Making her way through the horde, Kendall was cheered by the protesters after she handed a police officer a can of Pepsi, prompting him to take a sip and smile at this colleague. "Clearly, we missed the mark and apologize", the company said today in a statement that was also posted on its Twitter page. "No matter the occasion, big or small, these are the moments that make us feel alive".
The company confirmed they would be "halting further rollout" of the advert. While Jenner allegedly had approval rights in her contract, the source maintained that she "relied on Pepsi to do their due diligence and trusted that it would be tasteful". Some said the final scene evoked an image from the Black Lives Matter movement when a female nurse walked up to a line of police officers in Louisiana past year.
Pepsi likely didn't imagine its latest ad, about a protest, would make it the target of one.
"This is a good example of what happens when you don't get the objective input of a classic agency relationship that can say, 'We need to save you from your worst impulses, '" he said.
Fresno murders investigated as a hate crime
He's also suspected in the shooting death of a white security guard last week. "Kori Muhammad is a very calloused individual". County government buildings were placed on lockdown and residents were urged to shelter in place, according to reports.
Detractors were quick to criticize the ad for appropriating protest and resistance culture in the name of shilling soda. It featured a photo of supermodel Cindy Crawford in a previous Pepsi ad.
Evans, 35, is a nurse and mom who was arrested in July 2016 for protesting against police brutality in Baton Rouge, LA.
This isnt the first time Pepsi parent Pepsico has made an advertising misstep.
To many in the ad industry, it served as a cautionary tale for not having enough diversity on your creative team, or attempting to create your ads entirely in-house.
"For those of you watching us roll out cameras (read copying Snapchat) across all our platforms, that was act one". These places include everything from public spaces and parks, to restaurants, stores and other local businesses.
This week, opposition leaders called demonstrators to the streets on Wednesday in what they dubbed the "mother of all marches". PRESIDENT NICOLAS MADURO, Venezuela (through interpreter): The time for combat has arrived, my fellow patriots.
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South Korean government officials said Pence's statement did not necessarily mean a complete overhaul of the agreement. Pence in a small group and hearing the vice president's speech to businesspeople at a Tokyo hotel on Wednesday.
The current share price indicate that stock is -31.32% away from its one year high and is moving 126.29% ahead of its 52-week low. Vetr cut shares of UnitedHealth Group from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Friday, February 10th.
Pyongyang has threatened the U.S. with an "all-out war", asserting that it will continue to test missiles on a regular basis. Pyongyang, meanwhile, has continued to say that it will respond to any aggression by the USA with a nuclear attack.
The last time the Nationals hit two grand slams in one game was July 27, 2009 at Milwaukee, when Josh Willingham hit both. Mookie Betts entered Wednesday in the midst of an incredible streak of consecutive plate appearances without a strikeout.
Haniger extended his hitting streak to 13 games with three hits as the Mariners closed out their only homestand of April 6-3. Again the Mariners answered when Cruz and Seager opened the bottom of the inning with successive doubles for a 4-3 lead.
In Japan, Pence's two main goals are to spur increased USA access to Japanese markets and strengthen Japanese foreign investment. But what is to prevent Xi from pocketing Trump's concessions and continuing on the strategic course China has long pursued? U.S.
Bulent Tezcan, CHP deputy leader, told CNN-Turk the YSK's decision to reject the petitions sparked a "serious legitimacy crisis". This would allow Erdogan to rejoin the governing AKP he co-founded, or to lead it.
Russell is the youngest Cubs player to hit a walk-off home run since Anthony Rizzo in 2012 according to CSN's Christopher Kamka. After Jon Jay got on with one out, Miguel Montero followed suite with a single to give runners on the corners with one out.
MPs clear way for general election on June 8
Elections are now set for 2020, just a year after the scheduled completion of Brexit talks. The Conservatives are expected to publish their manifesto in the week starting May 8.
Dana White: Jon Jones' Return Fight Will Not Be A Main Event
UFC 210 was full of controversy and head scratchers in different areas, and Twitter was all over every aspect of the night. The Olympian talked about his fight before stating how he hoped that this was not Johnson's last fight in the UFC .
Jose Abreu: Abreu goes 3-for-4 with an RBI vs Yankees
Bench coach Joe McEwing, known for his boundless enthusiasm, went to the mound to remove Holland in an animated pitching change. Fortunately, he popped out to Austin Romine, rather than bumbling into a double or triple play. "They want that opportunity".
Shorten says axing 457 visa a 'con-job'
The ministry also added that it's in touch with Australia as well regarding the changes in that country's work visa programme. More than 17.5 per cent, or 24,236 were from India followed by Britain, with 20,583 and the Philippines, with 8996.
Italy's Emma Morano, the world's oldest person, dies at 117
Morano was unable to attend as she had been bed-bound for four years at the time, instead receiving visitors at her home. Emma's slumber routine consisted of waking each morning before 6 a.m. and retiring well before 7 p.m. each evening.
The Fate of the Furious
He reminds me a lot of The Winter Soldier as he appears in sporadic parts to make life hell for his former teammates. These films are successful because they know exactly what they're about: loud, raw, simple entertainment.
Saudi officers killed in helicopter crash in Yemen
Saudi Arabia has led a coalition battling Iran-backed Huthi rebels in its impoverished southern neighbour for the past two years. Multiple rounds of U.N-brokered peace talks have failed to bridge the gap between the warring parties in Yemen.
North Korea will regularly test missiles
In Tokyo , the Japanese prime minister, Shinzo Abe, said: "Needless to say, diplomatic effort is important to maintain peace". This is all a reaction to a very weird week in relations between the United States and North Korea.
Serena Williams Puts Pregnancy Speculation to Rest
A pregnancy would likely end the 2017 season for Williams, who has not played since her Australian Open win, citing a knee injury. Williams and Alexis Ohanian, an American businessman and a co-founder of Reddit, announced their engagement in late December.