This bus stop ad for Johnnie Walker was found right in front (100 meters) of a secondary school in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. (Date added: 05/03/13)
Two sponsored advertisements for beer brands (Palm and Amstel). Found on a Dutch Facebook page on April 24th 2013. This account has never expressed interessed in alcohol brands (for example never ‘liked’ such brands). Yet still they appear, based on other data (demographic statistics, other likes, friends etc…). (Rest of the page blurred for privacy reasons).
An example of the huge marketing push Heineken is giving the new James Bond movie ‘Skyfall’. Besides the characteristic silhouette of British super spy ‘007’, the packaging of this six pack contains a text explaining that you can win cinema tickets for the movie on Heineken’s Facebook page.
This Australian ad from 2011 for a 10 year old Rum was found on multiple websites and shows how alcohol producers aim their wares at their consumers. In this instance a handsome young man, enjoying his drink and looking desirable despite missing his arm. Giving a message along the lines of: ‘You can still enjoy our drinks and look cool, despite physical hardships, if you are a tough guy’. Source: http://www.wabbaly.com/advertising-alcohol-inspiration/
This animated online ad for Southern Comfort (Brown-Forman) was found at morningadvertiser.co.uk. It advertises to alcohol outlets with a promotion, in which stores can win Southern Comfort pitchers if they place an order of a certain magnitude.
Facebook advertisement of beer brewer Warsteiner, the ad says: Win a fantstic trip to Miami. Fill in your crown cork code and become likely to win every week!