Working in advertising, we like to think our industry is pretty fun and exciting. One of the best parts is coming across unique and creative ideas in unexpected places or industries.
For instance, 'watching paint dry' takes on a whole new meaning when you're starring at a work of art – on a house.
Slow Fast Food
We bet you never thought that flipping burgers could be interesting – or record breaking…
Celebrity Chef and food entertainer Ted Reader took the traditional burger to a whole new level when he custom built a BBQ and slow cooked a giant burger for 8 hours – this is now known as the world's biggest burger. It was topped off with the necessary lettuce, tomatoes, pickles and BBQ sauce and weighed in at an astonishing 590 pounds. Who's hungy?
g>Diamonds on The Floor
Ever wondered what $1 million/square foot flooring looks
like? This tile includes 1000 diamonds, 2400 pieces of mother of pearl, 400 pieces of abalone shell, and 500 pieces of black onyx. Maybe in the next bathroom reno?
You can read about more creative flooring ideas on the Nufloors Blog!
Let the Microwave Take Care of It…
We all know about TV's on fridges, but what about microwaves that scan bar codes? This microwave can determine the type of meal, size and brand and will cook it for the perfect amount of time.
We think that all industries can have a sense of excitement and intrigue to them – and it is fascinating to find examples of this in use. Have you seen examples of cool ideas in unexpected
industries lately? Let us know!