Some of our work can be inspiring. And sometimes that inspiration can breed...'imitation'. The W+K London blog reports some similarities between their Lurpak work and work done by Batey Ads of Singapore. And if you remember this bit W+K did for Nike's 'Girl Effect':
...it's fun to watch BBDO's new Starbucks "get out the vote" effort.
Though hard to catch on first viewing, if you watch closely, you may notice stylistic similarities. At least it's for a good cause.
Unlike the 'Girl Effect' effort, however, offering folks an incentive to vote those is actually apparently felony, however well-intentioned, so Starbucks today altered the offer:
"To ensure we are in compliance with election law, we are extending our offer to all customers who request a tall brewed coffee," Starbucks spokeswoman Diana Fullerton wrote in an e-mail. "We're pleased to honor our commitment to communities on this important election day."