Ad Council calls attention to food waste by sending tweens undercover in their homes

During the holiday season, many of us buy, and eat, way more food than we need. We may not think about all the food we waste, but a group of tweens, working with SheKnows Hatch Kids for a campaign for the Ad Council, have uncovered plenty of waste and are becoming 'food warriors' because of their … Continue reading Ad Council calls attention to food waste by sending tweens undercover in their homes

KFC Picked an Unknown Actor as Its New ‘Celebrity’ Colonel, for a Pretty Clever Reason

KFC’s new celebrity colonel isn’t a celebrity at all. The fried-chicken chain just picked Christopher Boyer, an unknown actor, to play the part of Colonel Sanders in its latest twist on the campaign from Wieden + Kennedy. Why choose an unknown? Because Boyer is playing the role of the Value Colonel—and KFC says not using a celebrity … Continue reading KFC Picked an Unknown Actor as Its New ‘Celebrity’ Colonel, for a Pretty Clever Reason

Pringles Will Make Its First National Appearance in the Super Bowl

For the first time, Pringles will be making a national appearance in the Super Bowl LII on Feb. 4, with the debut of a new campaign—”Flavor Stacking.” According to the Kellogg’s snack food company, the 30-second spot, dropping in the first half of the Big Game, will “introduce Americans to an entirely new way to enjoy … Continue reading Pringles Will Make Its First National Appearance in the Super Bowl

A Dunkin’ Donuts Beer Will Be Released to Mark the Winter Solstice

Billed as the first beer ever made with Dunkin’ Donuts’ Dark Roast Coffee, the new brew is the doughnut brand’s second brewing collaboration this year. In the 1980s, Dunkin’ Donuts introduced its famous spokesperson Fred the Baker: The chubby, mustachioed old man was famous for his catchphrase, “Time to make the donuts.” But if the chain was looking … Continue reading A Dunkin’ Donuts Beer Will Be Released to Mark the Winter Solstice