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Cannes, soccer, more stunts, and Edelman

Cannes, soccer, more stunts, and Edelman

A very short missive this week as I'm hitting the deadline buffers before I head off to Cannes for the annual Festival of Creativity and then the World Cup in Russia.

IHOP's name change to IHOb: Confusing or flipping brilliant?

IHOP's name change to IHOb: Confusing or flipping brilliant?

What did you think the "b" would stand for?

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IHUH? 12 brands burn IHOP over name change

IHUH? 12 brands burn IHOP over name change

And you batter believe the pancake restaurant is defending itself.

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Denny's proves there's life in the old stunt yet

Denny's proves there's life in the old stunt yet

Stunt is a word PR pros have been trying to escape for years, but this week suggests there is still mileage in this old school way of attracting attention - as long as it is accompanied by a bit of plain old common sense too.

In Pictures: PRWeek celebrates the industry's talented women

In Pictures: PRWeek celebrates the industry's talented women

A picture recap of the PRWeek Hall of Femme 2018

Why was Denny's press release stunt such a Grand Slam success?

Why was Denny's press release stunt such a Grand Slam success?

Take our poll.

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Sorrell successor should place diversity at top of to-do list

Sorrell successor should place diversity at top of to-do list

As an iconic leader unveils his new plans, his former employer's annual review draws a perfunctory line under its founder's 33-year contribution to the company.

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Should sponsors drop support for Samantha Bee's show?

Should sponsors drop support for Samantha Bee's show?

Are her comments on level with Roseanne Barr's -- or worse -- or is it an apples-to-oranges situation?

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By the numbers: Loyalty, goals examined

By the numbers: Loyalty, goals examined

Brands are still turning to influencers in hopes of raising awareness.

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Ambien maker Sanofi's response to Roseanne: 'Racism is not a side effect'

Ambien maker Sanofi's response to Roseanne: 'Racism is not a side effect'

The drugmaker clapped back to Roseanne Barr's comment that she was "Ambien tweeting" when she made racist remarks about Valerie Jarrett.

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