Monday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-Publicis Conseil and production company Wanda created a spot promoting the upcoming France 5 “re-homing” documentary, “Disposable Kids” (video above).

YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki tells Adweek that female empowerment spots also help clients sell stuff. Who knew?

Ad Contrarian thinks we should replace the word “content” with a more accurate name: shit.


-MullenLowe Group is merging MediaHub and Profero Performance to form MullenLowe Mediahub Performance, which will be led by global managing director Ross Jenkins.

-XXS Amsterdam appointed John de Vries and René Verbong as creative directors, effective May 1. 

-Logos created by Japanese designer Asao Tokolo were selected for the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo.

-The Drum asks “Has advertising lost its influence?

-Adweek explores “Why More Brands Are Embracing Plus-Size Models.”