Tag Archives: Branding Mistakes
The sexiest name in colognes?

Is this the sexiest brand name in men’s cologne?

Spotted this outdoor advertisement today, and couldn’t stop laughing. What kind of a brand name is “Kevin” for a cologne?

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MTV has a lot to answer for…

The influence of the MTV show Pimp My Ride featuring rapper Xzibit has been wide reaching, with “Pimp My _____” appearing everywhere.

Which is fine, but this time I think it has gone to far…

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CockPit Diapers

Can you think of a worse brand name for diapers?

Branding in another language is a fine art. There are so many examples of it going wrong. But a lot of the time it is not the translation that is the issue, instead a lack of understanding the local slang. Which is why the brand name for these diapers I saw in a favela in Brazil is so damn funny…

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