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Chris Slough of Havas: why ad tech isn’t the answer to us all liking all the Christmas ads

Real-time data and insight shouldn’t be the monster under the creative’s bed this Christmas, says Chris Slough, global business partner for Havas Group. Another year, another round of festive ads, which when combined, all serve a similar underlying message – ...

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Celtic summons the faithful in Christmas ad effort

Just when the Christmas ad tide seems to be going out for conventional brands – fewer online views, a certain air of “here we go again” – everybody else seems to be getting in on the act. Now it’s Celtic ...

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Audi drivers long on acceleration, short on Christmas spirit

Car companies don’t often make Christmas ads but Venables Bell in the US has for Audi, although it’s rather short on goodwill to all men (and, indeed, any other gender – mustn’t forget). Sums up sporty Audi drivers pretty well ...

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Edeka celebrates Christmas in what’s left of the planet

Jung von Matt’s Christmas outing for German supermarket Edeka is always worth a look; this year it’s dystopian tech which is cropping up with rather alarming regularity. It’s 2117 and something nasty has happened to planet earth. But our curious ...

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Does H&M lose itself in fantasy Christmas land?

Maybe it’s not turning out to be such a happy Christmas for adam&eveDD as expected. Its ‘Moz the Monster’ for John Lewis has aroused controversy as well as admiration and now client H&M has returned home, to Forsman & Bodenfors, ...

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Adam&eve debuts for Samsung with a retro Christmas

We’ve been waiting to see something for Samsung from adam&eveDDB which won a big slice of the Korean giant’s North America business late last year. Here it is, a touching tale of a concierge being rewarded at Christmas by the ...

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The eyes say Coca-Cola is top Christmas ad

Realeyes assesses Christmas ads through facial recognition and top this year is Coca-Cola’s link-up with Channel 4’s Gogglebox showing viewers responding to the “iconic” Coca-Cola truck ad. Influenced, no doubt, by the real Coca-Cola trucks that have been scouring the ...

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Everyone’s having a go at Christmas ads this year

They’re all it this year. Here’s a Christmas ad from Manchester City Council. One we missed from House of Frazer and 18 feet & Rising (same idea as Ogilvy for Boots). Quite like this one. And the WWF, not merry ...

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