Allied Domecq Spirits USA, Old Greenwich, Conn., narrowed the review for its $15 million Sauza tequila account to three New York shops: incumbent Weiss Stagliano Partners, Bates USA and Select Communications. Cliff Freeman & Partners, another incumbent, is out of the review.
Winston Tire Stores, Burbank, Calif., is expected to part with Kovel/Fuller, Los Angeles for its $2 million-plus account.
SelectCare, Troy, Mich., to Duffey Petrosky & Co., Southfield, for creative on its $2.5 million to $3.5 million account. The healthcare plan provider uses recently formed Harrison Media, Troy, for media buying. Katsin & Lowe, Irvine, Calif., previously handled creative and media.
Be Inc., Menlo Park, Calif., to Bozell Worldwide Silicon Valley, San Mateo, for the software marketer's estimated $1 million to $3 million account, previously unassigned.
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