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Have Yourself a Mercedes-Benz Christmas - Gift Ideas from Stuttgart

As if December being one the months with the highest car sales in a year weren't enough, automakers also want to take our money with all sorts of useless little things.
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Brand loyalty must not be underestimated. We all suffer from it one way or another, and it can sometimes push us toward very bad purchase decisions. For instance, we may end up spending way more than we should on a Mercedes-Benz bicycle just because it has the three-pointed star painted on it, ignoring the fact the same bike costs half as much when bought from its manufacturer.

Car companies are well aware of this and are always ready to exploit our weakness. You just need to go to any dealership shop and have a look at what it's selling. A branded baseball cap for $100 with a label that says "made in Bangladesh"? Well, they do have very good cotton there, but still, you gotta be kidding.

Christmas, on the other hand, is a completely different ball game. Now, two separate weaknesses overlap each other: the one for the brand that we've already talked about, and the second generated by the induced need to offer everyone gifts. We just can't seem to keep our wallets in our pockets/purses in December, do we?

Well, if you ever find yourself in a penury of gift ideas for a Mercedes-Benz fan or owner, fret not because the Stuttgart company has you covered. Under the "Christmas Stars 2016" name, Daimler's brand has a whole list of products fit for any member of the family, kids included.

We won't go through the whole list, but we do feel like pointing out a few of them. For instance, the Mercedes-Benz nail polish that comes in genuine Mercedes-Benz paintwork colors, for those moments when you just need to match your nails to your car's exterior.

Then there are the usual bits like wristwatches, perfumes, key rings, golf cart bags, electric cars for kids - you name it. As long as you have the money, Mercedes is there to help you get rid of it. Read the press release below for a full list of items available and check your local Mercedes-Benz sales partner if anything strikes your fancy.

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