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September 24, 2018
Fargo man charged with swindling over $63,000 in high-end goods, services
FARGO — A Fargo man is accused of trading his employer's advertising space for more than $63,000 in luxury items and services for his own...
September 24, 2018 - 6:09am
August 29, 2018
Koch network to run $5 million US Senate campaign ad barrage
The political and policy network led by billionaire Charles Koch is planning to spend more than $5 million on a new advertising campaign to help Republican Senate candidates in Wisconsin, Missouri and Tennessee, three states critical to keeping or expanding GOP control of the chamber....
August 29, 2018 - 12:19pm
April 19, 2018
Settlement reached in ND-based Giant Snacks lawsuit against competitor’s advertising
FARGO – North Dakota-based Giant Snacks Inc. reached a settlement this week for a lawsuit alleging two South Dakota-based competitors misled consumers by falsely claiming to have half the salt of all or most other sunflower seeds. Wild Dutchman Products and partner Southern Sun,...
April 19, 2018 - 6:21pm
April 2, 2018
An updating, infuriating list of all the April Fools' pranks on the Internet in 2018
April Fools' Day was on a Sunday, April 1, and on Easter this year, which isn't the best scenario for all the thirsty brands looking to get their pranks into the weekday news cycle. Based on our email inbox, many of the brands have settled on the same workaround: Just start their...
April 2, 2018 - 1:47pm
January 28, 2018
Super Bowl ads are only one way Twin Cities ad agencies tap into the big game
ST. PAUL—Immediately before the NFL's shield logo fills your TV screen and Super Bowl LII kicks off at U.S. Bank Stadium on Sunday, Feb....
January 28, 2018 - 10:35pm
November 1, 2017
Russian ads, now publicly released, show sophistication of influence campaign
WASHINGTON - Lawmakers on Wednesday, Nov. 1, publicly shared several of the 3,000 Facebook ads bought by Russian operatives as they sought to...
November 1, 2017 - 1:53pm
October 9, 2017
Dove ad that shows a black woman turning herself white sparks consumer backlash
The Dove brand sheepishly admitted that it had "missed the mark" with a not-so-vaguely racist advertisement that has made it the latest target of consumer rage. But many angry and befuddled Dove lovers spent the weekend wondering what mark Dove was trying to hit in the first place....
October 9, 2017 - 7:39am
June 26, 2017
Gmail will no longer scan your emails for advertising purposes
Google is making a change to its advertising practices that will affect millions of Gmail users around the globe. Starting later this year, the...
June 26, 2017 - 11:32am
April 5, 2017
Pepsi pulls Kendall Jenner ad, says it 'missed the mark'
LOS ANGELES - In an attempt to court a politically active younger demographic, Pepsi may have instead set them off. A new ad for the soft...
April 5, 2017 - 1:50pm
North Dakota native has spent years in Super Bowl spotlight, making commercials
FARGO—He's helped make babies talk, bring characters of "The Brady Bunch" back to life and make it rain, in color—work seen by some...
February 5, 2017 - 6:00am
August 14, 2015
Facebook struggles to sell advertising in India
SAN FRANCISCO/MUMBAI -- Facebook is trying to lure skeptical advertisers in India with features such as free email support for questio
August 14, 2015 - 1:00am
May 30, 2014
New Jersey water park apologizes for amber alert pun in promotion
A New Jersey water park apologized for using a pun on the Amber Alert system for tracking down abducted and missing children in a promotional email aimed at attracting customers. Sahara Sam's, a park based in West Berlin,
May 30, 2014 - 5:00pm
December 12, 2011
Lowe's stands by decision to pull ads
NEW YORK (AP) -- Home improvement chain Lowe's plans to stick by its decision to yank its ads from a reality TV show about American Muslims amid growing debate over the move. California Sen. Ted Lieu said Sunday that he is considering calling for a boycott of Lowe's Cos., sparking...
December 12, 2011 - 8:15pm
April 28, 2011
Govt urging food companies to limit ads for kids
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The government is pressuring food companies to cut back on marketing unhealthy foods to children, releasing guidelines Thursday that could phase out advertisements on television, in stores and on the Internet if companies agree to go along with them. Under the...
April 28, 2011 - 5:15pm
April 13, 2010
Ethanol takes on big oil
ST. PAUL -- The ethanol industry is fighting back against big oil by buying $2.5 million in national television advertising. Gary Wertish of...
April 13, 2010 - 7:35am