I was happy to see Mars new telly ad tips a nod to the well-remembered slogan of my youth – let’s all sing along now:
“A Mars a day helps you work, rest and play.”
This time, they’ve taken ‘play’ a giant step further, with leaping monks bell-ringing to the modern day tune of ‘Jump Around’. The slogan is abbreviated to ‘Work, rest, play’ in Gothic text. A good ‘life:work balance’ message for us all, methinks.
The ad delighted me on first viewing!
It still makes me smile.
What’s more, it makes me want a Mars Bar.