Brand News: 10 Things You Need to Know For Thursday July 13


Havaianas flip-flops

Brazil’s J&F sells Alpargatas, maker of Havaianas, for $1.1 billion to private equity funds.

Air New Zealand‘s latest in-flight safety video is a trippy affair starring Katie Holmes and Cuba Gooding Jr.

Tiffany & Co. hires Diesel‘s Alessandro Bogliolo as CEO.

Uber merges with rival Yandex in Russia.

Ben & Jerry’s creates a one-night-only ice cream for Phish, to be sold at Madison Square Garden on 7/21:

Volvo Trucks supersizes unboxing videos with VNL reveal:

Nestea takes a tiny house on the road in US summer tour:

ESPN partners with Tencent to stream ESPYs in China.

Levi-Strauss quarterly sales rise, helped by stretch denim.

PepsiCo shifts more money into online and experiences.

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