Monday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-Production company 3angrymen crafted this Father’s Day spot for Scouts (video above).

-Swedish oat milk company Oatly doesn’t need a marketing department.

-All corners of the industry are facing threats this year at Cannes.


-Cannes Lions entries declined again this year, despite the return of Publicis.

-General Mills CMO Ivan Pollard defended the company’s review terms, stating it is “simply working by the rule book of pitches today.”

-Three pharmaceutical companies are suing the federal government over new regulations requiring drug prices in TV ads.

-WPP CEO Mark Read is being tasked with a pretty giant turnaround.

-72% of the LGBTQ+ community thinks LGBTQ+ representation in advertising is tokenistic.

-Social media publisher Jungle Creations is in negotiations to merge with influencer marketing agency Goat.