Avon Concocts Scent of a Bond Girl
ROBERT SMITH, Host:
Our last word in business today is Bond, James Bond - or more specifically Bond Girl, the fragrance. Avon is teaming up with the 007 franchise to create a new perfume. But what exactly is the scent of a Bond girl? Is it the floral aroma of Vesper Lynd from "Casino Royale"?
(SOUNDBITE OF MOVIE, "CASINO ROYALE")
SMITH: (As Vesper Lynd) If all that was left of you was your smile and your little finger, you'd still be more of a man than anyone I've ever met.
SMITH: Or will it be the steely scent of the villainous siren...
(SOUNDBITE OF MOVIE, "GOLDENEYE")
SMITH: (As Xenia Zirgavna Onatopp) Xenia Zirgavna Onatopp.
SMITH: (As James Bond): Onatopp?
SMITH: (As Onatopp) Onatopp.
SMITH: Perhaps just a no-nonsense ready-for-the-workplace perfume of good old Moneypenny.
(SOUNDBITE OF MOVIE)
SMITH: (As Moneypenny): Well, what about tonight? You come around for dinner and I'll cook you a beautiful angel cake.
SMITH: Of course what Avon hopes to smell is marketing gold.
(SOUNDBITE OF SONG, "GOLDFINGER")
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