Putting Out Butts, from Anti-Smoking Ads to Custom Furniture
By: Andrew Robichaud - Published: Aug 18, 2009 Updated: Jul 7 2011
These awesome ashtrays will have any chronic smoker welcoming the end of a cigarette (which may be a good thing). The wide range of butt killers have come a long way from the boring white circle and now feature creative designs like the human lungs (which may be quite the turn-off). Check out these awesome ashtrays for nifty ideas on where to put out your smoke (possibly for good)!
Implications - As a result of the abundance of marketing campaigns, consumers have developed the ability to tune out ad messages. Shock and messages that are clearly communicated through their visual component are effective at breaking past this filter. Companies should take this into consideration when creating an ad campaign.