Here’s our morning roundup of Monday’s biggest branding, marketing and media industry news and happenings. Send tips and suggestions to email@example.com.
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AOL launches personalized tech support.
Birchbox sees a boom in subscription services.
Disney invests in fantasy sports.
HBO comic John Oliver scores in-person Edward Snowden interview.
Hilton hotels commits to promoting animal welfare.
Honda reboots Civic for US car buyers.
Indiana pizza joint crowdfunds $800,000 following anti-LGBT stance.
Kellogg’s steers Special K away from diet category in the US.
KFC adds chicken and rice bowls and red velvet cake to the menu.
Lacoste surprises Miami Open with a quarter finals performance:
Macy’s reportedly eyes Belk.
Nike Golf releases Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy commercial:
Nissan slows down time at the New York Auto Show.
RadioShack plots hedge fund-backed rebirth.
Tobacco display ban expands in the UK.
Weather Channel fights for continued pay TV carriage.
& France bans anorexic models.