Friday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-Irish International warns drivers, “Don’t Look Back” for Road Safety Authority, Ireland (video above).

-Heat named Nick Reggars director of content strategy.


-BBDO Toronto gives Skittles fans “the chance to own a piece of confectionary history by bidding on one-of-a-kind collectibles” with Skittles Auction.

-RKCR/Y&R and adam&eveDDB compete in a pitch for Lloyds Bank.

-A YouGov BrandIndex survey found that Band-Aid is the best perceived brand among dads.

Newt Gingrich reviews the Apple Watch for Vanity Fair.

-Twitter revealed it is testing product pages that will take ramp up its marketing capabilities.

-CP+B Copenhagen launched a line of men’s grooming products made with beer for Carlsberg.