Thursday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-Bindery stretches a Dan Marino pun into an entire 60-second ad in this spot for Merino wool socks (video above). We’ve never been so simultaneously annoyed and impressed.

Behr Paint selected Deutsch as its creative agency of record, with the agency handling the business out of its Los Angeles office.

-AMV BBDO promoted the creatives behind “#Bloodnormal,” Nadja Lossgott and Nicholas Hulley, to executive creative director roles.


Martin Sorrell‘s S4 Capital is on pace to double in size by 2021.

-Sorrell took the opportunity to bash holding company competitors during an earnings call.

-As customers eagerly await the return of its chicken sandwich, Popeye’s suggests they order 3 tenders and bring their own bun.