Tag Archives: John Lewis

Here’s (a bit of) the John Lewis Christmas ad

Or so everybody seems to think anyway. And this is the music in a cover by The Vaults. Was expecting something a bit chirpier. But we shall see and hear….

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John Lewis win helps adam&eveDDB to IPA Effectiveness Awards hat trick

Adam&eveDDB’s eagerly awaited John Lewis Christmas ad surfaces next week – I’m told it’s a cheerier effort than last year’s ‘Man on the Moon’ – and agency, retailer and media agency Manning Gottlieb OMD have won their second IPA Effectiveness ...

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John Lewis is up but Waitrose needs to raise its game

John Lewis is trumpeting record sales figures over Christmas – so that old misery on the moon did work some magic – with like for like sales up 5.1 per cent (4.8 last year). Which means it’s trouncing its high ...

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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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Who needs ‘feel-good’ Christmas ads at a time like this?

Last Sunday adam&eveDDB co-founder and CEO James Murphy was on BBC Radio 4’s Broadcasting House, there to review the papers with two others and talk about John Lewis’ ‘Man on the Moon’ Christmas campaign. Murphy agreed with the producers that ...

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