June 27, 2017

Retro Ad: Star Wars The Empire Strikes Back Glasses from Burger King

Drinking glasses were a common promotional item through the 70’s and 80’s, and here we see Burger King advertising one of the many sets of glasses they offered through the years.  The Empire Strikes Back was, of course, a hot property in 1980, so this was a pretty big deal for Burger King to land the license I’d imagine.  You would think it would be McDonald’s snagging all the big brands for their premiums, but the King won this time around.

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