Walls’ Funny Feet ice cream delighted a generation of children in the 1980s until it disappeared from Britain’s freezers. Here’s a vintage ad from the 1980s.
Funny Feet ice cream charmed kids and adults alike in the 1980s – until it was discontinued ca. 1989. Here’s a vintage TV ad from 1981.
The Grocer’s Bring Back A Brand Facebook page attracted more than 10,000 followers and 8,500 votes since its launch in October. Assess the proposals, vote for your favourite design and give us your feedback.
Funny Feet (Unilever) Subscription
A trailblazing brand that helped revolutionise frozen sweets in the early 1980s, this dollop of foot-shaped strawberry ice cream on a stick tasted lovely but melted far too quickly…
Toffo (Nestlé) Subscription
It seems as if Nestlé just stopped making these classic wrapped ultra-chewy sweets without any warning. One minute they were there, the next minute they were gone, much to the delight of dentists…
Trio (United Biscuits) Subscription
Most people remember this chocolate biscuit with toffee thanks to its legendary TV advertising campaign, fronted by the loud-mouthed Suzie. The biscuit, which was made by Jacobs…
Wham and Highland Toffee bars were relaunched in 2012, as the retro revival trend continued. Now it’s the second phase of our Bring Back a Brand. So what brand would you like to bring back?
Why do some retro comebacks work, while other revivals bomb? Which are most ripe for resurrection?