-A look at ten ad mascots from Jim Henson’s Creature Shop, including Softcard’s new spokesperson Tappy (video above).
-AdAge released its list of “Best Places to Work 2014.”
–Adweek examines “Why It’s So Hard For Brands to Get Noticed on Amazon.”
-Google is the first buyer for the new, giant digital billboard in Times Square, which has a going rate of $2.5 million for four week.s
-Even without Thanksgiving, the UK is embracing Black Friday and Cyber Monday.
-DreamWorks and Hasbro called off acquisition talks.
-Macmillan Cancer Support is launching a Christmas campaign featuring late actress Lynda Bellingham.
–Epoch Films announced the addition of Youree Henley as executive producer.