31 May 2013 - 9:19am | posted by | 7 comments

Irn-Bru jumps on personalised can bandwagon, suitable only for people called Fanny

Irn-Bru jumps on personalised can bandwagon, suitable only for people called FannyIrn-Bru jumps on personalised can bandwagon, suitable only for people

Following on from Coca-Cola’s personalised ‘share a Coke’ campaign, Irn-Bru has taken a leaf out of the soft drink giant’s ad book.

However, while several people complained about not being able to find their names in the Coke campaign, there will be even more unhappiness as Irn-Bru only caters for one name: Fanny.

Last year, Irn-Bru introduced the world to ‘Fanny’ in a TV ad.

When The Drum asked if the cans would be rolling out into shops, a spokesperson said that there was no news at the moment, but said the reaction online had been great.

We like Irn-Bru but holding one of those cans you'd feel like a right...

Comments

31 May 2013 - 10:09
benjifarrell

Love it. I want this can. Such a good response to Coke's ridiculous campaign - surely having a 'personalized bottle' died out with Alton Towers souvenirs in 1996?

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31 May 2013 - 10:37
thebowseat

Fantastic response to a tacky original idea. All sorts of puns are being bandied about at this very second I have no doubt. Well done Barrs.

On a separate note Drum, can we have a LinkedIn share button on articles please?

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31 May 2013 - 12:05
ishbelm's picture

@thebowseat Hi, You can share on LinkedIn by clicking on the share button, then scrolling down to 'more' and choosing LinkedIn from the list.

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31 May 2013 - 13:48
Chris B's picture

@thebowseat I completely agree about everything, but especially the Linkedin share button! Come on Drum, surely you know your target audience!?

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31 May 2013 - 10:37
matth14897's picture

Fantastic response to a tacky original idea. All sorts of puns are being bandied about at this very second I have no doubt. Well done Barrs.

On a separate note Drum, can we have a LinkedIn share button on articles please?

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31 May 2013 - 10:45
rosiemilton's picture

*eye twitches*

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4 Jun 2013 - 10:40
colinbancmedia's picture

Hilarious.

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