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Let’s jump in and discover the hottest topics from the week here …
Key Agency & Client Side Insights
It’s Wine Time
Check this thread for info on who manages OOH for Gallo. The winemaker has moved forward in its $1B deal with Constellation Brands to consolidate. It is expected to close in 4th quarter 2021. That is a lot of booze under one name. Full Thread Here>>>
Have Covid Pay Cuts Been Restored?
Does anyone know if compensation plans changed, if at all, since Covid began? Full Thread Here>>>
Looking for all the RFPs
State of the proposals: Any RFPs floating around in the big markets? Chime in from your area. Full Thread Here>>>
RFPs II – The Sequel
Cohort @Owners Nowhere stops in with news about big accounts going in to review. Check the thread for some of the reasoning behind the shift. Full Thread Here>>>
Starcom Gets a Big Client
This just in: Starcom is picking up printing company Vistaprint for DR, advanced TV and brand efforts. Vistaprint’s parent company Cimpress acquired 99 Designs a few weeks ago. Full Thread Here>>>
Industries Heating Up This Fall
Our Cohort @Swing Enabled is asking what are some of the best industries to TARGET right now? Does travel fit in anywhere? Full Thread Here>>>
Online Personas are Getting Tiresome
Some sage advice from Cohort @Owners Nowhere on this blunt question. What’s everyone’s point of view on agency people acting like idiots on social media? Does it change the way you look at them? Curious … Full Thread Here>>>
The drivers are out there. Cohort @Ticket Iceland mentions that The Geopath mobility update dated November 5, 2020 reports that traffic in the US is 92% of normal. Average daily miles travelled was 16.5 miles for the week of Oct 26 – Nov 1, 2020, versus 18.0 miles for the week of Mar 2 – Mar 9, 2020. Full Thread Here>>>
University Life and Planning
Reaching out to academia? Check here for answers to the question: When are the prime planning months for colleges and universities? Full Thread Here>>>
Can You Help with This Question?
Which brands are doing OOH in-house these days? Full Thread Here>>>
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