Tag Archives: Fast Food

KFC Wants Latinos to Know That Eating Junk Food is Better, Cheaper than Cooking at Home

Watch as a Hispanic mom challenges her kids to cook a 7-piece meal under $10 and then -wisely- conclude they are all better off eating junk, Kentucky Fried Chicken. Because, really, how else are you going to feed your increasingly … Read More »

Corridos, Small People Star in Jack in The Box Ad

Jack in the Box has chosen a typical Mexican corrido for the Spanish-language version of one of the spots pitching mini sirloin burgers to the Spanish-speaking crowd. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fCv8eZuvwjA&eurl=http%3A%2F%2F] Watch the original, English-language spot below. Which do you prefer? [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ut0WDb-xzks&]

Pitching McDonald's as a Not-so-Fast Option

This commercial first aired in 2008 but it is currently running in the New York City market. Via d’expósito & Partners. Check it out, compare to other McDonald’s spots and leave your comments. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rN5cGy78-1I] Client: McDonald’s Agency: D’expósito Partners

Carl's Jr.'s Burger Sizzles with Drama in Univision-Produced New Spanish-language Spot

If culinary expert Padma Lakshmi can turn a Carl’s Jr. burger into a sensual experience, Univision can surely turn it into, well, a telenovela. In Deseos, a new TV spot produced by Univision and based on an idea of Initiative, … Read More »

'Cinco Dólares' is Subway's Message, in Spanish Too

I just saw this spot on Univision, although I don’t think it’s new. The spot is exactly the same running in the English-language market; it’s just that the copy -and music- has been translated into Spanish. If you have additional … Read More »

Taco Bell Knows The Importance of Change

What would you rather do with some spare change? Use it on the jukebox to play you and your girl’s favorite song or… save it for something more meaningful? Dallas-based Dieste has the answer in this :30 spot for client … Read More »

McDonald's Coffee Helps Make BFF's

The following commercial, Catching Up, was among the 27 awarded pieces for Alma DDB at this year’s Addy Awards Ceremony, held in Miami.  Alma DDB got a total of 17 GOLDS and 10 SILVERS. In addition, the shop got two … Read More »