-It only took three days for Apple to run out of all iPad mini models. link

-Durham, NC-based, Cheil-owned McKinney welcomed CP+B alum Swapnil Patel as its director of media. link

-The Madison Square Garden Company and Lexus announced a long-term marketing partnership that includes the automaker have a major presence in MSG itself.

-Gillette alum and former Nabisco VP of strategy and planning Joseph J. Schena has replaced Jacques Croisetière as CFO of Bacardi Limited.

-Initials Marketing promotes a new Comic Strip Presents program for UKTV channel Gold with a musical/comical effort in London’s Victoria Station (above).