Capital seeks chart sponsor

Johnson, Branwell
August 2002
Marketing Week;8/22/2002, Vol. 25 Issue 34, p15
Trade Publication
Speculates that mobile phone and confectionery brands are possible contenders to take over the sponsorship of commercial radio's Network Chart Show following Pepsi's decision not to renew its contract for 2003. Capital Radio sales team as holder of the contract from the Commercial Radio Companies Association to sell advertising slots and recruit sponsors for the Network Chart Show brand.


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