GLOBAL - McLaren Automotive is looking for an agency to handle its global advertising as it gears up its bid to take on rivals Ferrari, Lamborghini and Porsche in the top-end sports car market.
GLOBAL - Adidas has called a pitch for its global advertising campaign for the 2014 Fifa World Cup.
Huawei, the Chinese telecoms company, has appointed Bartle Bogle Hegarty (BBH) as its global advertising agency for its devices business unit, following a pitch.
GLOBAL - HTC, the handset manufacturer, is holding a review of its estimated US$155 million global advertising business as it looks to increase marketing support for its products.
GLOBAL - Sony has appointed Grey to handle its 2011 global brand campaign for its Bravia TV range after a pitch against other networks.
GLOBAL - Saab, the Swedish car marque, is looking for a lead agency to handle its estimated US$115 million global advertising account.
GLOBAL - Reckitt Benckiser, owner of brands Vanish, Veet, Clearasil and Dettol, has split its Asia-Pacific media planning and buying arrangements between MPG and ZenithOptimedia.
GLOBAL - Lenovo, the world's fourth-largest PC maker, is reviewing its estimated US$96 million global advertising account.
GLOBAL - General Motors has awarded its estimated $1 billion global advertising business for Chevrolet to a joint venture between Omnicom and Interpublic Group.
GLOBAL - Asics, the Japanese sportswear brand, has appointed 180 Amsterdam as its global advertising agency.
GLOBAL - Aegis has promoted Jerry Buhlmann (pictured), the global chief executive of its media-buying division Aegis Media, to global chief executive of Aegis Group.
GLOBAL - Carlsberg is holding a review of its global digital advertising arrangements, as the brand aims to connect with a younger consumer.
GLOBAL - Asics, the Japanese sportswear brand, is holding a review of its estimated US$80 million global advertising arrangements.
LONDON - Nokia has officially parted company with Wieden & Kennedy London, its global agency of record since 2007.
GLOBAL - Dulux has appointed Bartle Bogle Hegarty to its US$100 million global advertising account after a pitch.
GLOBAL - Nokia is reviewing its global advertising arrangements, putting the incumbent Wieden & Kennedy on high alert.