The Origins of Coca-Cola reach all the way back to 1886 in Atlanta, Ga. Since then, they’ve been creating some of the most memorable ad campaigns in American history. Their current campaign, “share a coke,” is printing names on cans and bottles of Coca-Cola to encourage people to connect with those around them. In the spirit of sharing a coke, we’ve found our favorite coke ads from the past.
The creepy Coke sprite of the 40’s and 50’s
The 1970’s saw, “It’s the real thing. Coke.”
1971 also had the famous “I’d like to buy the world a coke” commercial!
There was the love affair between Bacardi and Coke…
And Mean Joe Green in 1979
And of course, the Polar bears!