TV shows and movies have long been a playground for brands, and this week was no exception. From classic snacks sneaking into scenes to luxury beverages being unapologetically front and center, we’re serving up a fresh list of the most notable product placements you may have missed, according to the Product Placement Blog.
Welcome Back, Snack Attack: Guy’s Snacks Takes Two in Somebody Somewhere
In an impressive two-for-one deal, we spotted Guy’s Snacks not once, but twice on Somebody Somewhere. Season 2, episodes 6 and 7, to be exact. First, lounging casually in the background, barely hinting at their crunchy goodness. Then, making a sneaky appearance in a plastic bag held by Jeff Hiller’s character, Joel.
Limoncello Takes Center Stage: Caravella Limoncello in Book Club: The Next Chapter
Let’s toast to this next product placement. Caravella Limoncello Originale d’Italia Liqueur made a dazzling appearance in the 2023 film Book Club: The Next Chapter. From a focused shot to all the characters enjoying the Italian drink, this placement screamed, “Drink me!
Need a Boost? Red Bull Flies High in Hypnotic
Fancy an energy hit? Red Bull didn’t miss the mark with its appearance in the 2023 film Hypnotic. It was spotted several times, casually perched on street vendors.
Old School Cool: Retro Boombox Featured in Ted Lasso
Product placement can get fascinatingly retro-like. In Ted Lasso season 3, episode 12, the GPO Retro GPOMANSL Manhattan Boombox Stereo Bluetooth Speaker made a slick, clear appearance.
Cracking Open a Cold One: Tecate Beer Chills Out in High Desert
In High Desert, Season 1, Episode 5, Tecate beer sneaks into a scene. Just a group of characters casually enjoying a cold one, creating a refreshing spot of product placement.
Moët & Chandon Bubbles Up in Awkwafina Is Nora From Queens
A sparkling moment was spotted in the latest episode of Awkwafina Is Nora From Queens. Our keen eyes didn’t miss the Moët & Chandon bottle stealing the spotlight in a subtle yet striking product placement.
With Love, from G.H. Mumm et Cie Champagne
Champagne seems to be the trend of the week! G.H. Mumm et Cie, another prestigious brand, made its dazzling appearance in With Love Season 2 Episode 3. The big product placement moment? The camera zooms in for a close-up of the sparkling bottle – impossible to miss!
Sweet Surprise: Oreo Cookies Steal the Show in With Love
Who can resist a classic Oreo moment? With Love Season 2, Episode 5 presented us with an irresistible product placement. The characters played a game using the beloved cookies – a subtle reminder that Oreos always bring the fun.
Time is of the Essence: Movado Watch in Manifest
High-end watch brand Movado elegantly tick-tocked its way into “Manifest” Season 4, Episodes 18 and 20. Spotted on the wrists of Josh Dallas and J.R. Ramirez, the luxury item was subtly woven into the storyline.
Fool’s Paradise: A Feast of Product Placements
Fool’s Paradise, the new 2023 movie released digitally this week, serves us a table full of famous brands. The scene of the actors eating snacks and drinks is an ingenious showcase of brand presence.
LaCroix sparkling water, Coffee Beanery, Lipton and Bagel Bites all find a place on the table.
Pop and Pour: Pepsi makes a Splash in BlackBerry
Finally, the beloved beverage Pepsi made a crisp appearance in the 2023 film BlackBerry. The camera made sure to focus on the iconic Pepsi bottle – a classic case of product placement.
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