Monday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-Anomaly launched a “We’re Not Superstar Athletes, We’re Cancer Beaters” campaign for Race For Life, in partnership with Tesco (video above).

-Brands everywhere are looking to get some of that sweet CBD cash.

Samuel Scott addresses advertising’s “faux-feminism problem.”


-TBWA won a global assignment to launch fintech company Refinitiv, creating the brand’s first campaign.

-72andSunny Sydney promoted Simon Starr to group brand director.

-AB InBev and W+K discuss the creation of their Medieval world.

-There’s a reason Bud Light resorted to lashing out at competitors in the Super Bowl. Brewers like AB  InBev have plenty to worry about, with consumers increasingly passing up beer for other alternatives.

-Digiday examines Foot Locker’s turnaround.