KFC Ad Pulled After Causing Uproar

Image Credits: By Bidgee, Wikipedia Commons

KFC ad pulled. Image Credits: By Bidgee, Wikipedia Commons


KFC ad pulled after causing an uproar. Another bad idea in advertising? Or maybe it was a good idea after all the free publicity it garnered.


 

Raunchy KFC ad campaign removed in an hour

From The Age by Nick Tuscano:

Whoever cooked up KFC Australia’s latest marketing stunt is either in hot water or in line for a big promotion.

In an extremely short-lived social media campaign, the fast food chain on Friday morning released a raunchy image on Twitter showing a man and a woman sitting in a provocative position on a couch.

The man leans back and grins towards his pixelated crotch, where the woman’s hand is reached.

“Warning,” the post said. “Something hot and spicy is coming soon … ”

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