Friday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-McCann New York and Dentyne followed a wiener mobile for this outdoor stunt (video above).

-McDonald’s is cutting U.S. stores for the first time in over 40 years.


-MediaPost asks, “If Media Costs Are Down, How Come Agency Fees Are Up?

-IPA’s chief executive officer Paul Bainsfair called Heinz’s pitch process “shocking” and “short-sighted.”

-AdAge had five questions for former Havas global CEO and Me & Mr. Jones founder David Jones.

-Adweek explores “How Winning a Cannes Lion Changes Your Life (and How It Doesn’t).”

-AdAge asks, “Since When Did ‘Advertising’ Become a Dirty Word?

-Agency EVB and development shop BausCode teamed up to let fans virtually sign Dave Grohl‘s cast.