Monday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-Orcí reminds audiences that the fun doesn’t stop with Halloween this week in a campaign explaining how to celebrate Día de los Muertos.

-A $21 million charge against earnings put MDC Partners in the red for Q3.

-At last week’s ANA conference, P&G’s Marc Pritchard said that marketers need to take back control.

-What’s to blame for your lack of new business wins? In-housing and… GDPR?

-Iceland Foods moved its advertising in-house after parting ways with Karmarama.

-Budweiser vows a purpose driven approach to Super Bowl ads, so expect something in the same vein as last year’s “Stand By You” we guess.

-Digitas is growing in China.

-The&Partnership promoted Oliver Feldwick from head of digital strategy to global head of innovation.