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Hawaiian Tropic print advertisement

Here’s a superb example of print advertising, from Grey advertising agency in Stockholm, Sweden. The product being advertised is Hawaiian Tropic sunscreen and the tagline beside the lower right corner image reads, “Enjoy the sun”. My thoughts are that more exposure will be given to this double page spread than any other in the magazine. […]

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Free sponsored link on Google

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BMW’s manual gear shift

BMW gear shift ad

A new ad from BBDP & Fils for BMW’s 7 Series.

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Einstein drank Guinness

New Guinness ad

Guinness haved launched a few new ads of late, from AMVBBDO ad agency in London. Some of the classic TV ads are hard to top.

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Pharma ads from decades past

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There’s an intersting collection of pharamceutical print ads from the 50s, 60s and 70s over at ex-novo’s Espacios publicitarios album.

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