Coca-Cola advertising in Nazi Germany

Coca-Cola advertising in Nazi Germany

Can you imagine Coca-Cola advertising in Nazi Germany? Well, this beverage promoted itself heavily, hoping that aggressive rhetorics won’t turn into WW2. And here’s how it began. Berlin hosted the Olympics in 1936, and Coca-Cola invested a lot into the promotion during and before the event. To start with Coca-Cola paid for the Master Sponsorship,…

Vintage gun ads

Vintage gun ads

Gun companies walk a very fine line in advertising weapons. In recent years the delicate nature of selling a deadly product to a mass audience has kept gun ads away from mainstream outlets like newspapers or television. But once upon a time, the nation’s gun makers didn’t need to be so sensitive. A scan of…