Other contenders were New York agencies Carlson & Partners, Shahid & Co. and Interpublic Group of Cos.' Gotham. The account was previously handled by Omnicom Group's DDB Chicago.
Annual billings are estimated to be $10 million. Sara Lee's Hanes and Hanes Her Way brands are also searching for a new agency. -- Laura Hughes
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