Wednesday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-BMW is bringing back its BMW Films series starring Clive Owen in “The Escape.” The client “reunited the original crew” that worked on the series back in 2001, and current BMW agency of record KBS did not work on this project.

-The U.K. Advertising Standards Agency revoked its ban on a Greenpeace anti-fracking ad

-Campaign shares “12 marketing lessons from a 20-year Coca-Cola veteran.”


-AdAge plays some “Buzzword Bingo.”

Adweek checks in with John Reid, John Sheehan and Ben Latimer, co-founders of RSL + Crew, which launched Yelp’s first national campaign last year. 

Mcdonald’s CVP of digital, growth and foundational markets Richard Murphy says “Marketers need to be comfortable with ambiguity.”

-Wunderman Singapore hired Rajnish Suneja from BBDO as client services director

-Adweek explains “How Play-Doh Went From Being a Household Cleaning Supply to a Beloved Toy.”