Monday Stir

By Kyle O'Brien 

-If you like AC/DC and SUVs, the latest Mitsubishi ad for the new Outlander is for you. The stylish ad shows all the bells and whistles of the vehicle, from the leather seats to the electronics and shiny rims. Mitsubishi Motors North America recently moved to Nashville, and the brand brought back its love of music by using the classic track “Thunderstruck” from AC/DC to pump up the volume on the ad. It was directed by creative veteran Susan Stallings of the Sussman Agency.

-215 McCann and Microsoft have revived their atmospheric storytelling in a campaign leading up to the December debut of Halo Infinite, the 20-year-old franchise’s sixth major volume.


-Wieden+Kennedy Portland, which resurrected and reimagined Colonel Sanders with celebrity impersonators, is ending its relationship with the brand after seven years together.

-The documentary short “Good Voice Woman” is the lead spot for MTV’s Native American Heritage Month campaign.

-For the first time in more than 20 years, Velveeta is updating its logo.

-With a new initiative, PepsiCo is committing to help combat the economic struggles Black-owned restaurants face.

-Probiotic juice shot brand So Good So You is launching its “Another Mother’s Day” campaign, giving moms nationwide the opportunity to enjoy a Mother’s Day do-over.