Friday Odds and Ends

By Erik Oster 

-BBH London celebrates “The Power of Difference” in this self-promo (video above).

SS+K appointed Jesse Raker as design director.  

Chipotle will temporarily close its entire system on Feb. 8 for a few hours of food safety training. Adweek asks, “Will It Help, or Taint the Brand Even More?

GS&P has created a virtual-reality experience called “Dreams of Dalí” as part of The Dalí Museum exhibition Disney and Dalí: Architects of the Imagination, opening on January 23rd. 

-Electronic cigarettes brand Blu appointed London agency The Corner as its global lead creative agency.

-India consumer electronics company Micromax Informatics appointed Creativeland Asia as its creative agency of record.

-Walmart is closing all of it “Express” stores.   

Rachelle Madden, executive director of the post production trade association AICE examines “The Other Side of Free: How Spec, the Bane of Agencies, Affects the Vendor Community.”