Debenhams cuts advertising shortlist to two agencies

LONDON - M&C Saatchi has been kicked off the Debenhams pitch, leaving just JWT and Bartle Bogle Hegarty to battle it out.

Debenhams...shortlist cut
Debenhams...shortlist cut

The two remaining agencies will be asked to make further presentations to the client within the next week.

Karmarama and Publicis were dropped from the competition in February.

The account went up for pitch in January after Miles Calcraft Briginshaw Duffy resigned the account to pitch for the £20 million John Lewis business. That account eventually went to Adam & Eve.