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Product Shockvertising

Bolt Detergent

— March 31, 2008 — Unique
Your initial reaction may be shock when you see this ad, but take a closer look. It's a print campaign for Bolt Detergent and definitely made me do a double take.

The best part is the tag line, "It smells this irresistible."

It's an attention grabber, for sure, and isn't that what clever ads are about?

Advertising Agency: Leo Burnett Canada
Creative Directors: Judy John, Israel Diaz, Heather Chambers, Licia Martella
Art Directors: Israel Diaz, Anthony Chelvanathan
Copywriters: Judy John, Steve Persico
Photographer: Todd McLellan
Designers: Caio Oyafuso, Israel Diaz
Published: March 2008

Implications - The use of quirky humor in advertising not only captures attention, but creates positive brand recognition by communicating a messaged of lightheartedness and free thought.
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