Papa John’s and Publicis Groupe’s Fallon Part Ways After One Month

Agency says it was unaware of Laundry Service 'incident'

Fallon was retained by Papa John's in June and has confirmed it since has resigned the account.

The month after the strategy call in which Papa John’s founder John Schnatter used the N-word and made other racially insensitive remarks, the pizza chain hired Publicis Groupe’s Fallon to handle brand campaigns.

@PatrickCoffee Patrick Coffee is a senior editor for Adweek.
@kitten_mouse Lindsay Rittenhouse is a staff writer at Adweek, where she specializes in covering the world of agencies and their clients.