Friday, January 21, 2022
John Lewis charity copycat

John Lewis pledges ‘substantial’ charity donation to put an end to copycat song row

John Lewis says it is 'glad to donate to The Portraits chosen charities' after being accused of 'ripping off' their version of a hit song.
Aldi

Aldi sells Cuthbert The Caterpillar toy despite M&S lawsuit

Aldi has launched a toy version of its Cuthbert The Caterpillar cake, following his appearance in the supermarket’s latest Christmas advert.
Mapic

Mapic to return with over 300 UK businesses set to attend

Retail and leisure event Mapic is set to return to Cannes this year with over 300 participants from the UK expected to attend.
John Lewis

John Lewis sued by author over 2019 Christmas ad Excitable Edgar

John Lewis is reportedly being sued by the author of a self-published children’s book for copying a story idea and using it in its 2019 Christmas ad, Excitable Edgar.
Morrisons has released its Christmas advert, which pays tribute to Farmer Christmas, the other character who works all year round to make Christmas special.

Morrisons’ 2021 festive ad pays tribute to the heroes who make Christmas happen

Morrisons has released its Christmas advert, which pays tribute to Farmer Christmas, the other character who works all year round to make Christmas special.
John Lewis charity copycat

John Lewis urged to donate to charity after copyright accusation

John Lewis is being urged to donate the proceeds it made from its Christmas advert to charities.
Poundland

Poundland to launch first-ever national TV ad after store revamp

Poundland is set to unveil its first-ever national TV advertising campaign following a revamp of its 800-plus stores.
John Lewis

John Lewis accused of replicating art-folk song in Christmas ad

John Lewis has reportedly been accused of copying the arrangement of an art-folk song for its latest Christmas advert.
Bargain retailer Aldi has released its full Christmas advert for 2021 and Kevin the Carrot is officially back.

Aldi’s 2021 Christmas ad sees the return of Kevin the Carrot & ‘Marcus Radishford’

Bargain retailer Aldi has released its full Christmas advert for 2021 and Kevin the Carrot is officially back.
Luxury retailer, Harvey Nichols has officially unveiled its Christmas window displays for 2021.

Harvey Nichols unveils ‘let there be light’ festive window display

Luxury retailer, Harvey Nichols has officially unveiled its Christmas window displays for 2021.

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