Television Q&A: How long have the Hershey Kisses Christmas ads been running?

You have questions. I have some answers.Q: My question is about the delightful Hershey Kisses Christmas commercial where the Kisses jingle while the melody “We Wish You a Merry Christmas” is heard. When did it make its debut? I am thinking several years ago. It is one of the few ads that never gets old.A: Would you believe it is more than 30 years old? The longest running ad for a Hershey brand, it premiered in 1989. After a production company had made some stop-motion ads with the Kisses for Hershey, a Hershey brand manager asked for a Christmas-themed item. As the Morning Call newspaper repo…

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