Monday Morning Stir

By Patrick Coffee 

-There’s something a little off about most of the guys in this new Apple Watch spot.

-The two agencies WPP is planning to merge are…. VML and Y&R! (Reportedly.)

-Not, Ogilvy, though. They just turned 70 years young.


-Does SAG-AFTRA approve of real patients being cast in pharma ads?

-Weight Watchers has eliminated the “weight” and the “watchers” from its name, which is now just WW.

-The CMOs of Burger King and AB InBev share thoughts about living in an environment that’s “averse to creativity.”

-Is your agency pivoting to production yet?

-M&C Saatchi Mobile is dropping its phone to become Performance.