Brand News: 10 Things You Need to Know for Tuesday, June 20



Vice Media, now valued at $5.7 billion after $450 million investment, reportedly weighs IPO.

Nestlé acquires minority stake in US healthy meal delivery firm Freshly. Its US candy business is still up for sale.

Time Warner invests $100 million in Snapchat, which may change policy on product placement.

Apple taps Health Gorilla for Apple Watch health tracking.

Comcast launches advanced advertising group, enables TV ad buying with blockchain tech.

Pepsi Ramadan ad unfolds over three smartphone screens.

Tim Hortons franchise owners in Canada sue corporate owner Restaurant Brands International.

Google faces EU antitrust fines:

Sprite launches #SummerSprite campaign:

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