Wednesday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-Creative agency Marcel Mexico launched a new campaign for the electric Renault TWIZY (video above).

-Y&R London launched a campaign for Oxfam promising “The End” of extreme poverty.

-Ogilvy & Mather London CSO Kevin Chesters defends the recently-pulled McDonald’s ad as “brave and socially relevant.”


-KFC launched a digital and CRM review in the U.K.

-The Martin Agency chief creative officer Joe Alexander shares some tips for Cannes.

-Deutsch North America CCO Peve Favat shares his three favorite ads.

-The U.K.’s Advertising Standards Authority banned Grey London’s Grand Prix-winning “LifePaint” spot for Volvo from “appearing again in its current form.”

-Irish bookmaker Paddy Power launched a print ad featuring Donald Trump “behind bars,” offering 2/1 odds on impeachment.

-London-based art director Matt Dunn is going around the city stenciling condoms on graffiti penises to promote safe sex.