Global Advertising Account Assignments

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Four of our Favourite Ads of the Week

Erste Bank "Believe In Love"
by Jung von Matt & Passion Pictures

Lavazza "More Than Italian"
by Y&R Milan

Sandy Hook Promise "Point of View"
by BBDO New York

State Lottery of Netherlands "Frekkel"
by TBWA Neboko Netherlands

- Classic Ads from the Adbrands Archive -

Panda Cheese
Bud Light
American Express

New Account Assignments this week

Luxottica Group - Global - media - agency
Tourism Australia - Global - creative, digital - agency
Wingstop - US - creative - agency
NFL - US - creative - agency
Lactalis - Global - media - agency
The Co-op - UK - creative - agency
Henkel brands - France - CRM - agency
Redd's - US - creative - agency
The AA - UK - media - agency
Coors Banquet - US - creative - agency
Subaru - UK - media - agency
Apia - Australia - creative - agency
Butlins - UK - creative - agency
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New Account Reviews this week

US Marines - US - creative - agency
Homebase - UK - media - agency
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The Account Assignments database tracks account management for the world's leading brands and companies. In other words, which advertising agency handles which accounts in which countries. Fully searchable by brand, brandowner company or advertising agency, the database now contains almost 25,000 worldwide account assignments for just under 6,000 leading brands and more than 1,700 advertising and marketing agencies.

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Publicis Groupe Saatchi & Saatchi Subway Target
Zenith Media L'Oreal
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by projected media expenditure 2018

USA ($189.1bn)
China ($88.2bn)
Japan ($43.8bn)
UK ($26.1bn)
Brazil ($20.7bn)
Germany ($20.4bn)
France ($13.0bn)
Australia ($12.5bn)
Canada ($10.7bn)
India ($10.6bn)
South Korea ($9.8bn)
Italy ($9.2bn)
Russia ($7.7bn)
Argentina ($7.1bn)
Spain ($6.4bn)
Philippines ($6.0bn)
Austria ($5.1bn)
Netherlands ($4.7bn)
Mexico ($4.2bn)
Sweden ($4.1bn)
(source: GroupM
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