KSL Media has been awarded the media planning and buying portion of confectioner Chupa Chups' $10-15 million ad account without a review, sources said.
KSL here declined comment. Executives at candy marketer Chupa Chups USA in Atlanta could not be reached.
Separately, presentations in the creative pitch are expected to wrap up this week. Contenders include: incumbent Lois/EJL in Chicago; Ground Zero, Santa Monica, Calif.; Match, Atlanta; Crispin Porter & Bogusky, Miami; Kirshenbaum Bond & Partners West, San Francisco; Fallon McElligott, Minneapolis; GSD&M, Austin, Texas; The Richards Group, Dallas and New York's TBWA/Chiat/Day, DiMassimo and Weiss, Whitten, Stagliano. --Angela Dawson
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