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30 Asian Marketing Examples

From Cross-Cultural Snack Ads to Anime-Inspired Singer Ads

— September 4, 2014 — Marketing
Although we're seeing globalization do away with a number of differentiating factors when it comes to ethnicity, the inherent difference between cultures around the world sees markets requiring distinctly categorized approaches to sales, which is where these Asian marketing examples come to highlight a number of innovative ways that brands are capturing the attention of those in the East as well as the West. The Asia market is showing little sign of slowing down, which means a rise in the number of brands entering the market and the ways they're speaking to the culture.

From using certain cultural characteristics to location-based spots, Asian marketing is expanding the realm of advertising for brands on a global scale; perhaps with continued globalization we'll see the dissolution of boundaries beyond just geographical ones (think worldwide vs local).
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Ghostly Porcelain Figurine Ads
Ghostly Porcelain Figurine Ads
The Fevikwik Instant Adhesive Campaign has a Supernatural Streak
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Bizarre Facial Workout Ads
Bizarre Facial Workout Ads
The Pao Facial Fitness Ad Stars Soccer Superstar Cristiano Ronaldo
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Mom-Appreciating Auto Ads
Mom-Appreciating Auto Ads
The Nissan Happy Surprise Commercial Has a Boy Creatively Thank Mom
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Spontaneous Food Competitions
Spontaneous Food Competitions
Chungjungone's Stunt Turns Mall-Goers into Master Chefs
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Cross-Cultural Snack Ads
Cross-Cultural Snack Ads
A Bollywood Dance Cheerfully Promotes Sanko Seika's Japanese Crackers
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Warrior Soccer Commercials
Warrior Soccer Commercials
Nissin 'Samurai in Brazil' Campaign Celebrates Cup Noodles & World Cup
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Crowdsourced Cricket Videos
Crowdsourced Cricket Videos
This Nike Video Captures Indians’ Passion for the Sport of Cricket
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Choreographed Car Ads
Choreographed Car Ads
This Toyota Car Ad Encourages You to Bust Out the Moves & Do the Wakudoki
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Tool-Toting Editorials
Tool-Toting Editorials
Smart Tools for China Vogue 04/14 Incorporates Sharp Devices
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Tearjerker Insurance Ads
Tearjerker Insurance Ads
This Thai Life Insurance Commercial Stars an Unsung Hero
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Heartfelt Father-Daughter Ads
Heartfelt Father-Daughter Ads
This Tosando Music Ad Tells a Moving Tale Between Dad and Daughter
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Anime Hotel Campaigns
Anime Hotel Campaigns
The Pokemon Hotel Adventure is Part of a New Peninsula Tokyo Campaign
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Lady-in-Waiting Fashion Ads
Lady-in-Waiting Fashion Ads
The Dior Fall 2014 Campaign Stars Julia, Fei Fei, Helena and Kasia
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Anime-Inspired Singer Ads
Anime-Inspired Singer Ads
The Korean Pop Group 'Sistar' Parodies Sailor Moon in This Commercial
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Asian Artifact Painting Ads
Asian Artifact Painting Ads
This Paint Ad Shows a Man Painting the Great Wall of China
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Asian Star Luxury Endorsements
Asian Star Luxury Endorsements
Hugo Boss Taps Chow Yun-Fat As Brand Ambassador for New Campaign
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Tea Time-Inspired Handbag Ads
Tea Time-Inspired Handbag Ads
The Lovcat Paris Spring 2014 Campaign Stars Model Anais Pouliot
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Distracted Driving Campaigns
Distracted Driving Campaigns
The Volkswagen Up Careless Ads Target a Woman's Attention Span
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Melodious Visitor Campaigns
Melodious Visitor Campaigns
The Panasonic Musical Doorbells Ad Introduces Guests with a Flair
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Chinese Calendar Car Ads
Chinese Calendar Car Ads
Volkswagen's Dragon Dance is Ready for the New Year
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Squeezed Head Ads
Squeezed Head Ads
The Sour Lemon Candy Campaign Revolves Around Super Puckered Faces
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Hippie Asian Fashion
Hippie Asian Fashion
The Peter Jensen Resort 2015 Collection is Inspired by Yoko Ono
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Insect-Covered Head Ads
Insect-Covered Head Ads
The Yunnan Baiyao Yang Yuanqing Campaign Focuses on Itchy Scalps
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Communal Bacteria Ads
Communal Bacteria Ads
The Siribuncha Instant Hand Sanitizer Campaign Reminds You to Stay Clean
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Ethereal Asian-Inspired Ensembles
Ethereal Asian-Inspired Ensembles
The Ekaterina Kukhareva SS14 Collection is Pretty and Playful
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Suggestive Alcohol Ads
Suggestive Alcohol Ads
The V2O Pure Grain Vodka Campaign is a Sensual Celebration
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Breastfeeding Men Ads
Breastfeeding Men Ads
The Nanny Breast Milk Storage Bag Campaign Depicts the Impossible
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Elegant Vampiric Fashion Ads
Elegant Vampiric Fashion Ads
The Iodice Fall 2013 Campaign Stars a Dark Thairine Garcia
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Anthropomorphized Animal Ads
Anthropomorphized Animal Ads
The Anthropomorphized Animal Imagery Show the Effects of Human Goods
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Deity Domestic Violence Campaigns
Deity Domestic Violence Campaigns
India's 'Save Our Sisters' Depicts a Haunting Truth About Abuse
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