Tag Archives: christmas ads

St Luke’s tries a sentimental roller coaster for Very.co.uk

St Luke’s has packed a bit of everything into this Christmas ad for online department store Very.co.uk: sentiment, cuteness and a bit of dreamy jeopardy. Certain easily pleased publications would doubtless term it “adorable.” We don’t do adorable here but ...

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John Lewis Xmas ad – the eyes have it

They do on this store front anyway as we wait for the John Lewis Christmas ad from adam&eveDDB to leap out from under the bed. Apparently another store put the “big eyed” cuddly toys up for sale three days early. ...

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BBH New York unveils refreshing dose of violence for PlayStation VR

Fed up with Christmas ads already? Actually I read somewhere that this year the ads were more popular than the programmes – but they’re always saying that. They’re shorter anyway – most of them. Probably says more about the programmes. ...

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Tesco banks on turkey trauma and a helping hand

BBH is doing turkey trauma for Tesco this Christmas, showing the various ways you can cock up the pesky giant bird. Tesco is also donating £1 for every fresh turkey sold to food bank charities FareShare and the Trussell Trust. ...

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Lucky Generals delivers for Amazon ‘s new face at Christmas

We all use Amazon but is it loveable? After all founder Jeff Bezos is now, according to some estimates, the world’s richest. He must be taking us, or someone else, for a ride somewhere mustn’t he? Lucky Generals is in ...

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M&S bets on Paddington 2 in Grey Xmas debut

Marks & Spencer (does anyone still call it that, even the company?) is betting Christmas on a tie-up with the new Paddington 2 film – not a very imaginative name but it seems we have a new franchise on the ...

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Talk Talk’s réalité campaign from CHI delivers at Christmas

We like a bit of reality at Christmas – not too much mind – and Talk Talk has been running an unscripted series of ads all year through CHI telling us that this, unscripted, “stuff matters.” Even more at Christmas ...

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CHI engages top gear in Argos Christmas race against time

Argos, now owned by Sainsbury’s, is manfully battling the mighty Amazon in the delivery stakes. So, according to agency CHI&Partners, it’s super speedy – ‘Go Argos.’ And, as it’s Christmas, Santa’s little helpers (elves, gnomes?) are working their socks off ...

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