Kendall Jenner’s ad for Pepsi is just one example of a major brand’s lack of sensitivity when rolling out a marketing campaign. Photo: handout
Kendall Jenner’s ad for Pepsi is just one example of a major brand’s lack of sensitivity when rolling out a marketing campaign. Photo: handout

When ads go bad: Burger King UK’s Women’s Day tweet, the Kendall Jenner Pepsi furore, Donald Trump’s Macy’s mayhem and 3 more sensitivity scandals that shocked us

  • Kendall Jenner’s Pepsi ad appeared to exploit protests like #BlackLivesMatter while KitchenAid tweeted a joke about Barack Obama’s dead grandmother
  • Victoria’s Secret’s ‘The Perfect Body’ tagline was criticised for body shaming while a Bloomingdales’ ad seemed to condone date rape

Kendall Jenner’s ad for Pepsi is just one example of a major brand’s lack of sensitivity when rolling out a marketing campaign. Photo: handout
Kendall Jenner’s ad for Pepsi is just one example of a major brand’s lack of sensitivity when rolling out a marketing campaign. Photo: handout
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