Thursday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

Robert Powell III stars in this “Man of Delivery” spot as part of Anomaly’s first national campaign for Uber Eats (video above).

-Was the Kraft Heinz merger destined to fail?

-The audience at this 4As’ panel on diversity and inclusion demonstrated why we need panels on diversity and inclusion.


Sir Martin calls direct-to-consumer a “symptom of the disease.”

-Giant Spoon recreated a 90s ad agency for Adobe.

Lucy Walker, audience director for London creative and media agency eight&four, explains why reuniting creative and media is such a pain for large holding company agencies. 

-Campaign asks if media agencies can take the creative lead by hiring executive creative directors.

-Unilever is creating its own network for trusted publishers.

-ICF Next appointed Patti Temple Rocks as head of client impact.