PGA Tour Implements New Scheduling Rule Safeway Open Suffers From Woods' Withdrawal Lady Gaga Set To Headline SB Halftime PGA Tour Eyes Possible Schedule Changes Finchem Says Tour Will Stay In NC Survey Shows Players Split On Marijuana Testing "Baby" Lydia Ko Gracing Evian Bottles Time Inc. Promotes Battista To President & CEO MMQB To Take Over Next Week's SI Issue SI Partnering With DGital Media For Podcasts
SBD/13/Sponsorships Advertising Marketing
Published March 13, 1996
Time Warner has hired Lowe & Partners/SMS to create a corporate image campaign using many of its properties, including Sports Illustrated, "ER" and Looney Tunes (WALL STREET JOURNAL, 3/13)....Quaker Oats plans on selling its North American frozen foods operations, including brands Aunt Jemima breakfast products and Celeste pizza (AD AGE ONLINE, 3/13)....All Sport, IZOD Club, Mead Corporation, J.M. Smucker Company and Sunderland of Scotland have each extended their contracts as official LPGA licensees (LPGA)....Cobra Golf Inc. has agreed to be the title sponsor of the '96 King Cobra Collegiate Players Tour, a nationwide summer tournament series for male and female golfers age 18-24 (Cobra Golf)....The AVP has formed an association with Ted Danson's American Oceans Campaign and is asking sponsors to support the project (AVP)....PGA Tour golfer Sandy Lyle, currently without an equipment contract, is using a blank bag he bought for $190 at Nevada Bob's (USA TODAY, 3/13)....Tommy Hilfiger has sold his shares in the company he founded (WALL STREET JOURNAL, 3/13)....Mirage Resorts is discussing a potential second hotel on property it owns in Atlantic City (WALL STREET JOURNAL, 3/13).