Chew facts to be put straight

I would like to correct a factual error in “Wrigley’s moves 3m out of AMV into Bozell” (MW October 6).

Suder & Hennessey, the healthcare agency within the Y&R group, won the consumer and professional advertising account for Orbit & Extra in July. At no stage has S&H pitched against Bray Leino, and we certainly did not lose business to Bray Leino in March. The account we are currently working on was held by Bates Healthcom until March this year.

John Flaherty

Managing director

Sudler & Hennessey London

London NW1


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