'Into It': Kendall Jenner's Pepsi Controversy, Ashley Thomas's 'Emmerdale' Exit And Harry Styles' New Music

Into It | Posted 07.04.2017 | UK Entertainment
Into It

Kendall Jenner dominated the headlines this week thanks to her controversial Pepsi commercial, and in the latest episode of 'Into It', the team is weighing in on the ensuing media furore, and pondering how much the 'Keeping Up With The Kardashians' star is to blame for the backlash.

Madonna Reopens 28-Year Feud With Pepsi, Following Kendall Jenner Ad Campaign

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 06.04.2017 | UK Entertainment

Madonna has reignited her 28-year feud with Pepsi, in a not-so-subtle Instagram post. As we’re sure you’re well aware by now, Pepsi landed itself ...

Kendall Jenner's Slammed Pepsi Ad Is Proof Advertising Needs Diversity

Philip Ellis | Posted 05.04.2017 | UK
Philip Ellis

It isn't necessarily a bad thing for brands to want to be involved in activism. They have the money and the influence to potentially drive real change forward. But throwing Muslim photographers, Asian cellists and transgender activists into the supporting cast of a Kendall Jenner publicity stunt is not the way to go about it.

Kendall Jenner's Protest-Themed Pepsi Advert Pulled After Huge Backlash

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 06.04.2017 | UK Entertainment

Pepsi has been forced to pull a new advert starring Kendall Jenner following a huge social media backlash. The drinks brand has apologised for causing...

An Independent Soft Drink Producer's Response to the Sugar Tax

Jonathan Luker | Posted 19.03.2017 | UK
Jonathan Luker

As a small producer, and working with many other start-ups and other small producers, we have perhaps a unique position from which to view the proposed sugar tax, due to take effect from 2018.

Sugar Ain't Sweet Jeremy Hunt

Ben Johns | Posted 19.10.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Ben Johns

Sugar is and will always be a treat, just like a glass of wine or the occasional cigarette but when there are equally bad effects on the health then surely its time that we call a cut on the amount that we consume. It may taste sweet initially, but the long term effects which aren't being showed to us should make you feel bitter.

In Other News, Pepsi Is Entering The Smartphone Business....Yup

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 13.10.2015 | UK Tech

Pepsi has announced that it is making a smartphone for the Chinese market, that's right. Now it's not often you see a headline like that, but as sm...

Fifa: Shame on the Brands Making Corruption Possible

Mark Hillary | Posted 28.05.2016 | UK Sport
Mark Hillary

The American FBI swooped down and arrested seven top officials of the world football body Fifa in Switzerland yesterday. Even though it is a story fro...

The Cult of Celebrity

Rae Duke | Posted 18.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rae Duke

We have created a culture that, on mass, rejects spiritual belief yet deifies the famous. Our new, modern day religion is the focal point of many people's lives. A whopping 11.7 million people trawl through the celebrity gossip pages of the Mail Online every day!

Who'd Be Dropped From The Five-A-Side Team?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

Jack Wilshere inherited Robin van Persie's No.10 shirt at Arsenal, and the midfielder found himself in the same room as his former teammate for a comm...

Here's The Most Cringeworthy Ad Translation Fails

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 11.10.2013 | UK

Businesses are increasingly have to compete in the "global race", as Prime Minister David Cameron says. This means knowing how to deal with potent...

Coke Zero and Pepsi Max: 'Air Is Part of the Recipe'

Alfie Bown | Posted 29.09.2013 | UK
Alfie Bown

Jacques Lacan at the start of his seminar on The Ethics of Psychoanalysis states that desire 'is always desire in the second degree, desire of desire....

Coke's Plan to Teach the World to Sing Is Almost Complete

Steve McKevitt | Posted 21.08.2013 | UK
Steve McKevitt

The Myanmar launch presents Coca Cola with an interesting challenge. Here is a market that not only has no idea what Coke tastes like (sweet, fizzy, vaguely fruity) but one without any previous exposure to advertising either. I've no doubt that Coke will succeed, but I think the manner in which it will how achieve that success is very interesting.

Consumer Brands And Creative Content; A New Synergy

Nik Thakkar | Posted 03.07.2013 | UK Entertainment
Nik Thakkar

Partnering consumer brands with fashion, music, sport and film in the form of endorsement and sponsorship has been commonplace for decades now, howeve...

10% Off Wine For Mothers, Journalists, Bankers, Germans & Gingers

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 06.03.2013 | UK

Are you ginger? A mother? A journalist? A banker? German? Perhaps a ginger German journalist? Do you drink wine? Well you're in luck, for if you f...

Beyoncé's £30m Deal

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 11.12.2012 | Home

Beyoncé is continuing on her path to world domination by putting her signature on a £30m deal with Pepsi. However, the singer has secured a deal...

WATCH: Spec Coca-Cola Ad Is Better Than The Real Thing

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.11.2012 | UK Comedy

Look, we don't really know why someone would bother making an awesome ad for Coca-Cola when they weren't actually being paid to do so. But that's what...

Are Celebrity Endorsements the Reason We Only Get What We Pay For?

Daniel Warner | Posted 23.12.2012 | Home
Daniel Warner

A sports car won't make you grow a bigger penis and a spritz of Chanel will never bag you a Brad Pitt so don't buy into it. A smear of lipstick won't leave you looking like Kate Moss and all the isotonic sports drinks in the world won't give you thighs like Chris Hoy.

WATCH: One Direction's Pepsi Ad

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 10.10.2012 | Home

One Direction are fast becoming the face of everything. Earlier today we today you of how the boys were lending their teeth to a new range of toot...

Jamie Oliver Blasts Beckham And Lineker For Promoting Bad Food

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 25.07.2012 | UK

TV chef Jamie Oliver has panned David Beckham and Gary Lineker for promoting Walkers crisps and Pepsi to British children. In a scathing letter to ...

WARNING: Nike Trainers 'Banned' From Olympics

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 20.07.2012 | UK

Lord Coe has admitted fans will be banned from wearing Pepsi T-shirts at the Olympic park - and could even be turned away for sporting Nike trainers. ...

Time To Can It? Coca-Cola ‘Contain Alcohol And Increase Cancer Risk’

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 29.06.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A recent study has revealed that more than half of leading cola soft drink brands contain small traces of alcohol. Researchers from the National ...

Drink Giants Alter Recipe To Avoid Cancer Warning

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 09.03.2012 | Home

Drink giants Coca Cola and Pepsi have altered their recipes in order to avoid having to display cancer warnings on their products, they announced on T...

Being Hyper Guggenheim

Laila Escartín-Sorjonen | Posted 21.03.2012 | Home
Laila Escartín-Sorjonen

Helsinki is split into two: the pro-Guggenheim league and the anti-Guggenheim one.