You’ve read all of your free items this month. To register, get added benefits and unlimited access to articles, Become a Member. Already a Member? Sign in. Advertising Age Article Abstract Why Ad Agencies Aren't Going Away Anytime Soon Shops Can Provide a Critical Objectivity That Marketers Are Incapable Of By Al Ries, Published on November 06, 2013 13 Want more Access, Content & Connections? Upgrade to Membership. We are glad you are enjoying Advertising Age. To get uninterrupted access and additional benefits, become a member today. Register Now Already a member? Log in.