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love it! [Dec. 19th, 2005|09:32 am]
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PepsiCo ran an ad campaign in Germany featuring the slogan, “the come-alive generation.” But in the German translation, the slogan came out as “the arise-from-the-grave generation.” Consumers in Germany wondered if Pepsi was some kind of drink for Zombies.
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[User Picture]From: randomposting
2005-12-19 01:25 pm (UTC)

Re: Ya get what ya pay for

Exactly! I find it hard to believe that none of these executives have considered the increased benefits of doing individual ad campaigns for each country. Silly's.
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