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#ChristmasIsForSharing, a symptom of neoliberalism.

Under the hashtag ‘ChristmasIsForSharing’, Sainsbury’s recently published their latest commercial short, promoting a special edition chocolate bar. Of course, there’s also the intention to outshine other competing retailers, all arguably vying for the annual title of ‘best Christmas ad’. 533 more words

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The battle of the christmas adverts.

Firstly, I will start my introducing myself, my name is Alice, I am 20 and I’m  a Marketing student from Wales. I will be writing about marketing and advertising campaigns a long with everything else I can think of! 768 more words


It’s that time of the year

The daylight hours are becoming shorter each day, and the air is starting to feel a lot cooler. The shops have been festively decorated and there are vast arrays of lovely gifts in shops too. 508 more words


Giant stained glass window biscuits.

Everyone who reads Mintcustard knows I have a bit of a problem with cookie cutters. I cannot walk past one in a shop without it somehow jumping into my trolley. 268 more words


Tidy Friday...and catching up with myself

At last it is Friday and my day off or rather a day to get down to some tidying and cleaning, paperwork and planning.  Such a lot to fit into so little time. 1,011 more words


Sainsbury's Mince Pies

Firstly, these so called ‘deep mince pies’ are barely full. There is nothing particularly amazing about them to say the least. When I tried to take it out of the foil wrapper, the entire top came off which ruined my snack and created a lot of unnecessary mess which I then had to clean up. 47 more words


"Sharing is Caring."

With the Christmas Holiday just around the corner, I found it appropriate to share this with you.

The ad comes to us from the UK, … 227 more words