ALDI is teasing customers with a brand new trailer for its Christmas advert – and Kevin the Carrot is again with a brand new wingman.
The carrot has featured within the discounter’s Christmas marketing campaign for the previous 5 years – and he seems set to return in 2020.
Aldi has launched a trailer for its Christmas advert 2020 – and Kevin the Carrot is again once more as a fighter jet pilot
Though whether or not he’ll stay the star of the marketing campaign stays to be seen.
Aldi’s teaser advert begins with a scene that’s paying homage to 80s film Prime Gun, with Kevin cruising in a fighter jet along with his wingman Lieutenant Turkey.
Kevin exhibits off some methods within the plane earlier than he and Turkey encounter Father Christmas and a bunch of reindeer above a snowy mountain vary.
However then catastrophe strikes, as Turkey says “I am roasting” and opens the window, leaving Kevin by accident ejected from the aircraft mid-flight.
Kevin the Carrot has been the star in Aldi’s Christmas marketing campaign for the final 5 years
The favored character has bought a brand new wingman this time, Lieutenant Turkey
The 40-second clips ends with Kevin spiralling right down to earth, his parachute in flames and the hashtag #WhereIsKevin.
The clip has already aired on a number of TV channels however you’ll be able to watch it above or on YouTube too.
Aldi is predicted to launch the total advert later this month, though it stays tight-lipped in regards to the precise date.
The discounter has additionally been teasing customers in regards to the Christmas advert on Twitter, tweeting a newspaper entrance web page with the headline: “Kevin the Carrot absent with out leaf”.
The duo encounters Father Christmas and a bunch of reindeers above a snowy mountain vary within the teaser
Catastrophe then strikes as Kevin the Carrot is by accident ejected by Turkey – and his parachute goes up in flames
Whereas one other tweet added: “It seems like Kevin’s out within the wild! Have you ever seen him?
“Go on, share your Kevin snaps #WhereIsKevin.”
The total advert noticed Kevin the Carrot combat off the Leafy Blinders Brussels sprout gang, which had been livid in regards to the carrot household stealing the present because the star vegetable for Christmas.
The yr earlier than Kevin took to the wheel of a very recognisable truck decked out in lights.
And in 2017, Kevin was looking for love and we saw him meet Katie.
Followers of Aldi cherished watching the joyful conclusion of the story, with Kevin and partner Katie welcoming the arrival of three baby carrots – Jasper, Child Carrot and Chantenay.
The recognition of the Christmas adverts imply Aldi often has to restrict the quantity of Kevin the Carrot toys one shopper should buy to 2 every.
Final yr, Aldi customers fought and pushed to get their hands on the toys after queueing since 6.30am.
The toys then sold on eBay for up to £1,000 simply hours after happening sale.
A couple of years in the past, plenty of customers additionally shared pics of their soft toys in VERY funny positions.