Thursday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-Aldi’s carrots, Kevin and Katie, have already started a family in McCann’s second Christmas ad for the grocery chain (video above).

-Energy BBDO launched a “Stop Everyday Killers” campaign for the National Safety Council to combat opioid addiction.

-Digiday examines “How agencies use NDAs to hide sexual harassment claims.”


-Wunderman CEO Mark Read discusses what advertising will look like in 10 years.

Stuart Thompson stepped down as Tint’s director in Europe to launch UGC Agency.

Philosopher Alain de Botton discusses “how brands can change the world by serving consumers’ higher needs.”