Friday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-FCB Joburg’s new ad promoting the Hilux GR Sport has meerkats and rally racing (video above).

-The FBI visited GroupM to investigate a cyberattack.

-McDonald’s is reviewing its U.S. agency model and hired Wieden + Kennedy New York for an upcoming brand project.


-Multiculutral agency Cashmere introduced a division working with clients on social good initiatives.

-Bed, Bath & Beyond launched a creative and media review.

-A house panel claims Juul targeted schools, camps and youth programs.

-IPG Mediabrands’ UM closed its offices worldwide yesterday for its second annual Global Impact Day, as employees gave back to local communities.

-A producer discusses the disconnect between production companies and agencies with Digiday.