How do commercials work?

Especially commercials like the ones they showed yesterday in the Super Bowl. Like, just because they show Coca-cola, Doritos, and Bud Light, doesn't mean it's gonna make me want that. It's the same old thing and when I feel like drinking or eating some, I will. I mean sure, it makes sense if you are... show more Especially commercials like the ones they showed yesterday in the Super Bowl. Like, just because they show Coca-cola, Doritos, and Bud Light, doesn't mean it's gonna make me want that. It's the same old thing and when I feel like drinking or eating some, I will. I mean sure, it makes sense if you are advertising something new or you aren't really big and well known, but I find it pointless that you would need to advertise Coca-cola when every single person in the world who owns a TV knows what it is... I mean, I don't see how more Coca-cola is going to sell because of those commercials. So why do big companies advertise the same thing over and over?
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