Feb 13, 2012 The website Brandchannel's annual Product Placement Awards highlight brand cameos in the year's top films. And as Brandchannel's Abe Sauer says, the purpose of product placement isn't only about the cash.
Feb 6, 2012 Hooray for interesting advertisements! Or something!
Stacey Vanek Smith
Feb 3, 2012 Facebook announced this week that it'll open its books and sell its shares to the public. What does this mean for Facebook's 800 million users?
Jan 31, 2012 More importantly, what's this football game that keeps interrupting them?
Feb 1, 2012 What's it like to create an ad for the Super Bowl? The ad agency Deutsch L.A. produced a memorable ad for Volkwagen. Chief creative officer Mark Hunter discusses the creative process behind what goes into making those million-dollar commercials.
Feb 2, 2012 Mark Hunter, chief creative officer at Deutsch L.A., dissects Volkswagen's 2012 Super Bowl commercial, "The Dog Strikes Back."
Jan 25, 2012 The ubiquitous global superstar tries to rebrand one of golf's biggest names.
Jan 23, 2012 A new book explores the digital trail you leave behind online and what advertising companies are able to determine from it. Also, tablets and readers spike up dramatically.
Elizabeth Wynne Johnson
Jan 20, 2012 The AFL-CIO is broadcasting a new ad campaign aimed at boosting the public image of unions. But unlike in the ads of the past, the union label is conspicuously absent.
Jan 16, 2012 Behavioral economist Nick Epley at the University of Chicago tells us what "price anchoring" is -- and how numbers influence our judgment.