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Wieden+Kennedy makes Xmas ad debut for Tyrrells

Wieden+Kennedy is making its ad debut for posh crisp brands Tyrrells with a Christmas-themed poster campaign in London and the South East. Life’s a ‘shindig’ it seems. Shindig means a “small to medium gathering of people (fewer than 30) to ...

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Jung von Matt bids for heartstrings at Xmas number one

Any consideration of the best agencies in the world should include Germany’s Jung von Matt. But was their tongue in their cheek when they delivered this Christmas tear jerker for German supermarket chain Edeko? It features a grandfather who is ...

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It’s the battle of the John Lewis Xmas ad spoofs

Clever of Aldi and, presumably, agency McCann Manchester, to spoof John Lewis’ ‘Man on the Moon’ with this, saying its telescopes are better value. It seems, though, that the two telescopes are not comparable – which takes the edge off ...

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DLKW Lowe bumps up Post Office Christmas

You don’t expect a Man on the Moon for the Post Office at Christmas (too many jokes about post getting lost for a start) or, indeed, from agency DLKW Lowe. Lowe follows the school of the simple and single proposition ...

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Are these the best two ads of 2015?

We started scoring ads – from all over the world – on MAA’s creative scale about a year ago. Obviously there are more British ones so we can’t say that every goodie from around the world has been looked at. ...

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Does this Loteria ad from Madrid out-emote the Brits?

Adweek reckons this ad for the Spanish Lottery by Leo Burnett Madrid has out-tear jerked the Brits this Christmas, although there aren’t actually that many tear jerkers around. So let’s follow the fortunes of Justino, who spends most of his ...

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Katy Perry puts extra oomph into H&M’s Christmas

Telegraph Hill’s Garret Keogh makes a convincing case today for more reality in Christmas advertising. Well reality doesn’t get a look-in in this Christmas extravaganza – #HappyandMerry – from H&M, featuring Katy Perry who looks as though she should be ...

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