Tag Archives: christmas ads

Aldi’s Kevin the carrot sets out to own Christmas

Seems as though we’re in for even more of Aldi and McCann’s Kevin the carrot this Christmas, by some measures deemed to be the most effective UK Christmas campaign. First up we had an Italian Job-style trailer with more than ...

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Amazon plays it much too safe at Christmas

Here’s Amazon’s ‘Holidays’ ad from Lucky Generals, showing, er, lots of Amazon deliveries to the customary Christmas feel good backdrop. And that’s it. Given some of Amazon’s excellent recent efforts it’s a disappointment. A bit like AMV BBDO’s recent debut ...

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AMV BBDO’s Asda Christmas debut is somewhat snowed in

More Christmas stuff, this time AMV BBDO’s first effort for new client Asda, a veritable snowy wonderland. Read this morning that the end of November in the UK will see us buried in snow so we might all be fed ...

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T&P promises Christmas Fool-proof delivery for Argos

There are signs that some advertisers are prepared to work a bit harder this Christmas, hardly surprising as half the high street in the UK (and the US) is pinning its hopes on a good trading season. So are the ...

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Lucky Generals sound a Christmas warning note for timeTo

TimeTo is set on removing harassment from the ad business, in this case a “handsy” client keen to get to get her (please note) mitts on a young account handler in a campaign using donated time and space from Lucky ...

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Very.co.uk kicks off Christmas ad season with space trip

Not sure we can take a Christmas ad this early in the season – it’s still October – but Shop Direct’s Very.co.uk is getting its retaliation in first with another winsome piece of animation from St Luke’s and Against All ...

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