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ABC Television Is About to Pick a Digital Specialist for Its Online Media Buying

The ABC television network is searching for an agency to plan and buy its digital media, motivated by a desire for digital specialists, according to sources. Digital planning and buying is currently handled as part of its general media account.

Here Are the 7 Agencies That Priceline Is Considering for Its Creative Account

Butler, Shine, Stern & Partners' long tenure on Priceline.com has ended.

Accounts in Review: SunTrust Hires a New Lead Shop

Don't despair, creative agencies, there are pitches for you, too. Not every account review right now revolves around media. As a public service—and a needed respite from Mediapalooza 2015—Adweek below […]

Accounts in Review: CVS’ Media Search Follows a Creative Shift

Another year, another search. Fourteen months after shifting its creative account from Arnold to BBDO, CVS is reviewing its media business. Like its 2014 search, the company is using Pile […]

Scotts Miracle-Gro Picks Mediahub to Handle Its Media Business

Scotts Miracle-Gro is moving on. After years with MEC, the brand is shifting its media account to Mediahub, the media arm of Mullen, Scotts has confirmed. Scotts' media spending totals about $80 million a year.

Accounts in Review: Insurers Get the Urge to Search

Don't look now but insurers that collectively spend more than $200 million in media annually are in the midst of creative searches. New York Life was the latest to surface, […]

Royal Caribbean’s 4 Finalists Are Midsize Players

The four finalists for Royal Caribbean's creative account are all smaller than incumbent JWT, and that's by design.

Accounts in Review: Coke Joins the Long List of Media Searches

The media account frenzy continues. A week after searches for Visa and Coty surfaced, Coca-Cola bubbled up with a review of its U.S. media business. Spending on the account grew […]

Accounts in Review: The Media Searches Keep Piling Up

As a media agency these days, you're either under siege or flush with opportunity. It became clear this week that Visa and Coty are searching for agencies to handle their […]

Accounts in Review: Suddenly, It’s Raining Cruise Line Searches

Agencies looking for a cruise line account suddenly have choices. If Royal Caribbean isn't inviting enough, why not give Norwegian Cruise Line a go? And since they're in play at […]