Ad Sales


Squarespace Will Have Ads During Super Bowl Alongside Global Brands

Website design and management service Squarespace confirmed to Adweek today that it will be a national advertiser in this year’s Super Bowl. Amid a field of global brands and top-tier ad agencies, Squarespace will be a a bit of an outlier, with limited national awareness and a spot produced entirely in-house. The ad was created by a team led by… News, Reviews, Previews of Super Bowl Commercials

NBC Begins Selling Ads for 2015 Super Bowl

Even before the kickoff for Super Bowl XLVIII takes place on Fox in a few weeks, NBC has made a dent in selling off the ad inventory it has for its 2015 broadcast of the pigskin classic. The Peacock has sold a “double digit” number of ad berths for Super Bowl XLVIX, said Seth Winter, exec veep of sales and…


Wonderful Pistachios Super Bowl Ad To Star Stephen Colbert

Wonderful Pistachios announced today that Stephen Colbert, Emmy-award winning host and executive producer of Comedy Central’s “The Colbert Report,” will star in two Super Bowl spots for the nation’s leading pistachio grower. This will be Wonderful Pistachios’ second consecutive Super Bowl appearance and will kick-off a new, full-year agreement with Mr. Colbert under the campaign theme, “Get Crackin’, America.” “Since…


Toyota Highlander Joins 2014 Super Bowl Commercial Lineup

Toyota’s redesigned Highlander will be advertised in a 60-second Super Bowl commercial during halftime. Jack Hollis, VP of marketing for Toyota, mentioned to AdAge that Kaley Cuoco may return for this year’s Super Bowl commercial. Cuoco, who stars in CBS’ The Big Bang Theory, appeared in Toyota’s Super Bowl ad last year. However, Hollis did say that Toyota is still working on… News, Reviews, Previews of Super Bowl Commercials

Facebook’s new ads target Super Bowl Sunday

Fox network may not be the only media outlet to charge $4 million for a Super Bowl ad. Facebook may also be looking to cash in on the Super Bowl with its new auto-play video advertising, The Post has learned. The new ad format is set to launch in a test phase on Thursday, though agencies say Super Bowl Sunday,…


General Mills to Promote Cheerios in Super Bowl

General Mills is placing an ad for its iconic brand Cheerios in the Super Bowl for the first time. The Twin Cities-based grain giant hasn’t appeared in a Super Bowl since 1996, and Cheerios never has. In the meantime, the brand has led General Mills’ charge into better-for-you positioning based on oats’ heart-healthiness, served as an important vehicle for Big… News, Reviews, Previews of Super Bowl Commercials

Super Bowl Ad Sellout Announced by Fox

The Super Bowl may be two months away, but already Fox has sold out all of the available Super Bowl commercial slots. Fox has sold out all of its TV broadcast slots roughly two months before the Feb. 2 football championship in New Jersey, the company announced Wednesday. The sellout comes about one month earlier than did CBS’s sellout announcement… News, Reviews, Previews of Super Bowl Commercials

SodaStream to return to Super Bowl ad game

SodaStream will use the 2014 Super Bowl to launch a new marketing campaign. Last year, the company created quite a buzz with a Super Bowl spot it eventually had to modify because it slapped around PepsiCo and Coca-Cola a little too hard. News, Reviews, Previews of Super Bowl Commercials

Butterfinger Plans to Take on Reese’s With Super Bowl Ad

Reese’s is about to get some sticky new competition from Bart Simpson-backed Butterfinger. The Nestle brand has bought a Super Bowl spot plugging a new peanut butter cup version of the classic candy bar that will launch in January. Bart will not appear in the Super Bowl spot, said Butterfinger Brand Manager Jeremy Vandervoet. He was considered, but the brand… News, Reviews, Previews of Super Bowl Commercials

Super Bowl advertisers commit super early

Super Bowl ad fever is hitting absurdly early this year. The National Football League’s regular season hasn’t even begun, but four major advertisers — and a fifth on tap early next week — have announced plans to advertise in the Super Bowl, which is five months off. Tuesday, Dannon announced plans to advertise its Oikos Greek Yogurt brand in the…

Kia Super Bowl Ad Airs First in Theaters … Again

In a Super Bowl advertising blockbuster sequel, Kia Motors America will be back on the big screen for the premiere of its 2013 big game commercial. The fast-growing automaker’s complete 60-second “Space Babies” ad for the redesigned 2014 Sorento CUV will premiere on Feb. 1 on more than 19,000 movie screens nationwide in NCM Media Networks’ FirstLook pre-show program before…

Dish Could Score With Super Bowl Ad Rejection

CNET was to give Dish a pair of awards at the Consumer Electronics Show for the latest iteration of its Hopper, but CBS HQ stepped in and put a stop to it. CBS and other networks have been enraged by the AutoHop feature that allows the automatic removal of all commercials in a show and are suing Dish hoping to…