work worth a look (for better or worse)

Ad Nut scurries around the internet looking for notable new advertising (good or bad). Because Ad Nut loves you. This week: Asus, Tiffany, Huggies, AIA, Baileys, Nike, Royal Caribbean, Newcastle, Ikea and Land Rover, plus a very special travel agent video and an ad banned in the UK for being overly sexual.

Ad Nut gathers ads from anywhere about anything—the ones that Campaign Asia-Pacific's super-serious, super-busy editors won't or can't cover (because the ads have nothing to do with Asia or the editors don't have the time or are simply feeling grumpy). Once a week, Ad Nut presents the latest collection here for your viewing pleasure, without much comment (Ad Nut is just a woodland rodent, after all).

ABOVE: 'Modern birds' by SuperHeroes for Asus

A spectacular promotional video for a Scottish travel agency. (Via Huffington Post):

 

'A Tiffany Holiday' by Ogilvy & Mather New York for Tiffany (via Campaign US):

 

'Huggies moment cam,' for Huggies by Innored:

 

'Beer' for Rasa Sayang Resort Shangri La (see also: 'Checkers' and 'Pastry'):

 

'Bringing the commitment of love to life' by Leo Burnett for AIA Hong Kong:

 

'Here’s to us – Global girls’ night out' by BBH London for Baileys (via Brand Republic):

 

'Get Christmas all wrapped up' by FCB Inferno for the UK Post Office, starring actor/comedian Robert Webb and singer Pixie Lott (via Brand Republic):

 

'Choose your winter' by W+K Portland for Nike (via Campaign US):

 

'It's Royal Caribbean Time' by Hulsbosch for Royal Caribbean Australia and New Zealand:

 

'Chair' by 303LOWE (Perth) for Ikea (via Ads of the World):

 

'Unbeknownst' for Newscastle (starring actor and internet superhero Wil Wheaton, via Campaign US):

 

'The Vanishing Game' by Y&R New York, Tool and Mindshare (with novelist William Boyd) for Land Rover North America (via Campaign US):

 

Possibly NSFW: An unnamed online ad by Fallon London for mobile network Giffgaff, banned by UK authorities (after a single complaint) for being 'strongly sexual' (via Brand Republic):

 
 
Ad Nut will be back next week with more chestnuts. Follow Campaign Asia-Pacific on Facebook and Twitter (@CampaignAsia) to see new ads and more good stuff throughout the week
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