Tuesday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-Even aliens love Cdiscount in Rosapark’s 20th anniversary campaign for the brand (video above).

-McCormick & Co. appointed Grey as agency of record across its brands, including Frank’s Red Hot, which it acquired from Reckitt Benckiser last year.

Katie Keating and Erica Fite‘s creative agency Fancy focuses on women over 40.


-Copywriter Susan Trott was found murdered in her Upper West Side apartment.

Mike Connaghan, CEO of WPP in Australia/New Zealand, resigned after more than a decade.

Lee Clow of TBWA (which is turning 50, in case you haven’t heard) discusses his career in the latest podcast from Muse by Clio.

-The U.S. and U.K. seem to have found one thing to agree on: ad fraud.

-Planters is teaming up with Illinois brewery Noon Whistle Brewing for a Mr. IPA-Nut beer featuring Planter’s honey roasted peanuts.