Tuesday Odds and Ends

By Patrick Coffee 

-The latest Gatorade broadcast spot, presumably from TBWA\Chiat\Day L.A.

-Copywriter Tajj Badil-Abish wants to save the damn Rocky Mountains with the help of his favorite MC, A$AP Rocky.

-Henkel selected DDB New York as creative agency of record for its Persil ProClean detergent brand in the U.S. following a review.


-What is it with tourism ads starring blind guys??

-JWT Amsterdam created Super Sauce for Dutch supermarket chain Plus to get kids to eat their vegetables.

-More About Advertising wonders whether the Dos Equis and American Express moves mark an end to the traditional pitch. David Droga probably hopes so.

Geoff Thomas joined B2B and consumer agency Eric Mower + Associates as senior vice president, managing director of its Cincinnati office.

-The Hallmark Channel is cutting all of its ads by half, and 95 percent of your clients don’t care.