Friday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

Saatchi & Saatchi New Zealand launched “Meet Clever Kash” for ASB (video above). 

-LGBT rights group Stonewall is calling for BrewDogs to pull its “Don’t Make Us Do This” ad for “caricaturing and mocking people who suffer daily discrimination.”

Ikea Singapore issued this ad in response to the Apple Pencil


-Verizon plans to keep all of its precious consumer data to itself.

-Marketing speaks with “AMV BBDO’s Craig Mawdsley on ads as popular culture.”

-Google and Twitter are collaborating to help publishers provide readers with “instant articles” on mobile.

Johnson & Johnson is moving its U.S. media buying business back to Interpublic Group’s J3

-Gawker looks “Behind the Scenes of the Uber Protest That Got Cut From Colbert’s Show Last Night.”