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Revlon hired Kirshenbaum Bond & Partners, New York, to handle the launch of Skinlights Face Illuminators, a line of products due in stores in January. Agency executives said the assignment is not a conflict with the $40 million account of Andrew Jergens Co.'s Biore brand, which Kirshenbaum won last year.

Anheuser-Busch is believed to be pulling its Rhumba rum-flavor beer from test markets in Florida.

Ikea North America cut its list of 20-plus review contenders to six or seven, said executives close to the situation. Previous agency Deutsch, New York, is not participating in the review. Pile & Co., Boston, is the consultant.

Steve Vranakis to interactive creative director, FCB Worldwide, San Francisco, a new position, from WCRS, London, where he had the same title.

Sally Koslow, editor in chief of Gruner & Jahr USA Publishing's McCall's, will leave the women's title after closing its February issue to become corporate editor-new business development for Gruner & Jahr. Susan Ungaro, editor in chief of Family Circle, will have editorial oversight over McCall's beginning with the April issue.

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