Apple TV Plus’ Freeloader Problem: 62% of Subscribers Are on...
Streaming - Tech

Apple has said it wants to bulk up revenue from services — including Apple TV Plus, which is just over one year old. But new research suggests that the tech giant’s entry into the so-called “st...

Yahoo! Finance
January 22, 2021

Valentine’s Day: M&M’s White Chocolate Cheesecake Fla...
CPG

No matter what you think about Valentine’s Day, you have to admit that the candy offerings are some of the best that we get all year. Mars, Incorporated first released its M&M’s Whit...

Best Products
January 22, 2021

Nike Live Pushes Small-Format Expansion
Fashion - Retail

A digital vending machine dubbed the "Unlock Box," which lets members redeem free products and gifts, will be a feature of the store, as it has in others. Customers will also be able to text store ass...

RetailDive
January 22, 2021

Nintendo and Starlight Children’s Foundation
Gaming - Non-Profit - Partnerships

Nintendo of America partnered with nonprofit the Starlight Children's Foundation to bring Nintendo gaming stations to children being treated in hospitals. Nintendo collaborated with Starlight Child...

Nintendo and Starlight
January 22, 2021

How Toycos are Rethinking Retail Relationships
CPG - Retail

In a time when many of us are stuck at home—living and working between the same four walls—there is something particularly satisfying about making an online purchase. It’s convenient, of course,...

Kidscreen
January 22, 2021

Kraft Heinz flips amateur artwork into ketchup labels
Branding - CPG

Kraft Heinz Canada this week launched a campaign asking people to submit drawings of ketchup for a chance to see their artwork on a custom bottle label. The campaign was inspired by a global experimen...

Marketing Dive
January 22, 2021

Subway to Bring Branded Products to Food Retail
Dining - Retail

Subway’s latest partnership follows its expanding efforts to wade further into the grocery space, a strategy employed by both restaurant chains and independents during the pandemic as foot traffic i...

GroceryDive
January 22, 2021

No brand is safe from Fortnite
Gaming - Sports - Theatrical

Crossovers like these are by no means a new thing for Fortnite. The game’s last season was a multimonth Marvel mashup, there have been multiple Star Wars-themed cosmetics, other real-world streamers...

The Verge
January 22, 2021

Stand Up For Clean Air
Non-Profit - Opportunities

Clean air is critical for healthy lungs and bodies. The American Lung Association is the guardian of healthy, clean air for all Americans, and has long championed lung health by effectively advocating...

American Lung Association
January 22, 2021

J. Cole and Puma Reveal the Dreamer 2
Fashion - Music

After delivering the well-received RS-Dreamer sneaker last year, rap megastar J. Cole and Puma are back with another basketball court-ready look. The Dreamer 2 is the second signature shoe for J. Col...

Footwear News
January 22, 2021

Walt Disney’s Bright Future with Streaming Success, Them...
Streaming

"Disney is positioned to achieve scale similar to industry leader Netflix … while its premium intellectual property creates pricing power and enables the company to spend less per sub on content," w...

Hollywood Reporter
January 22, 2021

USDA Gives Hemp Industry a Boost With New Final Rule
Health & Beauty

The USDA has published its Final Rule for the domestic production of hemp and has raised the restricted ceiling of Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) as well as giving more time for farmers to collect samples...

Global Cosmetic New
January 22, 2021

Google threatens to shut down search in Australia
Online

Google says it will shut down its search engine in Australia if a controversial bill designed to benefit the news media becomes law. At a Senate hearing in Canberra on Friday, Google (GOOGL) Australi...

CNN
January 22, 2021

FIFA threatens World Cup Ban for Super League players
Sports - Television

Fifa and world football’s six confederations have reacted to renewed reports about the creation of breakaway ‘European Super League’, issuing a joint statement warning that any player or club in...

SportBusiness
January 22, 2021

Hot Wheels Ultimate Drive-thru Heads to Six Flags Over Georgia
Attractions - Toys

Following a successful debut at the Toyota Arena in Ontario, California last month, the Hot Wheels Ultimate Drive-Thru experience is heading east. The Hot Wheels Monster Trucks fleet along with iconi...

The Toy Book
January 22, 2021

The Premier League waits for sun to shine on chilly UK media m...
Sports - Streaming - Television

UK sports rights experts say the English Premier League will delay its domestic media rights auction until April or May with a view to having deals in place prior to Euro 2020, which begins on June 11...

SportBusiness
January 22, 2021

Washington Football Team first NFL franchise to get sports bet...
Gaming - Sports

The Washington Football Team have become the first National Football League (NFL) franchise to be granted a sports betting license through a partnership with gaming company FanDuel. NFL teams are not...

SportsPro
January 22, 2021

BIOTI: Launching an immunity-boosting prebiotic beverage
Beverages - Health & Beauty

A functional beverage containing patented galacto-oligosaccharides to help support a healthy gut and beautiful skin. ‘Prebiotics beverage BIOTI was launched in South Korea’​ Covid-19 has accel...

BeverageDaily
January 22, 2021

Wait, What?? Guy Runs Doom on a Pregnancy Test
Tech

A programmer who likes reverse-engineering things and typically works with ancient hardware and software has managed to run a fully functional game of Doom on an electronic pregnancy test. You might ...

Mashable
January 22, 2021

ICYMI: Enjoy Bernie’s Meme Treatment
Online

Sanders' casual clothing and presumed grumpy, dadcore appearance inspired creative types to pop his image into all kinds of images, from scenes from The Sopranos and Forrest Gump to historical photogr...

CNET
January 22, 2021

New Wave of Film Delays
Streaming - Theatrical

James Bond’s latest adventure has hit another speed bump. “No Time to Die,” the upcoming installment in the British spy series, has been postponed yet again. The movie will now release in theat...

Variety
January 22, 2021

‘Game of Thrones’ Prequel ‘Tales of Dunk and Egg’ in E...
Streaming - Television

A series adaptation of “Tales of Dunk and Egg,” a prequel to the events of “Game of Thrones,” is in early development at HBO, Variety has learned exclusively from sources. The one-hour show w...

Variety
January 22, 2021

Pixar’s ‘Soul’ Records Historic Nielsen Streaming Win In...
Streaming - Theatrical

Soul, the Pixar animated feature released on Disney+ on Christmas Day, made history on Nielsen’s weekly U.S. streaming rankings, finishing No. 1 for the week of December 21 to 27. With 1.669 billio...

Deadline
January 22, 2021

New Sour Patch Kids Lollipops Come With a Sour Candy Dip for t...
CPG

Between cereal and marshmallows, there’s never a shortage of interesting Sour Patch Kids goodies to try. For Valentine’s Day, the brand is introducing new Sour Patch Kids Lollipops to bring ...

Best Products
January 22, 2021

Hallmark Channels’ Bubbly Sesh
Opportunities - Podcasts

Hosted by highly passionate Hallmark Channel fans “Jacks” and “Shawl”, Hallmark Channels’ Bubbly Sesh podcast gives listeners an insider’s passport to all things Hallmark Channel, Hallmark...

Crown Media
January 21, 2021

Heineken’s Logo Evolution Over Time
Beverages - Branding

Like many legacy beer brands, Heineken’s logo has gone through a few different phases. The brand kept its signature oval-shaped design for over 100 years starting in 1884, until it simplified to its...

VinePair
January 21, 2021

Capital One deepens bet on Twitch to reach gamers
Finance - Online

As consumers turn to online gaming or streaming for entertainment during the pandemic, brands are following suit and attempting to make themselves relevant on popular emerging platforms. As more non-...

Marketing Dive
January 21, 2021

Bombas expands into underwear
Fashion

The brand offers both men's and women's styles in cotton modal and additional styles for women in seamless. The entry into underwear is a natural extension from socks, and puts the DTC brand into a c...

RetailDive
January 21, 2021

15 Valentine’s Day Gifts for Your Friends Valentine&#...
CPG

Valentine's Day is all about showing your loved ones just how much you care, and your best friends are no exception. Whether you're looking to send along a little something thoughtful in the mail or y...

Food Network
January 21, 2021

Candy Funhouse Will Pay You $30/Hour to Eat Candy Full Time ...
CPG

If you're eating candy anyway, why not get paid? Canadian sweets company Candy Funhouse is looking for 10 candy taste-testers to join the team. Candy Funhouse needs the assistance as it prepares ...

Thrillist
January 21, 2021

TikTok Rolls Out A New Q&A Feature For Creators Ubergiz...
Online

One of the cool features about Instagram’s Stories is the Q&A section, where creators can allow users to submit them questions that they can ask, or ask for answers/opinions from their followers...

Uber Gizmo
January 21, 2021

Taco Bell Hinted That They’ll Be Joining The Chicken Fast Fo...
Dining

Four score and seven years ago, pretty much every single fast food chain created their own version of a chicken sandwich. Actually, that was only back in the fall of 2019...but it feels pretty long ag...

Delish
January 21, 2021

More drive thru lanes, contactless payments, and deliveries: 1...
Dining

Many fast-food restaurants have adopted possible strategies for getting through the coronavirus pandemic, which has drastically shifted how the dining industry functions. Sanitizing tables, frequen...

Business Insider
January 21, 2021

How does DoorDash work? Everything to know about the app power...
Dining - Online

DoorDash is an on-demand food delivery service that partners with local restaurants to deliver food to homes and businesses. However, due to the way that DoorDash orders are delivered, the app makes ...

Business Insider
January 21, 2021

American Eagle Sees Holiday Sales Dip to Low Single Digits
Retail

Apparel retailer American Eagle Outfitters Inc said on Thursday it expects its holiday-quarter revenue to fall by low single digits, due to weak mall traffic and store closures stemming from the COVID...

Yahoo Finance
January 21, 2021

Wendy’s Is Serving 2 Breakfast Sandwiches for $4 Right N...
Dining

It's been nearly an entire year since Wendy's launched its improved national breakfast menu to great success. And with its roster of Breakfast Baconators, Frosty-ccinos, and Honey Butter Chicken Bi...

Thrilliist
January 21, 2021

Mattel Reveals Dr. Maya Angelou Barbie
Toys

The figure of the world-renowned author features her in a floor-length dress donning a matching head wrap, just as Angelou typically wore. The doll is also holding a copy of her legendary autobiograph...

Black Enterprise
January 21, 2021

Sesame Street and Skoog
Partnerships - Streaming - Television - Toys

Sesame Workshop partnered with Skoog to create a Skoog Cube toy featuring beloved Sesame Street characters. The partnership consisted of a Sesame branded Skoog Cube toy that allowed children to int...

Sesame Street and Skoog
January 21, 2021

Cameo Surpasses 1.3 Million Videos in 2020
Influencers - Online

The increasingly popular Cameo website closed 2020 with a high portfolio count. More than 10,000 distinctive talents joined the site due to the continuing hardships caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Wi...

The Nerd Stash
January 21, 2021

The Predator comes to Fortnite
Gaming - Theatrical

The Predator, the Yautja warrior who made his debut in the 1987 film Predator, is the latest addition to Fortnite. Epic Games announced Wednesday that the Predator is now available in Fortnite as part...

Polygon
January 21, 2021

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