TITLE

Candy Freaks

AUTHOR(S)
Anderson, Mae
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Adweek;3/21/2005, Vol. 46 Issue 12, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article informs that things are always a little wacky in the world of Skittles, thanks to TBWA\Chiat\Day in New York; and two new spots for Smoothie Mix Skittles, breaking today, make things a little wackier. The ads were shot in February in Los Angeles. Copy at the end of the spot adds "Blend the rainbow" to the tagline "Taste the rainbow."
ACCESSION #
16557845

 

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