Ad Nut
Aug 9, 2019

Spreads get mite-y fighty over the Ashes

Australia's Vegemite catches wind of Marmite handing out free jars at the cricket; responds with full page ad in Britain's The Mirror newspaper.

Ad Nut loves the tone of forced politeness running through this campaign by Australia's Vegemite, a counter-punch to the efforts of its rival, British Marmite, which has been handing out free jars of the salty spread at the Ashes to prove that it tastes better than the Down Under version. 

The veiled aggression, so appropriate for a debate around the civilised topics of cricket and afternoon tea spreads, has all the flavour of an...

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