McDonald’s Ramps Up The Hyperbole & Ditches The Menu Items In New Post-Lockdown Campaign

McDonald’s Ramps Up The Hyperbole & Ditches The Menu Items In New Post-Lockdown Campaign
SHARE
THIS



For most of us, a trip to McDonald’s is a guilty (often anonymous) pleasure or a quick-fix for a hangover.

Not so McDonald’s France who’s using a new spot – to celebrate the re-opening of its 1400 outlets following CV-19 – to suggest its restaurants are for “colleagues, friends, children, singers, lovers, ex-lovers and super lovers”.

The minute-long spot is called “Come back as you are” and is the work of incumbent creative DDB.

Interestingly, the spot forgoes flogging actual menu items, but rather plays as a homage to the restaurants themselves – kitchen, Drive-Thrus and even the outdoor furniture and umbrellas. And it’s all sans any pretty customers or juicy burgers.

It’s probably a little overblown, but strangely it kinda works and arguably highlights the simple pleasures we’ve all missed during lockdown. Check it out below:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please login with linkedin to comment

Ad campaigns McDonald's

Latest News

Study: Why The Australian Made Green & Gold Kangaroo Remains A Winner
  • Marketing

Study: Why The Australian Made Green & Gold Kangaroo Remains A Winner

The Australian Made logo has confirmed its international appeal, with new Horizon Consumer Science research finding 97 per cent of overseas consumers have a positive first impression of the iconic green and gold kangaroo. The research, which was carried out in six diverse export markets, found that more than two thirds (70 per cent) of […]

DDB Melbourne Wins Dulux’s Creative
  • Advertising

DDB Melbourne Wins Dulux’s Creative

Dulux has appointed DDB Melbourne as its sole creative and strategy agency following a competitive pitch. As a result of the appointment, the agency will lead strategy and creative for Dulux’s Decorative paints and coatings portfolio of brands, including Dulux, British Paints, and Berger. Dulux GM of Marketing, Strategy & Growth, Richard Hansen said: “Previously […]

ME Bank’s Candice Ayad: Leaders Of The Future Must Show Empathy, Vulnerability
  • Marketing

ME Bank’s Candice Ayad: Leaders Of The Future Must Show Empathy, Vulnerability

Candice Ayad has worked with strong, powerful women leaders. But they lacked two fundamental qualities in their leadership, which, she says, will be critical within businesses going forward. The Women in Media Awards, presented by Are Media, are just days away, with the best of Australian media set to be recognised and celebrated for their […]

by B&T Magazine

B&T Magazine
The Five Values For Business Success
  • Opinion

The Five Values For Business Success

Here's a serious business article that hopefully ticks B&T's quota box for serious business articles.

Opinion

by B&T Magazine

B&T Magazine
Is B2B Marketing Missing Its Emotional Touch?
  • Media

Is B2B Marketing Missing Its Emotional Touch?

B2B marketers could learn a thing or two from their B2C colleagues, argues WP Engine VP APAC sales Mark Randall in this guest post. It surprises me how many B2B organisations are not quite hitting the mark when it comes to reaching their audience. When talking directly to businesses, many brands are missing an opportunity […]

Opinion

by B&T Magazine

B&T Magazine
Burger King Trials Reusable Packaging
  • Media

Burger King Trials Reusable Packaging

Here's a top initiative from Burger King that does kinda sound like a slightly tedious Craig Reucassel documentary.

by B&T Magazine

B&T Magazine