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The Most Memorable Advertising Mascots of All Time 

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List Rules Only mascots that represent characters with visible personalities. No logos or props (ie. the NBC Peacock).

For as long as there's been advertising, companies have been trying to find a way to stand apart from each other with mascots. Some are annoying as hell, and some were even accused of selling cigarettes to kids, but I bet you remember them and their taglines! Vote for the mascots you think were the most successful - had the most staying power... and be sure to add any I missed.

So here is the list of the best company mascots. The most famous company mascots of all time.

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list ordered by
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Tony the Tiger is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Memorable Advertising Mascots of All Time
Frosted Flakes
2
Pillsbury Doughboy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Memorable Advertising Mascots of All Time
Pillsbury Baking Company
3
Energizer Bunny is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Memorable Advertising Mascots of All Time
Energizer Batteries
4
Red and Yellow M&Ms ... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Memorable Advertising Mascots of All Time
Red and Yellow M&Ms M&M's chocolate candy
5
GEICO gecko is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Memorable Advertising Mascots of All Time
GEICO Auto Insurance
6
Colonel Sanders is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Memorable Advertising Mascots of All Time
Colonel Sanders KFC
7
Kool-aid Guy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Memorable Advertising Mascots of All Time
Kool-Aid soft drink
8
Mr. Clean is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Memorable Advertising Mascots of All Time
Mr. Clean household cleaning products
9
Toucan Sam is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Memorable Advertising Mascots of All Time
Froot Loops cereal
10
Mr. Peanut is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Memorable Advertising Mascots of All Time
Planters snack food company
11
Smokey Bear is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Memorable Advertising Mascots of All Time
Forest fire awareness & prevention
12
Chester Cheetah is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Memorable Advertising Mascots of All Time
Cheetos snacks
13
The Trix Rabbit is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Memorable Advertising Mascots of All Time
Desertrat89 added Trix cereal
14
Snap, Crackle and Pop is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Memorable Advertising Mascots of All Time
Rice Krispies cereal
15
Lucky the Leprechaun is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Memorable Advertising Mascots of All Time
Lucky Charms cereal
16
Jolly Green Giant is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Memorable Advertising Mascots of All Time
Green Giant frozen vegetables
17
Ronald McDonald is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Memorable Advertising Mascots of All Time
McDonald's
18
Coca-Cola Polar Bears is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Memorable Advertising Mascots of All Time
VanessaHawelu added Coca-Cola Polar Bears Coca-Cola
19
AFLAC duck is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Memorable Advertising Mascots of All Time
AFLAC insurance
20
Ernie Keebler and the Ke... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Memorable Advertising Mascots of All Time
VanessaHawelu added Ernie Keebler and the Keebler Elves Keebler snacks
21
Aunt Jemima is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Memorable Advertising Mascots of All Time
Aunt Jemima breakfast foods
22
BuzzBee the bee is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Memorable Advertising Mascots of All Time
Honey Nut Cheerios cereal
23
Mr. Know It Owl is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Memorable Advertising Mascots of All Time
Tootsie Pops lollipops
24
Quaker Oats Man is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Memorable Advertising Mascots of All Time
Quaker Oats Man Quaker Oats Company
25
Cap'n Crunch is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Memorable Advertising Mascots of All Time
Cap'n Crunch cereal