ShipChem, which provides shipping and logistics services for chemicals and plastics companies, tapped WPP Group's J. Walter Thompson, Atlanta, to handle its $7 million to $10 million account. Other contenders, all based in Atlanta, included Omnicom Group's BBDO
South, WPP Group's Ogilvy & Mather, Fletcher Martin Ewing and Fricks/Firestone Advertising. ShipChem until last year was part of Eastman Chemical Company.
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