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Thursday Odds and Ends

-A day after we posted its new Carl’s Jr. spot, D&G has sent us its new effort for fellow CKE chain, Hardee’s (above).

-CP+B updated its website. link

-Chicago based shop Gertrude was tapped to handle an upcoming global brand campaign for Thai beer brand, Singha.

-Online ad company BuzzLogic is now going by the name, Twelvefold Media. link

-Media buying firm E+M Advertising and digital shop Piazza have merged. The new entity will now be led by CEO Michael Medico and CMO Hope Fulgham.

-Your dreams of reading Lou Reed at Starbucks fan fiction have been realized. link

-Google+ is apparently not a social network, people. link

 

-Who’s ready to earn some freelance badges? link

 

 

 

 

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