It’s nearly the most wonderful time of the year.
And, as the holidays approach, companies around the world are releasing festive-themed ads (many of which tug at the heartstrings) in a bid to get people splashing the cash on their products.
But it’s worthy of an honorable mention in our annual roundup:
Music icon Elton John and “The Hobbit” actor Martin Freeman are among the famous faces starring in other ads, and the adorable London Heathrow Airport bears also make a welcome return.
Check out the best ads below. We’ll update as new ones arrive.