The possible buyers of AT&T’s digital ad unit Xandr

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Hi! Welcome to the Insider Advertising daily for September 3. I’m Lauren Johnson, a senior advertising reporter at Business Insider. Subscribe here to get this newsletter in your inbox every weekday. Send me feedback or tips at [email protected]

Today’s news: The potential buyers of AT&T’s Xandr, layoffs at Droga5, and the USPS’s contract with PR giant Weber Shandwick.

John Stankey
AT&T CEO John Stankey John Lamparski / Stringer



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David Droga
Droga5 founder and CEO David Droga Richard Bord/Getty Images for Cannes Lions


Accenture-owned ad agency Droga5 just cut 7% of its US staff – here’s what we know

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Louis Dejoy
U.S. Postmaster General Louis Dejoy arrives at a meeting at the office of Speaker of the House Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) at the U.S. Capitol August 5, 2020 in Washington, DC. Alex Wong/Getty Images


PR firm Weber Shandwick is helping the US Postal Service navigate mail-voting controversies. Read the firm’s $US4 million contract with the embattled agency.

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