Brand News: 10 Things You Need to Know for Thursday, September 7

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Jaguar E-type Zero electric vehicle car

Jaguar goes all-electric, Square applies to be a bank, New York Fashion Week gets underway and more brand news:

Amazon plans to open second US headquarters.

Facebook confirms Russian spammers games newsfeed during US presidential election campaign.

BMW readies mass production of electric cars as Jaguar Land Rover commits to electric vehicles in 2020, reveals E-type Zero EV and Future-Type autonomous cars:

Jameson sponsors NYC craft beer and whiskey festival.

Japan Airlines introduces virtual reality headsets.

LinkedIn teams with Spotify for office playlists.

Nestle is buying Sweet Earth, a U.S.-based maker of vegan and plant-based foods.

Skillz named America’s fastest-growing company by Inc.

Square applies for license to become a bank.

Tom Ford opens New York Fashion Week with Gigi Hadid and Kendall Jenner.


CAMPAIGN WATCH:

Bridgestone and Bud Light kick off the new NFL season:

Tinder taps James Blunt for new campaign:


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