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Absolutely Wade Crackers launch 10th Anniversary with Dinosaur Cracker Collection

Absolutely Wade Crackers launch 10th Anniversary with Dinosaur Cracker Collection

Absolutely Crackers celebrate their 10th Anniversary by launching their second set of Wade Crackers using Wade's dinosaur Whimsies.This comes six years after the commissioned set of Absolutely Wade Crackers Limited Edition Bird Set.There are six crackers per box and each cracker will include a collectable Wade Whimsie Dinosaur, a hat, snap and joke. An exclusive Absolutely Crackers calendar will be inside every box. Only 50 boxes will be manufactured and are available from thecrackerking.co.uk

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Tom Smith's Christmas Crackers - An Illustrated History

Tom Smith's Christmas Crackers - An Illustrated History

The World's first in depth book on the history of the Christmas Cracker - From 1840's to the Present. Author Peter Kimpton, in his new book entitled “Tom Smith's Christmas Crackers” brings you an in-depth history of Tom Smith the man, his accepted invention of the Christmas cracker, his associated products, competitors, many re-discovered facts and images and much, much more in his wide ranging coverage of the subject.After a number of years within the Christmas Cracker industry as Marketing Services Manager with the Tom Smith Group in Norwich, England, during which time he was responsible for much development work on...

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How to pull this Christmas!

With office Christmas parties now in full swing, and Christmas Day just around the corner, Woolworths has enlisted the help of a top engineer to develop a formula that will make those with a competitive nature jump for joy – you never need to lose a cracker-pull ever again.Whether it’s board games, silly stories or cracker pulling, some people just have to win. If you always falter at quiz questions and are sick of being the butt of family jokes, just use the cracker-pull formula that boffins who work for Woolworths have developed, and you’ll never lose at cracker-pulling again!The...

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Pull the other one! Warner Brothers approach Milton Keynes Company for Movie Props

Pull the other one! Warner Brothers approach Milton Keynes Company for Movie Props

CITY businessman almost told his most famous customer so far to "pull the other one" when they asked for 50 gold crackers for the forthcoming Harry Potter film.But when movie giants Warner Brothers called on The Cracker King to provide the props for the Christmas party scene they snapped at the chance as the reality started to sink in. The Internet firm started four years ago after recognising a gap in the market for year-round cracker suppliers, said they never felt tempted to up the selling price for the order despite the studio's wealth. "It was quite a surprise but not such a big deal -...

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