Wednesday Morning Stir

By Erik Oster 

-After mcgarrybowen reintroduced the Budweiser frogs for the U.K. launch of Bud Light, Bud Light U.K. will launch a 24-hour livestream of 17 real frogs called “Frog TV” (video above).

-Leo Burnett Group shopper marketing division Arc Worldwide expanded with new offices in New York and Northwest Arkansas and a series of executive hires and promotions.

-Squatty Potty discontinued its campaign starring Kathy Griffin and cut ties with the comedian, following a photo shoot in which she posed with a bloody, severed Donald Trump head prop.


-AdAge examined gender discrimination in the industry, concluded “Advertising is Still a Boys’ Club.”

-Publicis created a “next generation” board of the agency’s future leaders.

-Some Native American groups are upset with Airbnb for advertising a TeePee experience in Joshua Tree National Park as “true Sioux style.”

-Twitter is introducing new features to promote live video.