Monday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-Calgary-based agency WAX is responded to Publicis’ one-year awards show hiatus by offering Publicis creatives a “one-year break” from their agency to work at WAX (video above).

-Brands don’t really want to pay $5 million for Super Bowl ads next year.

-Why do clients need agencies to help them use Amazon, anyway?

-Snapchat: Still relevant…for now.

-MullenLowe Group U.K. CCO Jose Miguel Sokoloff says, “The best creative work comes from listening.”

-KFC released a Colonel Sanders smartphone in China to celebrate its 30th anniversary in the country. Does it taste like chicken?

-The NSFW work Finnish ad in HBO’s Tour de Pharmacy mockumentary was inspired by real Danish ones.