Welcome to another episode of Mind Your Marketing – the weekly podcast that covers all of the latest marketing news and trending ad spots. Show notes are below!
This week we’re discussing:
-Mattel’s new Barbies
-Bumble is sponsoring an NBA team and banning guns in profile pictures
-Why the ratings for the Oscars were terrible, and why they’ve been slipping
-Whether or not Amazon could get into finance
-McDonald’s is switching to fresh burgers and Wendy’s doesn’t like it at all
-Lacoste is changing its famous alligator logo
PLUS, Ad Campaigns:
-Apple’s latest ad by Spike Jonze
-Coors Light tries to capture outdoorsy beer drinkers
-Nest shows some respect on prom night
-The Walmart Box Series
-Google’s smart speaker campaign, “Make Google Do It”
-Snickers is back with a twist on an old campaign
-Heinz brings in a hostage negotiator
-Delta drops Justin’s favorite airline ad in the last year
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As always, thanks for watching. Find the ads we discussed below, and be sure to subscribe to Mind Your Marketing wherever you listen to podcasts.
Ad spots (and news) we covered:
1. Apple HomePod – Welcome Home by Spike Jonze
2. Coors Light – Refresh for What’s Next
3. Google Nest – Prom Night
4. Walmart – The Walmart Box – Dee Rees (1/3)
Walmart – The Walmart Box – Melissa McCarthy (2/3)
Walmart – The Walmart Box – Nancy Meyers (3/3)
5. Google – A Million Things Made Easier
6. SNICKERS – Ahmend
7. Heinz Ketchup – The Dinnertime Negotiator
8. Delta – Runways
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