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

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Build-a-Bear 12 July 2018 crowds

Build-A-Bear offers vouchers after closing U.S. and Canadian stores after overwhelming rush on one-day “pay your age” promotion.

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos gets closer to Blue Origin space flights.

Apple launches $300mn China green energy fund and ‘surprise’ MacBook Pro.

AT&T will fight Time Warner merger challenge by the DOJ.

Facebook faces SEC probe into Cambridge Analytica and user data.

Gawker Media sold to owner of Bustle and Bleacher Report.

J&J will appeal Thursday’s $4.69B jury verdict in talcum powder cancer case.

Mitsubushi signs first college football sponsorship deal.

Pizza Hut expands beer delivery in tandem with NCAA partnership.

Victoria’s Secret is falling out favor with target customers.

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Louis Vuitton woos well-heeled World Cup fans:

MINI offers a sneak peek at fully electric model launching next year.

Target responds to Amazon Prime Day mega-sale:


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