Monthly Archives: July 2012

Sprite shower

Clever, innovative experiential/sampling campaign for Sprite by Ogilvy in Brazil. Advertisements

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Word of the day: manapés

I’m all for word mashups, especially when it comes to food, but I’m not 100% convinced by the latest offering from Sainsbury’s: manapés “heartier canapés that offer more man-sized portions” Read the article here: The rise of the manly mouthful: … Continue reading

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Vending machine: mashed potato

Bit of buzz on American blogs about the latest product to be sold in a vending machine – mashed potato and gravy. Sounds like a good snack when you’re out and about! In reality, it looks a bit wrong though … Continue reading

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TNBT: finger feeding

Based on the random trend theory, finger feeding could be TNBT. I, like vast swathes of civilisation before me (going back thousands of years, across the world), eat most of my meals with my hands. Sandwiches at lunchtime, of course, … Continue reading

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Word of the day: Brandalism

Brandalism: vandalising brand campaigns. Campaign has reported on a guerilla campaign by six international artists who have been postering over brands’ advertising to “challenge the destructive impacts of the advertising industry”. They’re targeting brands sponsoring the big sport event in … Continue reading

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One to watch: Argan oil

I first came across argan oil about 4 years ago, on a family holiday in Morocco. On a day trip to the Atlas Mountains, there were quite a few small businesses selling  argan is various forms – as an oil, … Continue reading

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BurritoB0t: print your own burrito

I WANT ONE NOW. BurritoB0t is a 3D printer that creates edible burritos in minutes. How handy is that?! It’s another brilliant project from KickStarter, which is definitely one to watch, too.

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