Xerox Commercial – Chimp Makes Copies
The story behind this brilliant Xerox copier spot is even more crazy than the commercial itself!
Apparently, the first commercial featured a little girl making copies for her father. After it first aired, however, competitors complained to the FTC that it had been faked.
So the creative behind the spot, George Lois, invited […]
1970s American Tourister Luggage Gorilla Commercial
And this brilliant ad was supported with brilliant print ads like these. (The failure of this ‘indestructible’ campaign was, however, that everyone mistakenly associated those gorilla spots with Samsonite luggage rather than American Tourister!)
Volvo 1960s Snow Chase Commercial
This is just one of a crazy amount of brilliant Volvo commercials and ads from the 1960s and 1970s.
Flag Displaying Flags of Possible Flight Destinations | Norwegian Airlines
Pretty clever! The Norwegian flag is partitioned to show the flags of the countries that Norwegian Airlines flies to.
Volvo’s Great Ads of the 1960s, 70s and Today
VW (Volkswagen) advertising in the 1960s and 1970s probably gets credit for the most clever and memorable print ads and tv commercials of all time. But many Volvo’s ads of the 1960s, 70s print ads (below) and commercials (https://www.thebigad.com/2021/07/12/volvo-1960s-snow-chase-commercial/) are still, to this day, amazingly hardworking and brilliant…