Thursday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-JWT Colombia launched “The day advertising had a break” for Kit Kat (video above).

-Amazon took a hit on social media during PrimeDay.

-Digiday takes a look at “National Geographic’s picturesque journey to Instagram juggernaut.”


-Hershey named Peter Horst as its new chief marketing officer.

-Adweek explains “Why Brands Are Doubling Up on a Sports Site That Covers Track and Jiu-Jitsu.”

-AdAge shares “13 Classics From Adland’s Golden Age.”

-With holding companies preparing to report Q2 earnings, advertising stocks are hampered by the slew of media reviews.

-United Nations children’s charity UNICEF is reportedly searching for an agency “to help unify its disparate branding around the world.”