Brands to Watch: BlackBerry, CNN, Yahoo


Brands to Watch

Apple opens new Mac software store, enables peer-to-peer app sharing.

BlackBerry parent RIM beats analyst estimates.

Canada Goose challenged by knock-offs.

Chevron and BP named in latest WikiLeaks cables.

CNN bids adieu to Larry King, pads schedule until Piers Morgan debut.

Dramamine brand sold by J&J for $76 million.[more]

Everlast to be sold exclusively in US at Sears and Kmart.

Facebook goes offline due to brand pages rollout.

FedEx sees blue skies ahead.

Gap apologizes for “Made in China” mislabeling.

General Mills to raise prices.

Hollywood Reporter revamp adds Vanity Fair flair.

Honda sells stake in India’s biggest motorcycle-makers.

Joe Montana and fellow former 49ers plan hotel complex.

Martha Stewart brings cookies to the iPhone.

P&G gets aggressive with one-company approach.

Visa, MasterCard plunge as US Fed mandates lower user fees.

Yahoo stops accepting video uploads, plans to axe Delicious and other services.

US cable penetration hits 21-year low.

US car sales are ending the year on a high note.

FDA cracks down on dietary supplements, FTC clamps down on children’s vitamin claims.

& time to rebrand Silicon Valley?