Nowadays, it’s very hard for companies to sell their products to consumers and get their names out there. The marketing and advertising campaigns are for those who are the cleverest and not just about who has the most money. From free car giveaway to a bomb scare, these advertisements are all legendary in their own right for ingenuity and creativity.
You get a car
General Motors has become a legendary example of marketing at the Oprah Winfrey’s free car giveaway on her talk show. But the winner would have to pay 7,000 dollars tax on each of the Pontiacs. After negative publicity, Pontiac covered the state sales tax.