Three Coty brands: Sally Hansen, La Cross and N.Y.C. New York Color are reviewing their global creative chores.
Kettle Foods named Cultivator Advertising & Design as its first advertising agency of record. Budget is undisclosed. Advertising, breaking in October, will target natural and gourmet consumers.
Captains of Industry was named the first agency of record for Alteris Renewables, a creator of residential and commercial solar installations in the Northeast. Billings were not released.
PODS, Portable On Demand Storage, selected The Richards Group as its agency of record, following a national review. The agency will handle strategic planning and creative development, which includes TV and print elements, slated to launch in the fourth quarter of 2009.
The American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science has named Toy New York as its agency of record. Toy New York will develop an integrated branding initiative and digital agency Big Spaceship will redesign the Americana Committee Web site.
The O Group was named global design agency of record for Belvedere Vodka, a subsidiary of LVMH. The O Group has been working with the brand team on special projects for several years, and is now charged with global design, merchandising and below-the-line marketing.
Strawberry Frog was awarded global digital duties on Procter & Gamble's Pampers brand.
Birds Eye frozen foods selected Spark Communications to manage media strategy and planning for the company's U.S. marketing activities. The agency will work with creative agency, Northlich.
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers named Periscope as its agency of record. The move consolidates Red Robin's strategy development, media planning and buying and creative efforts with one agency.
All detergent awarded Merkley + Partners creative duties on its advertising account. Billings were not released. Bartle Bogle Hegarty previously handled the account.