The latest branding and marketing news and other happenings:
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— SUBWAY® (@SUBWAY) August 18, 2015
Ashley Madison hackers dump 32 milllion names and private information on the web.
— Starbucks News (@Starbucksnews) August 18, 2015
IN OTHER NEWS:
Abercrombie & Fitch revamps management structure.
American Apparel may be on the verge of bankruptcy.
— Jen Rubio (@jennifer) August 17, 2015
Bitcoin could split in debate over crypto-currency’s future.
Buick plans to bring Chinese-made cars to US.
Facebook officially sends more traffic to websites than Google.
GapKids x ED by Ellen DeGeneres collection hits stores today.
GE joins Accenture, Adobe and Gap in dropping annual performance reviews.
General Mills introduces The Good Table brand.
Livie & Luca features kids with Down syndrome in back-to-school campaign.
MillerCoors looks for sales pop with alcoholic hard soda.
Reddit racism protest targets the site’s advertisers.
Sainsbury’s UK extends brand price-matching to online customers.
Shake Shack brings surf’n’turf lobster burger to New England locations.
Tesla reportedly planning driverless car fleets.
US State Dept. report on human trafficking takes aim at companies’ supply chain.
WWE lands Jon Stewart as host of SummerSlam event on Sunday.