Christmas 2012

McDonald’s launches festive ad

McDonald’s is launching its Christmas campaign today (27 November) featuring a television campaign starring a postman, “the modern Santa Claus”, unwinding at the fast-food restaurant after a day of delivering presents.

Mums applaud Asda ad despite ‘sexist’ row


Asda’s Christmas ad has been found by a poll of Netmums members to be the second most popular festive spot this year – in spite of the furore it sparked shortly after launch, with hundreds of viewers claiming it is “sexist”.

HMV preps animated Christmas ads


HMV is pinning its hopes on a series of animated TV ads featuring its Nipper the dog character and gramophone in a bid to reverse flagging sales ahead of the crucial Christmas trading period.

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