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08-11-2006, 03:27 PM
I recently saw the new Coke ad, where an older man gets reinvigorated by drinking Coke. Naturally, he's drinking out of a glass contour bottle (and given the results, I wouldn't be surprised if it was a sucrose-sweetened variety! ;). What universe do they film these commercials in, anyway? (I want to join!)
Maybe the Coca-Cola Corporation has their own bottler that they go to just for the commercials?
[ 08-11-2006, 02:28 PM: Message edited by: doug1885 ]
08-11-2006, 05:05 PM
Is this one?
See "First Taste" ad here... (http://mfile.akamai.com/332/wmv/cocacola.download.akamai.com/332/announce/_media/TV/us_KOCL63P4_engl_300.asx)
08-11-2006, 05:59 PM
Yes, that's it!
08-12-2006, 05:58 PM
On closer inspection, those bottles appear to have classic red crown tops (!), rather than the white screw-on tops of the "Grab it in Glass" experiment (see <http://www.bevnet.com/bevboard/cgi-bin/ultimatebb.cgi?ubb=get_topic;f=3;t=001146>).
(perhaps the old guy is *already* in Heaven? :))
08-12-2006, 06:24 PM
The same happened to me... when I saw the american Coke ads from 1994 where appears a Coca-Cola Classic Glass Bottle with red ACL Label on it, I thought I could find Coke glass bottles in U.S., and in my first visit to McAllen,TX, I searched like crazy that glass bottle... no success... later I found out that that bottle was a prop...