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2017 Kellogg Super Bowl Advertising Review Results

6 Feb , 2017  

Mr.-Clean[1]

By Tim Calkins and Derek D. Rucker Visit the Kellogg Super Bowl Ad Review website to see this post with all the ads included. Click here.   A remarkable Super Bowl! The game itself was spectacular, Lady Gaga rocked the half-time show and advertisers aired an impressive collection of spots. Two overall themes emerged this […]

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The Super Bowl Detergent Battle

3 Feb , 2017  

Persil

On Sunday, the Patriots and Falcons will take to the field in Super Bowl LI. Each team will be looking to pick up yardage and put points on the board in hope of emerging the victor. It should be a terrific battle. The football game isn’t the only competition we will see. This year’s Super […]

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Five Remarkable Super Bowl Ads

27 Jan , 2017  

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The Super Bowl is approaching fast. Advertisers are putting the finishing touches on each spot and starting to roll out teaser campaigns. Some brands have already released their 2017 ads. This will be the 12th year of the Kellogg Super Bowl Advertising Review. On Super Bowl Sunday, a panel of about 60 Kellogg MBA students […]

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Super Bowl Advertising: 2016 Results

8 Feb , 2016  

Kia

Super Bowl 50 was a remarkable event for advertisers. Brands were reported to be paying $5 million or more to run spots during the game. Overall, it was an impressive collection of advertising. Many of the spots had strong branding and communicated a benefit. Compared to last year, there was a notable competitive tone. We […]

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Super Bowl 50 Advertising: Pre-Game Outlook

4 Feb , 2016  

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This will be a big year for Super Bowl advertising. There are more than forty companies trying to break through the clutter. Each one is paying about $5 million for a thirty-second spot. Here are things to consider as you watch this year’s Super Bowl: 1.Will the ad drive the business and build the brand? […]

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Persil’s Super Bowl Statement

1 Feb , 2016  

Persil

There will be several new advertisers on the Super Bowl this year. One unfamiliar name is Persil ProClean, a brand that will be making a statement with its spot. Persil is an enormous global business. The washing detergent dates back to 1907 and now has global sales of more than one billion euros. The brand is […]

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Super Bowl Ads: The Coming Storm

22 Jan , 2016  

Stadium

People in Washington, Philadelphia and New York are waiting for what might be a historic storm. A few flakes are falling at the moment but not much. This will soon change. It is the same story for Super Bowl advertising. Just over two weeks to go and all is calm. Things are rather quiet on […]

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Super Bowl Advice for Squarespace

18 Jan , 2016  

Squarespace 2016

Last year, Squarespace ran the worst spot on the Super Bowl, according to the Kellogg Super Bowl Advertising Review. Take a look: Squarespace will be back on the Super Bowl again this year, spending at least $5 million for the opportunity, so I thought I would provide some advice.   Dear Squarespace Team— It is […]

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Super Bowl 50: One Month to Go

7 Jan , 2016  

Broncos 2016

Super Bowl 50 is one month away. This is a stressful time for Super Bowl marketers. They are finalizing plans for the event, and the stakes are high. A successful Super Bowl effort can propel a brand and a career; a weak effort can damage both. Once again, I’ll be leading the Kellogg Super Bowl […]

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Kellogg Super Bowl Advertising Review: 2015 Results and Analysis

2 Feb , 2015  

Avocados from Mexico

The 2015 Super Bowl featured serious, emotional advertising. While the event usually tends to skew more towards humor, this year the laughs were in short supply. Overall the advertising was strong. Marketers are clearly focusing on creating spots that will resonate broadly and build both sales and the brand. Still, this year had its highs […]