Coca-Cola has changed its ad that is featured on its Times Square billboard. The Coca-Cola script is normally connected letters. Now the image is of the letters spread apart, with the tag line saying "Staying apart is the best way to stay connected," Ad Age reported. A Coke spokesperson told the publication that it will only be seen in Times Square.
Nike also is promoting social distancing, USA Today reported. Not only did the sports company shut down stores in some countries until March 27, it released a new ad Sunday that focuses on staying apart, that says, "If you ever dreamed of playing for millions around the world, now is your chance. Play inside, play for the world."
Sports stars like Michael Jordan, who have had big Nike contracts started sharing the message.