Time Warner Cable has named al Punto, Wing Latino and incumbent Castells & Asociados as the remaining three agencies in contention for the company's Hispanic account.
DaimlerChrysler has tapped BBDO to handle U.S. chores for its Smart car brand, slated for a 2008 U.S. launch. The account is estimated at $20 million.
Atari has awarded global ad chores to the newly combined Draft FCB. Spending was not released. The agency bested Euro RSCG 4D for the win.
Sony Ericsson has parted ways with agency Bartle Bogle Hegarty. The agency handled global creative duties since 2001.
SunCom Wireless has placed its $25 million advertising account in review. Incumbent Margeotes Fertitta Powell will not defend.
Harbor Bank and Trust in Southport, Connecticut has chosen Looney Advertising as its agency of record to launch a regional campaign in the Northeast. The agency will develop a full service creative and media campaign that includes corporate identity, collateral, print, event, in-store, guerrilla, public relations and outdoor components. Spending was not released.
Dunkin' Brands, the parent company of Dunkin' Donuts, Baskin-Robbins and Togo's, is looking for a digital marketing agency. A decision is expected the first week of October.
MMB defended its Jiffy Lube International account and will continue to serve as agency of record. MMB bested Colby & Partners and Cole + Weber United to retain the $25 million account.
XM has placed creative duties on its $50 million ad account in review. Mullen previously handled the work.
Lawrence Savings Bank has tapped White Rhino Productions to develop its brand repositioning. The bank had no previous agency of record and billings were not disclosed. White Rhino will design a new logo, retail signage, pre-and-post-announcement print advertising, point of sale merchandising, direct response mailers, and marketing support material.