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NFT: What's the deal with these Halloween candy commercials?

Route 9 : 10/12/2017 1:18 am
Pretty ...different...approach to the All Saints Eve holiday this year. They aired it during the Yankee game. It was odd, and then it was for ... Skittles?

If I remember that correctly
Another one just aired minutes ago  
Route 9 : 10/12/2017 1:21 am : link
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I'm no marketing expert, so maybe it's brilliant  
jcn56 : 10/12/2017 1:22 am : link
but to me it seems like you're missing the point if you're trying to sell Snickers bars and the viewer thinks it's an ad for the next movie in the Saw series.
You lose all credibility bringing up Saw lol  
Route 9 : 10/12/2017 1:26 am : link
No way those shitty movies were as in depth as those commercials
RE: I'm no marketing expert, so maybe it's brilliant  
montanagiant : 10/12/2017 1:41 am : link
In comment 13645047 jcn56 said:
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but to me it seems like you're missing the point if you're trying to sell Snickers bars and the viewer thinks it's an ad for the next movie in the Saw series.
That is exactly what I thought with the elevator one. Don't see how it makes anyone want to buy more candy though
RE: RE: I'm no marketing expert, so maybe it's brilliant  
Bchurch : 10/12/2017 2:08 am : link
In comment 13645056 montanagiant said:
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In comment 13645047 jcn56 said:


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but to me it seems like you're missing the point if you're trying to sell Snickers bars and the viewer thinks it's an ad for the next movie in the Saw series.

That is exactly what I thought with the elevator one. Don't see how it makes anyone want to buy more candy though


Guys....there is a tread on it. It worked.
Guys, what the fuck?  
Route 9 : 10/12/2017 2:33 am : link
I just got back from Walmart at 2:32 in the a.m. and I came back with six bags of Skittles and I have no fucking idea why!
Brands that are industry leaders  
UConn4523 : 10/12/2017 5:22 am : link
spend money on marketing to remain top of mind. Yes they want you to buy their candy but the bigger win for them is people talking/sharing about their their brand.
The deal is ...  
Beezer : 10/12/2017 7:45 am : link
Research shows they work. Whether itís subliminally or right on the surface, affecting youíre buying trends, thereís a reason these companies spend millions for advertising during major league baseball playoffs
We are a very  
Beezer : 10/12/2017 7:45 am : link
easily Influenced and very predictable species.
I am on board with any commercial  
MetsAreBack : 10/12/2017 8:47 am : link
that doesnt have to make me sit there and listen to some jackass in a Hyundai scream 'Sweet Caroline' while some other jackass starts honking to the song next to him.

I fucking hate that song now.
bump bump bump  
Rocky369 : 10/12/2017 8:48 am : link
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The next time a troll posts here  
Route 9 : 10/12/2017 9:14 am : link
I'm going to say " at least they are getting you to react and we're talking about him"

Thank you for bringing up that Sweet Caroline commercial. Awful. Even though I could not tell you what car that was specifically for.
RE: I am on board with any commercial  
jcn56 : 10/12/2017 9:19 am : link
In comment 13645145 MetsAreBack said:
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that doesnt have to make me sit there and listen to some jackass in a Hyundai scream 'Sweet Caroline' while some other jackass starts honking to the song next to him.

I fucking hate that song now.


You hate that song *now*?!
You are talking about a Halloween candy commercial  
Scyber : 10/12/2017 9:39 am : link
on a football site.

The commercials are working.
i' ll buy  
spike : 10/12/2017 9:47 am : link
anything with Kate Upton on it.

F U skittles  
spike : 10/12/2017 9:50 am : link
stick to supermodels!


Chrissy Teigen in SKittles shower - ( New Window )
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