Lowe and Partners Worldwide is an international advertising agency headquartered in London, a unit of the Interpublic Group. The agency traces its origins back to the foundation of Lintas (Lever International Advertising) in 1899. In 1981 Sir Frank Lowe set up Lowe Howard-Spink, developing world famous campaigns for Absolut, Birds Eye and Heineken while growing rapidly. Lowe Worldwide was formed through a merger with Ammirati Puris Lintas. Agencies in the group include Lowe Sydney, Australia, Ponce BA, Argentina, BorghiErh/Lowe, Brazil, Lowe Bull, South Africa, LOLA Madrid, Spain, Lowe Bangkok, Thailand, Lowe Brindfors, Sweden, Lowe Lintas, India, DLKW Lowe, UK, Lowe Istanbul, TURKEY, Deutsch Inc, USA ( New York and Los Angeles), Lowe Shanghai, China, Lowe Strateus, France, Lowe Bucharest, Romania, Lowe Roche, Toronto, Canada, Lowe Ginkgo, Montevideo, Uruguay, Lowe SSP3, Bogota, Colombia, Publimark Lowe, San José, Costa Rica, Research & Planning Antiguo Cuscatlán, El Salvador.