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Nando’s burns 'African-nasti' Absa with hilariously cheeky new advertisement

4 September 2018 8:22 PM
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Branding and advertising expert Andy Rice loves Nando’s burn of Absa in its funny and more than a little mischievous new ad.

Every week The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield asks branding and advertising expert Andy Rice to share with him the week’s advertising “heroes” and “zeroes”.

This week, Rice critiqued a funny and more than a little mischievous new advert for Nando’s.

In the ad, Nando’s takes shots at a number of brands, but especially Absa.

The bank's recent campaign "Africanacity" becomes "African-nasti".

Burn!

Listen to the interview in the audio below.

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4 September 2018 8:22 PM
Tags:
Advertising
Nandos
Absa
Andy Rice
Nando's
branding
Nandos ads
Nando's ads
Nando's advert
Africanacity
African-nasti

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