Tuesday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-CHI & Partners went with the skating yetis approach to promote Argos’ Fast Track Delivery and Fast Track Collection services in a holiday campaign (video above).

-Snapchat signed a deal with Foursquare for better-targeted location-based geofilters.

John Patroulis of BBH on making it in advertising: just keep doing whatever it is you’ve been doing.


New PR hires at Publicis and ISBA indicate that the transparency debate/scandal is not over on either side of the Atlantic.

-Adweek takes a look “Inside Fashion’s Coolest Ads, From Audrey Hepburn to Lady Gaga.”

-British strategist Laurence Green says Christmas ads lack strategy this year.

-Creative services agency FLEX Creative acquired marketing, promotions and production company SuchAGoodDog.

Facebook and Google both claim that they will “ban” all “fake news sites.” So, no more content marketing?