Friday Stir

By Minda Smiley 

-Benjamin Moore wants us to “see the love” in its latest campaign from agency Fig (video above).

-Longer payment terms affect all agencies, but smaller, independent ones in particular bear the brunt.


-Here’s how Austin is grappling with the cancellation of SXSW, an event that brought $356 million to the city last year.

-Digitas has canceled its in-person NewFront, opting for a virtual event instead.

-Keds has given its “Hand-book for Girls” a modern update with help from agency Joan.

-R/GA vet Dave Edwards has left the agency to join BeenThereDoneThat as global head of growth.

-Some employees at 72andSunny Los Angeles created “Words to Wash By,” a series of posters meant to keep you occupied for 20 seconds while you wash your hands.