All Big UK 2021 Christmas Announcements, Ranked
Nothing says “Christmas is finally here!” Much like big budget TV commercials designed to leave you teary eyed, emotional, and in the mood to buy a whole bunch of Things. Whether it’s a solemn cartoon bear and weeping Lily Allen soundtrack, or doe-eyed kids saying goodbye to imaginary friends, we look forward to the festive productions every year. from major UK supermarkets, hoping to feel some semblance of the Christmas spirit (or at least be hungry for Christmas dinner).
Christmas 2021 was no different and this year’s festive commercials are back and happier than ever. But let’s be honest, some are definitely better than others …
It’s a tough call. This year, people like Tesco, Aldi and Waitrose, and many others, are mixing things up, and the ads range from silly to sentimental to help capture some festive magic in a post-lockdown world. And, supermarkets have creatively gone all out (well some …), featuring everything from cartoon carrots and vaccinated Santa Claus to an alien with vehicle trouble. To get me in the mood, I’ve put together a definitive list of this year’s supermarket Christmas ads, starting with my favorite –