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Up to the Minute: Entertainment wins for ChizComm

Plus, hires at Gravity Partners and more news you may have missed.

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Don’t discount the dollar store, and other lessons

We break down three main takeaways following strategy’s annual Shopper Marketing Forum.

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Automated creativity is inevitable (and a good idea): column

Mitch Joel pokes holes in the idea that the creative process is off limits to AI.

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The best in brand foolishness

Our sister site Stimulant rounds up some of the top prank ads from April Fool’s Day.

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Your chatbot needs a helping hand: column

Eighty-Eight’s Erin Bury on why brands intrigued by the buzzy tech shouldn’t totally abandon the human touch.

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The say/do gap of conscious consumerism: column

Public CEO Phil Haid on why brands “doing good” may not be enough to influence purchase behaviour.

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Purpose, now more than ever: column

BBDO’s Thomas Kenny shows pop culture has come out swinging in the Age of Trump. Marketers should too.

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Not all tech can live up to the hype: column

Publicis Toronto’s head of digital on VR, chatbots and how likely they are to have an immediate impact.

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Up to the Minute: A shiny win for NKPR

Plus, Free for All adds to its team and more news you may have missed.

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Up to the Minute: Rethink picks up Woodbine

Plus, QSR brands pick new shops, Veritas adds to its team and more news you may have missed.

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Up to the Minute: BICOM makes an acquisition

Plus, 88Creative rebrands, Vice launches its agency in Canada and more news you may have missed.

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Back page: Pocket creative director

A can’t-miss cut-out doll, just in time for another awards season.

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Embrace the shift away from stuff (column)

Mirum’s Mitch Joel tracks tech trends around streaming and subscriptions to prepare marketers for what’s next.

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Up to the Minute: Two exec promotions at DentsuBos

Plus, a Canadian shop is named AOR for Dallas-based Susan G. Komen and more news you may have missed.