Monday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-Prada released a series of online spots called “The Postman Dreams” to showcase its Galleria bag (video above).

-Publishers are flocking to Kik.


-The True Neapolitan Pizza Association threatened legal action against McDonald’s over an ad claiming children prefer burgers.

-Gothamist takes “A Look At The Real Ads Of 1970, From A Magazine Spotted On Mad Men.”

-Forbes examines “3 Things Rob Lowe’s DirecTV Spots Teach Us About Advertising.”

-Digital video is fueling an agency video production arms race.

-Gillette teamed up with The Avengers for an R&D collaboration.

-Barclays study finds that 68 percent of retailers have no specific mobile strategy.