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Wal-Mart Touts ‘Sam’s Dream’

DALLAS With its account in the midst of a controversial review, Wal-Mart is breaking a campaign touting corporate citizenship and old-fashioned values. Under attack from labor groups and social activists […]

BMW X5 Takes New Year’s Spin

DALLAS BMW will launch an ad campaign for the revamped X5 sport utility vehicle with a TV spot from GSD&M called “Nurburgring.”The 30-second commercial opens on what appears to be […]

‘Baltimore Sun,’ Aquarium Hire MGH

DALLAS MGH has added the National Aquarium and The Baltimore Sun to its client roster for marketing chores, the agency said.The Owings Mills, Md., independent will handle media planning and […]

Greyhound Searches

DALLAS Greyhound Lines has launched a review and plans to integrate advertising, public relations and other marketing services at a single shop, the client said.The Richards Group, a Dallas-based independent […]

Bell’s TV Debut Honors Armed Forces

DALLAS Bell Helicopter’s first television spot in its 65-year history will premiere during the Armed Forces Bowl this Saturday. The spot from TM Advertising in Irving, Texas, entitled “Yellow Ribbons,” […]

$100 Mil. Audi Picks Venables

DALLAS Audi of America said it has selected San Francisco independent Venables, Bell and Partners to handle creative chores on its ad account following a review.Estimated billings are $100 million.The […]

GSD&M’s Webber Starts New Venture

DALLAS After nearly a decade at Omnicom Group’s GSD&M, Eric Webber is leaving the shop in Austin, Texas, to start his own public relations company.Webber, 46, will partner with Mark […]

PP+K Scores HSN, Tires Plus

DALLAS Pyper Paul + Kenney said it has doubled its billings to more than $40 million in 2006, thanks in large part to a series of account wins in recent […]

3 Georgia-Pacific Units Go Into Play

DALLAS Georgia-Pacific is reviewing creative chores on three of its North American consumer product divisions, the client said. The Atlanta-based company has sent requests for information to undisclosed agencies, and […]

Maryland Lottery Account Returns to TBC

DALLAS TBC has won interim advertising duties for the Maryland State Lottery following a review held after the incumbent, Eisner Communications, abruptly folded last month. TBC, an independent shop in […]