Brand News: 10 Things You Need to Know For Wednesday, June 7


Bozoma Saint John

In a move to clean up its image, Uber fires 20+ employees following sexual harassment probe and hires Apple Music marketing executive Bozoma Saint John as its first chief brand officer.

Apple vows to make cracked iPhone screens easier to repair.

Facebook Live becomes more accessible with real-time captions.

Lyft self-driving service ready to launch in Boston.

Macy’s considers turning Herald Square rooftop into a public park.

Mountain Dew signs on to sponsor global esports teams.

PepsiCo opens a farmers’ market at its global HQ in Purchase, NY.

Santander takes over Spain’s struggling Banco Popular for one euro.

Tesla is ready to deliver new Model 3 and teases Model Y:


Pfizer Australia’s “Quit Nagging” campaign targets smokers’ loved ones:

Woolworths food range developed with everyday Australians:

& Maltesers makes a cameo in James Corden’s “Carpool Karaoke” segment with Ed Sheeran (3:42):

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