Argentina Tourist Authority is searching for an agency for its estimated $15 million account. Peter Martin Associates, Stamford, Conn., is the consultant.
Investor Carl Icahn said in a regulatory filing May 12 that he intends to offer Nabisco Group Holdings shareholders $22 per share for the 90.4% of the company's stock he does not own. Mr. Icahn in April bid $16 per share to take over the company, which owns a 90% stake in food marketer Nabisco Holdings Corp.
Allied-Domecq Spirits USA has chosen Frierson, Mee & Kraft, New York, to handle its $5 million Midori ad account. The brand had been at Lois/EJL from January 1999 until the fall, when parent Lois/USA filed for bankruptcy protection.
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