Looking at how modern brands sell to the public. Plus the other hardware store declares war on the other, other hardware store. Wil, Todd and Russel are joined by Priya Patel and Christina Aventi.
How the servo pumps are full of ads. The Pitch asks if it's okay to lie to kids. Plus a look at the latest campaign to stop violence against women. Wil and Russel are joined by Adam Ferrier, Annie O'Rourke, and Camey O'Keefe.
Will Top Gun 2 put military recruitment in cruise control? How does ASIO sell the spy life? And sex toys have a new vibe. Wil, Todd and Russel are joined by Dee Madigan and Karen Ferry.
The major parties are on the attack but can you trust them? Can the PM change his perception? And can a great ground game make up ground. Wil Anderson and Todd Sampson join Lenda Oshalem, Sally Branson and Toby Ralph.
How are the major parties trying to buy your vote? Is Clive Palmer getting his money's worth? And should Australia become a Republic?
The Good, the Bad and the Really Bad. On the Gruen season finale, we look back at the ads that defined 2021 - the good, the bad, the really bad, and the oh god why won't this year end. Wil is joined by Todd, Russel, Christina Aventi and Camey O'Keefe.
Selling Summer & Cosmetic Surgery. How is ad land selling summer? Chanel's Ad-vent calendar, the skincare industry gets an injection of marketing and a Pitch to start (or stop) having kids. Wil is joined by Russel, Dee Madigan, Emily Taylor and Pia Chaudhuri.
Christmas & Novelty Flavours. 'Tis the season for rampant consumerism! Gruen unwraps Christmas campaigns, dissects disturbing novelty flavours, plus a Pitch to reinvent the working week. Wil, Todd and Russel are joined by Karen Ferry and Carolyn Miller.
Lego & Salmon. Wil, Todd and Russel are joined by Sunita Gloster and Emily Taylor to pull apart Lego brick by brick, and find out what's fishy in the salmon industry; on the Pitch, the agencies shake up consent campaigns.
Buy Now, Pay Later & Sunglasses. Tech companies want consumers to buy now and pay, and pay, and pay; the risky business of selling sunglasses; Wil, Todd and Russel are joined by Karen Ferry and Kirsty Muddle.