Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Scottish independence comes to Northern Ireland

One country stands firm in opposing the global domination of Coca-Cola. That country is Scotland, where Irn Bru is the best-selling soft drink, with Coca-Cola second - everywhere else on the planet Coke is the top seller. The marketing people at Coca-Cola have even tried many ideas over the years to win this battle - including an attempt to invoke the spirit of Rabbie Burns.

Irn Bru are currently raising their profile in Northern Ireland and were recently announced as the new sponsors for football's Irish League Cup. Irn-Bru already sponsor the lower football leagues in Scotland and Super League rugby.

Here's Irn Bru's brilliant parody of the dire The Snowman nonsense which pollutes tv here in the UK every Christmas.