Brand News: 10 Things You Need to Know for Friday January 26


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Nutella discount sparks riots in supermarkets across France.

Ace Hotel planslean luxury” spin-off brand in Sister City.

IKEA is excited about augmented and virtual reality.

LEGO celebrates 60th anniversary of the plastic brick.

Meredith Corp. extends tender offer to buy Time Inc.

NaturaBrasil sets first U.S. mall store opening, in New Jersey.

Relativity Space 3D printing rockets boosted by Mark Cuban.

Starbucks rises on China, mobile orders (with room to grow).

YouTube brand safety efforts praised by P&G, Omnicom execs.

Walmart partners with Rakuten to take on Amazon, joining forces on online grocery delivery business in Japan and e-books and audiobooks in the U.S.


adidas Originals passes 5M views in 24 hours for latest spot:

Cadbury opens traveling pop-up swap shop in London:

KFC‘s first female celebrity Colonel Sanders: Reba McEntire.

Under Armour vets launch denim brand in Revtown.

Vans produces Landline, a documentary about snowboarding:

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