Friday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-i.d.e.a. launched a new 15-second spot for Scripps (video above).

-The Drum talks with TBWA\Chiat\Day CEO Rob Schwartz about “capitalism, talent and the ‘Disneyfication’ of New York.”


-Buffalo Wild Wings is pulling ads featuring Steve Rannazzisi following his admission that he lied about escaping the World Trade Center on 9/11.

-Doritos launched limited-time Doritos Rainbows to celebrate LGBT pride in association with the It Gets Better Project. 

-Coca-Cola became the first brand with its own Twitter emoji.

-Unilever vice president, global people data and marketing analytics Shawn O’Neal claims positive mentions in social media have been proven to drive sales for the company’s brands

-Adweek shares “the Chocolate Brands People Can’t Stop Talking About on Social.”

-The Drum explains “Why brands need to harness the power of social images.”