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T.L. Stanley

T.L. Stanley is a Los Angeles-based senior editor at Adweek, where she specializes in consumer trends, cannabis marketing, meat alternatives, pop culture, challenger brands and creativity.

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Fermentation, Fungus and Labriculture: How the Plant-Based Phenomenon Will Expand in 2021

2021 Outlook

Get ready for microalgae and fava beans, pig-free pork rinds, and veggie-based spreads that are definitely not your grandmother’s tubs of margarine. The future of plant-based food is now, according [...]

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Here’s Just How Divided Millennials and Boomers Are About Going Plant-Based This Holiday

Plant-Based Products

Baby boomers, many of them reared on glazed ham and stuffed turkey for the holidays, aren’t fully convinced that they should change those dining habits. That might set them up [...]

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How Cannabis Brands Are Preparing for a Christmas Green Rush

Brand Marketing

Green Wednesday, a nascent holiday in the cannabis universe, came out with buds blazing in 2020, showing triple-digit sales spikes around the country on Nov. 25 and setting the weed [...]

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Kroger Got Jeff Goldblum and Sterling K. Brown to Decorate Cookies, and It’s So Wholesome

Grocery

The sponsored video by Funny or Die builds on the 'Cooking With Jeff' digital series.

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An Adorable Kitten Makes This Dutch Lottery Ad an Instant Crowd Pleaser

AdFreak

TBWA\Neboko introduces another animal-centric campaign for the popular New Year's Eve draw.

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Don’t Botox-Shame Me, Says This Hilarious Ad for a Chicago Med Spa

AdFreak

'Let's feel good about looking good,' says the ad—which takes aim against haters.

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Is Your Advent Calendar as Cool as This One Borden Carved From a Massive Block of Cheese?

Food & Beverage

The dairy brand also transformed Santa into a keto-loving fitness fanatic in holiday campaign.

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An Impromptu Choir Beautifully Champions the Power of Community in Teleflora Ad

Brand Marketing

Through the magic of technology, a woman named Carol can hang out with her granddaughter during the coronavirus-ravaged holidays. But it’s a cold substitute for an in-person visit, with the [...]

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Meijer’s Holiday Ad Confronts the Way It All Feels ‘Wrong’ This Year

Adapting to Crisis

In a scene that’s no doubt playing out in living rooms around the country, a family puts up its holiday decorations, trying to end the long and tumultuous year with [...]