-Vans celebrates “The Spirit of DIY” in a new in-house campaign (video above).
-David&Goliath hired Laura Forman from TBWA\Chiat\Day New York as chief strategy officer.
-DeVito/Verdi celebrates legal marijuana for Legal Seafoods.
-The chicken sandwich wars aren’t over. McDonald’s releasing a new spicy chicken sandwich in September.
-Google proposed tighter standards around data collected for digital ads.
-YouTube is planning to turn off ad targeting on videos aimed at children.
-Amazon’s advertising offering is growing up. Amazon Advertising released a list of preferred service providers this week.
-The San Diego Padres utilized Wrapify, a San Diego-based startup which pays drivers to wrap their cars in graphics and drive selected routes, for an OOH campaign.
-For its campaign promoting Pabst’s new hard seltzer line, BBH New York agreed to be paid in beer.