Brand News: 10 Things You Need to Know for Wednesday, Oct. 18


Google Sidewalk Labs Toronto concept

Google sibling Sidewalk Labs is developing a smarter Toronto.

Chase acquires WePay for small business payments.

Deckers battles Australian UGG-makers over usage of name.

John Deere secures green and yellow in trademark suit win.

Magic Leap, still in stealth mode, raises another $502 million.

Mars-owned candy brands create “bite-sized” horror films:

Microsoft unveils the Surface Book 2 and a Windows 10 update.

MTV aims to restore credibility and music under new leadership.

Nike welcomes start of the NBA season with a two-minute film:

Nissan promotes intelligent mobility at the Tokyo Motor Show:

& Don’t miss Fast Company‘s story about Casper and rival mattress brands vs. online reviewers.

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