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SEMI-PERPETUAL MOTION: A Little Traveling Music for These Hall of Fame Inductees

As if a starring role in the Old Testament weren’t enough, Moses now has achieved the honor of induction in the Frequent Traveler Hall of Fame by dint of his […]

Frito-Lay Presents ‘The Lay’s Challenge’

PLANO, TEXAS – In its Super Bowl bid to boost the Lay’s potato chip line, Frito-Lay is borrowing a tried-and-true tactic from its soda sister brand, Pepsi. The snack subsidiary […]

LaSalle Launches Phase 2 of Campaign

CHICAGO – LaSalle National Corporation here launches the second phase of an ad campaign to promote its group of retail and commercial banks. The Chicago-area banking corporation breaks television and […]

Ayer Europe Expands Network

PARIS – In Italy, Ayer has merged with agency Canard. The newest member of the Ayer Europe network will be called Canard/Ayer and will be located in Milan, Turin and […]

More Gossip Mags in Australia

SYDNEY – A weekly Australian edition of the popular U.S. celebrity gossip magazine, National Enquirer, will be launched by Australian Consolidated Press early next year. ACP has formed a joint […]

Lowe Talks With Spain’s Contrapunto

MADRID – Interpublic-owned The Lowe Group plans to take a stake in Spanish creative agency Contrapunto. Such a move would give Lowe the chance to reinforce its presence in Madrid […]

‘Media Cooperative’ Takes Shape

NEW YORK – If the New Year’s resolutions of Michael Kubin and Bob Ingram come true, they will be managing in mid-1993 a media cooperative built around the billings of […]

Bernstein-Rein Has Winning Lottery Ticket

JEFFERSON CITY, MO. – The Missouri Lottery here selected Bernstein-Rein/Kansas City two weeks ago to handle its estimated $8-million advertising business. Incumbent Valentine-Radford/Kansas City was included in final stages of […]

Personal shoppers By Debra Goldma

The holiday season that just passed was a pretty traditional one for me. Like many of you, I engaged in those two sacred seasonal rituals–going home to visit family and going sho

I grew up in St. Louis, where citizens take civic pride in the shopping experience. On my recent trip, when I asked friends and relatives why they liked living in […]