IN THE PINK PLATYPUS PRODUCTIONS’ pilot of In Bed With Minki, the first advertiser-funded talk show for SA television, was shot on Clifton’s Fourth Beach recently. Featuring model Minki van der Westhuizen and a luxury pink bed, the show will travel to glamorous locations. There’s been no shortage of brands offering to participate, but only those offering “credible synergy between the programme, the broadcaster and the brand” will be accepted. CRIME INITIATIVE FIRST NATIONAL BANK is launching a massive campaign apparently to influence Government attitudes to the crime wave. MEDIA MOVE TILE AND SANITARYWARE retailer CTM has appointed a start-up company, Accountable Media, to handle its media buying. PUBLICIS DIDN’T LOSE WE REPORTED RECENTLY that Publicis had lost the R50m Cadbury advertising account to Ogilvy. The facts are that Ogilvy gained the Cadbury sugar and gum business from JWT. Publicis retains the R30m chocolate business.