Since Oog came out of the cave and bought his first wheel. Yet I too find it hard to argue that Reebok should have been more careful in choosing what to say to and promote among the potential buyers of its products. If you do that, everything else falls into line. Howard Stern and Rush Limbaugh — not to mention late night talk show hosts — are always looking for that thing that catches the audiences ire. Out of most of the comments and responses, there is one universal. Rebook has pulled a controversial ad which read, Cheat on your girlfriend, not on your workout, when an outrage of comments poured in after the photo went viral on the Internet.
Happens all the time — short sighted and dumb, dumb, dumb. The nuances made perfect sense in my head as I typed them ;. In late March of 2012, an ad appeared in a Germany Gym that sparked a huge controversy all over the world. Why would you ever create an ad containing such an offensive slogan? Great for men, Women, Teen boys and girls. We regret that some offensive Reebok materials were recently printed, Reebok spokesman Tuesday. The content on our website is for informational and educational purposes only and is not intended as medical advice or to replace a relationship with a qualified healthcare professional.
Groupon during the 2011 Super Bowl. My immediate reaction was a ~wrinkle nose, curl up lip~ thing, usually reserved for that website on the People of Wal-Mart. I love their gear, and their customer service is incredible. This poses a challenge for organizations because some creative ideas may be the steppingstones for progress, success, or provide the competitive edge. This is especially the case with saints and sages who can help us by giving their association and sharing their spiritual knowledge and realizations. That is just horrible business and money lost.
While I believe this ad is offensive in the American market, it may not be viewed that way in other markets. I tried a different one, but the experience was awful. Read more: Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude. Design by This funny, Humor shirt, Is perfect for anyone who loves dating, Relationship quotes during their workout at the gym, Running, power lifting, Basketball. Women workout at the gym just as much, if not more than men.
Un-American does not mean bad. Not on your girlfriend, or your boyfriend or your workout or anything else. And seriously — if you were a guy who cheated on your girlfriend — would you be caught dead in these shoes? If a company chooses to use a marketing method that is rather controversial, it is almost impossible to avoid negative feedback and moreover a negative effect on the corporate image that is directly related to the amounts of sales and revenues. But if Merrell had pulled this stunt, a brand I have loved and recommended to absolutely everyone… yeah. It is obvious after reading that slogan that it was directed towards men; however, the underlying message of it is so unbelievably harsh.
My loyalty would be gone. And I think men will feel that way, too. Share The letter read: 'This form of advertising shows a dishonest and disrespectful attitude towards women and your company should be ashamed to have even placed this ad in various places thinking it would be perceived in any other way. Even a paper advertisement will find its way online and once that happens, good luck trying to stop it. In some cases yes, in others, no. Still remains to be seen.
Whatever sport or exercise you pick, Show that it's a priority with this unique weight shirt. We had only one: Respect the game. The reason this is a bad ad is that it makes us that much more numb to immoral behavior. Why the Reebok Ad is a Fail Shock jocks have a long a revered history. I think that was what Reebok was trying to achieve here.
They should be kissing our asses. In an attempt to tell people to get the most out of their workouts, this ad from is definitely sending the wrong message. This is a head-scratcher of the highest order. And I am so grateful to know that I should skip right over products when shopping. Reebok has every right to place it in locations such as the mentioned German gym if that is what proves effective.