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Top 100 Marketing Ideas in July

From Branded Wallpaper Deals to Cloud-Making Machines

— July 24, 2016 — Marketing
From branded escape rooms to promotional phone backgrounds and live street performances, many of the top July 2016 marketing ideas embrace experimental strategies.

Other off-the wall ideas include Chobani setting up an "edible" accommodation to promote its new range of dips, Tiger Trading Co. creating a pop-up shop where products were given away for free and Budapest Spas using a bus shelter to simulate the experience of swimming in a pool with virtual reality. One of the most novel marketing ideas comes from a cloud-making service in Cambodia, which is capable of creating brand logos in foam that float away and eventually dissolve into the sky.

Experiential marketing continues to engage consumers by giving them a chance to "bond" with their favorite brands through a memorable event.
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Charitable Promotion Pranks
Charitable Promotion Pranks
Matt Damon Raised Money for Safe Water and Sanitation Efforts
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Health-Focused Fitness Campaigns
Health-Focused Fitness Campaigns
The Monday Without Mirrors Initiative Puts an Emphasis on Health
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95
Spoofed Photography Ads
Spoofed Photography Ads
These Lens & Shutter Phone Photography Ads Poke Fun at Apple's Campaign
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94
Fast Food Home Delivery
Fast Food Home Delivery
McDonald's is Now Offering McDelivery in New Zealand
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93
Edible Promotional Homes
Edible Promotional Homes
This Snack Promotion Gives Fans a Chance to Stay in a $12 Million Home
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92
Hot Sauce-Themed Menus
Hot Sauce-Themed Menus
Krystal's New Fired-Up Menu Features Tabasco-Infused Dishes
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91
Sporty Landmark Accomodations
Sporty Landmark Accomodations
This Luxury Eiffel Tower Apartment Was Designed for the UEFA Euro
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90
Social Home Improvement Tips
Social Home Improvement Tips
#LowesFixInSix Uses Vine to Share Short Home Improvement Videos
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89
Spontaneous Soda Ads
Spontaneous Soda Ads
Coca-Cola's Ad With Jordan Spieth Takes a Creative Turn
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88
Donut-Decorating Cars
Donut-Decorating Cars
This Nissan Car Stunt Celebrated International Donut Day in a Unique Way
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87
Curated Picnic Baskets
Curated Picnic Baskets
These Picnic Hampers are Designed After Instagram's Filters
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86
Thirst-Quenching Tea Promotions
Thirst-Quenching Tea Promotions
DAVIDsTEA's Travel Mug Promotion Celebrates National Iced Tea Day
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85
Satirical Fast Fashion Commercials
Satirical Fast Fashion Commercials
This Old Navy Campaign Teaches Moms About Cool Clothes
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Celebratory Iced Tea Giveaways
Celebratory Iced Tea Giveaways
This Promotion Celebrates National Iced Tea Day 2016
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83
Olympian Volleyball Uniforms
Olympian Volleyball Uniforms
Lululemon Created Clothing for Athletes at the Rio Summer Olympics
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82
Seasonal Seafood Menus
Seasonal Seafood Menus
The Lobster & Shrimp Summerfest Promotion Treats Diners to Seasonal Dishes
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81
VR Brewery Tours
VR Brewery Tours
Glenfiddich Launched a Brewery Tour to Showcase the Making of Its Scotch Whiskey
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80
Sneaker-Cleaning Shops
Sneaker-Cleaning Shops
The Jason Markk Store in NYC Specializes in Professional Shoe Cleaning
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79
Branded Hotel Sleep Accessories
Branded Hotel Sleep Accessories
The Sleep Speakers and Lights were Made for the Grand Hyatt Hotel
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78
Drink-Dispensing Sculptures
Drink-Dispensing Sculptures
SodaStream's Interactive Artwork 'Let's Play' Gives Out Beverages
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77
Unmissable Bus Advertisements
Unmissable Bus Advertisements
This Bus Advertisement from Out of Home Media Refuses to Go Unseen
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Illustrated Artisan Chocolate Branding
Illustrated Artisan Chocolate Branding
These Ethical Chocolates Feature Playful Packaging
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Animated Cartoon Resumes
Animated Cartoon Resumes
This Creative Job Application Makes Use of GIF Images
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Cherry Blossom-Flavored Drinks
Cherry Blossom-Flavored Drinks
McDonald's Japan's Spring Menu Included a New Sakura-Flavored Drink
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73
Modular Architecture Exhibits
Modular Architecture Exhibits
RAW SHIFT Shows How Buildings Evolve by Adapting to Crowds
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Comical Auto Part Ads
Comical Auto Part Ads
These Ads Show Consumers Why They Should Stick with Volkswagen Parts
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71
VR Bus Shelter Spas
VR Bus Shelter Spas
This Public Bus Stop Uses Virtual Reality to Come to Life as a Swimming Pool
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70
Vibrant Natural Fruit Products
Vibrant Natural Fruit Products
Le Fruit Enjoys a Rebrand Focusing on Local Preservative-Free Angle
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Designer Athlete Uniforms
Designer Athlete Uniforms
The EA7 Olympic Collection is Modeled by Penny Lane and Pietro Boselli
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68
Mysterious Home Furniture Ads
Mysterious Home Furniture Ads
The Commercials for IKEA's Sinnerlig Collection Strays from The Norm
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67
Chromatic Sauce Jars
Chromatic Sauce Jars
These Sauces by SAUCEBAY Add Unique Flavors to Dishes
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66
Candy-Coated Popcorn
Candy-Coated Popcorn
Retro Corn Combines Candy and Popcorn for Snacking
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Grotesque Anti-Smoking Ads
Grotesque Anti-Smoking Ads
These Collaged Images of Smoking Effects Aim to Deter Addicted Users
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64
Superhero-Themed Attractions
Superhero-Themed Attractions
Shanghai Disney's 'Marvel Universe' Caters to Superhero Fans
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63
Bubblegum Skater Collections
Bubblegum Skater Collections
Club 75 and Vans Joined for a Series of Colorful Printed Sneakers
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62
Ghost-Themed Burger Menus
Ghost-Themed Burger Menus
J.S. BURGERS CAFE Created a Colorful Ghostbusters Menu for the Film
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Monochromatic Juice Branding
Monochromatic Juice Branding
These Sparkling Juices are the Perfect Summer Drink
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60
Wrapped Oil Bottle Packaging
Wrapped Oil Bottle Packaging
The Rivōs Olive Oil Packaging Delights with a Present-Like Design
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59
Multifunctional Clothing Tags
Multifunctional Clothing Tags
The Columbia Survival Labels Turn into Helpful Tools on Their Own
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58
Engineered Beer Glasses
Engineered Beer Glasses
Cobra's Beer Glass Design Uses Hydrodynamics to Create the Perfect Pour
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57
Artisanal Porridge Packaging
Artisanal Porridge Packaging
The Hubbards Creamy Porridge Hot Cereals Branding is Rustic
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Meaty Landscape Branding
Meaty Landscape Branding
The Design of Krasnogorie's Packaging Has a Double Meaning
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Product Use Flowcharts
Product Use Flowcharts
These IKEA Ads Show Consumers the Value of What It Has to Offer
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54
Pictograph Food Labels
Pictograph Food Labels
Collin's Butchers' Brand Identity is Modeled After Visual Charts
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53
Food Chain Seafood Packaging
Food Chain Seafood Packaging
The Black Bear Smoked Seafood Packaging Correlates to Nature
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52
Littered Cigarette Campaigns
Littered Cigarette Campaigns
The Surfrider Foundation Ads Focus on Endangering Animals with Trash
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51
Selfie Coffee Cups
Selfie Coffee Cups
Lavazza Serves Special Coffee to People Waiting in Queue for Tickets
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50
Illustrated Mineral Water Branding
Illustrated Mineral Water Branding
Nongfu Spring Mineral Water Features Fairytale-Themed Labels
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Edible Snack Cake Installations
Edible Snack Cake Installations
McVitie's Launched a Jaffa Cakes Tower for Father's Day 2016
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Ugly Fruit Smoothies
Ugly Fruit Smoothies
The Economists's 'From Bin to Blender' Campaign Shares Blended Smoothies
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Leafy Nut Packaging
Leafy Nut Packaging
'All Nuts!' Brings Together Nuts from All Around the World
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Minimalistic Oral Care Packaging
Minimalistic Oral Care Packaging
The New Crest Oral Care Products Branding is Bright and Crisp
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Vibrant Stationary Packaging
Vibrant Stationary Packaging
Yueran Notebook's Brand Identity is Colorfully Eye-Catching
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Californian Shoe Collections
Californian Shoe Collections
Vans' New Collection is Inspired by the Surfing Culture of California
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Decadent Coffee Branding
Decadent Coffee Branding
This Monochromatic Packaging Was Inspired by The Roasting Process
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Ice Pack-Shaped Bottles
Ice Pack-Shaped Bottles
The Jägermeister 'Coolpack' Helps Consumers Drink from a Chilled Bottle
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41
Immersive Audio Installations
Immersive Audio Installations
At Field Day, H&M is Engaging Fans with Music, Art and Interactivity
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Dreamy Metropolis Fashion
Dreamy Metropolis Fashion
Free People's Summer in the City Lookbook Stars Elsa Hosk
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Villainous Film Posters
Villainous Film Posters
These Suicide Squad Posters Pay Tribute to Each of the Characters
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Temperature-Regulating Beer Boxes
Temperature-Regulating Beer Boxes
The New Sol Packaging Doubles as an Insulated Cooler
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37
Violently Rebellious Fashion Ads
Violently Rebellious Fashion Ads
The Moschino Fall/Winter Campaign Embraces Radical 90s Style
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Outcast Teeth Ads
Outcast Teeth Ads
The Dabur Anticavity Toothpaste Campaign Embraces a Black Sheep Theme
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Expecting Beer Ads
Expecting Beer Ads
This German Beer Ad Parodies Pregnancy Photos by Swapping in Men with Beer Guts
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Curvy Celebrity Covers
Curvy Celebrity Covers
Kim Kardashian Flaunted Her Post-Pregnancy Figure for a GQ Magazine Cover
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Promotional Escape Rooms
Promotional Escape Rooms
This Escape Room Challenge Highlights a New Norwegian Airlines Route
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Promotional Floating Apartments
Promotional Floating Apartments
This Airbnb Was Created with Disney Pixar for 'Finding Dory'
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Free Pop-Up Shops
Free Pop-Up Shops
Tiger Trading Co. Gave Away Its Merchandise at a Single-Day Event in NYC
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Branded Wallpaper Deals
Branded Wallpaper Deals
This Wallpaper Advertising Scheme Uses Your Phone Background for Deals
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Media-Connected Retail Stores
Media-Connected Retail Stores
This Furniture Store Partnered with Pinterest for a Unique Campaign
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Cloud-Making Machines
Cloud-Making Machines
This Service Makes Customized Clouds for Various Outdoor Events
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Nautical Restaurant Branding
Nautical Restaurant Branding
This Seafood Restaurant Features a Tropically-Themed Visual Identity
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Sophisticated Lifestyle Branding
Sophisticated Lifestyle Branding
The Wang & Lynch Brand Identity Portrays Classic Elegance
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Camera Beer Caps
Camera Beer Caps
This Beck's Beer Bottle Comes With a 360-Degree Camera Lens
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Modernized Fast Food Branding
Modernized Fast Food Branding
The KFC Redesign Contemporarily Reflects Its Iconic Heritage
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Musically Enhanced Wines
Musically Enhanced Wines
A Georgian Wine Brand Uses Music in Its Wine-Making Process
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Chinese Folktale Tea Packaging
Chinese Folktale Tea Packaging
The Zhu Ge Tea Leaves Packaging is Inspired by Folklore
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Tattoo Service Branding
Tattoo Service Branding
This Brand Identity Promotes a Lasering Tattoo Removal Service
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Watercolor Candy Packaging
Watercolor Candy Packaging
Miji Lee's Chocolate Wrappers Resemble Painted Art Pieces
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Negative Space Ads
Negative Space Ads
These Ads Creatively Make Use of Negative Spaces to Show Products' Use
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Understated Pastry Branding
Understated Pastry Branding
The Time Cake Packaging Concept Embodies Subtle Elegance
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Sensual Soccer Campaigns
Sensual Soccer Campaigns
These Body Paint Designs Unite the Nations of the UEFA Euro 2016
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Stylish Canned Goods
Stylish Canned Goods
The Black Bear Packaging is a Huge Departure from Similar Brand Designs
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Satirical Award Show Campaigns
Satirical Award Show Campaigns
This SatirAd Points Out The Narcissistic Nature of Award Ceremonies
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14
Mocktail Bar Pop-Ups
Mocktail Bar Pop-Ups
Innocent's Brand Activation Promotes Healthy Drinking Habits
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Marketing Street Performances
Marketing Street Performances
This Stunt Was Used to Engage Consumers One-on-One and Digitally
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12
Understated Fashion Branding
Understated Fashion Branding
Twice Fashion's Brand Identity and Packaging Embodies Femininity
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Digital Dome Installations
Digital Dome Installations
teamLab's Immersive Installation is Set in an Ethereal Enviroment
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Rebranded Fast Food Campaigns
Rebranded Fast Food Campaigns
The KFC Brand Received a More Modern and Minimalist Design Makeover
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Sustainable Coffee Carts
Sustainable Coffee Carts
'Nespresso on Wheels' Shares Nespresso Coffee Pods' Recycling Efforts
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8
Experiential Beach Events
Experiential Beach Events
The Interactive 'Facebook Beach' Was Set Up at Cannes
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Pop-Up Studio Spaces
Pop-Up Studio Spaces
'Minima Moralia' Provides an Affordable Place for Artists to Work in London
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Stark Design Studio Branding
Stark Design Studio Branding
Ori Studio's Visual Identity is Displayed in a Monochromatic Palette
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Custom Greeting Art Installations
Custom Greeting Art Installations
Accessories Brand Kipling Helped Consumers Show Love to Friends
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4
Otherworldly Travel Ads
Otherworldly Travel Ads
These Ads for Azul Airlines Show the Ease of Discovering New Worlds
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Cartoon-Themed Dessert Branding
Cartoon-Themed Dessert Branding
The Disney Moon Cake Packaging Fuses Fun and Sophisticated Accents
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Modular Egg Packaging
Modular Egg Packaging
The Sunrise Valley Egg Packing Uses Recyclable Paper and is Customizable
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Sensorial Snack Brand Events
Sensorial Snack Brand Events
Propercorn and Bombas & Parr Have Launched the 'Institute of Flavor'
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