Best Buy, Target draw kudos for holiday ads

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Minnesota-based Best Buy and Target featured ads that were among the 10 best spots in the week leading up to the official launch of the holiday shopping season, Adweek says.

The Best Buy ad suggests that giving gifts of electronics can help change the world:

And the Target spot features a super-sized version of Bullseye, the Target mascot bull terrier:

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