Brand News: 10 Things You Need to Know for Monday, October 16


Facebook food ordering

Facebook introduces food ordering, and reportedly tests letting marketers scour user posts and comments.

Adweek names 2017 Brand Genius top 10 list and names Vogue‘s Anna Wintour its “brand visionary.”

Amazon is reportedly planning its own activewear private label.

GM appoints Pamela Fletcher to oversee electric cars worldwide.

Mattel gives Thomas the Tank Engine more “girl power” and UN-advised diversity in new TV series:

Rent the Runway expands into everyday clothing.

Toyota plans self-driving talking cars by 2020.

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey vows to crack down on abusive behavior following #WomenBoycottTwitter protest.


Emirates launches global brand campaign:

Hennessy promotes ‘the long game’:

Zee TV unveils new visual identity for 25th anniversary.

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