I have a special throwback treat for you this week (pun definitely intended):
“Nothing is more horrifying than Halloween without candy.” Note to self: don’t mess with candy when there are kids involved.
This is one of my all-time favorite marketing videos. I actually first watched it when I was 12 years old and hadn’t the slightest clue what Marketing or content creation or ads or hashtags were. (Those were the days.)
These kids tasting healthy Halloween candy is hilarious, which of course, adds a giggle factor — Crest did such a good job with this one.
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