Tuesday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-John Dewar & Sons is helping to power thousands of Scottish homes by processing distillery by-products (video above).

-Agencies are skeptical ads in comments sections would benefit brands.

-Ted Royer explains “Why creatives should always consider working abroad.”


-LBB previews Saatchi & Saatchi’s “25×25” showcase of 25 alumni directors chosen from the past 25 years of the agency’s new director showcase before its Museum of Modern Art screening.

-Facebook added a new “Donate Now” button for charitable causes.

-Rdio introduced Promoted Music Experiences, partnering with Hard Rock Hotels and Casinos for its launch.

-Fox.com is experimenting with letting viewers watch one long ad before the episode starts instead of shorter ones throughout the program.

-AdAge takes a look “Behind the Scenes of a Campaign That Brags — Very Humbly.”