Headline Roundup: Mayor Of Tasti


Avon’s little sister, Mark, reaches youth market through old and new: Direct sales and digital media. [NY Times]

Tasti D-Lite rewards Twitter and Foursquare users with card points based on mentions, checkins. [AdWeek]

Honda to offer Acura hybrids. [Bloomberg]

Ford may offer Lincoln brand overseas as a luxury vehicle. [MotorTrend]

Premier Foods, the UK’s largest food producer, see 2009 sales reach £2.6 billion. [Times of London]

GM will halt production on Hummer until the sale to Chinese company is finalized. [NY Times][more]

Applebees restaurants soon to go under renovation. [WSJ]

Some Nestle cookie dough samples have traces of E. Coli. [NY Times]

Designer Joseph Abboud wins back some rights to use of his own name. [WSJ]

The French government works with Google to archive its cultural tradition. [NY Times]

Cadbury union, Unite, urges company to turn down Kraft bid for sake of jobs. [Times of London

T. Boone Pickens unveils new ad supporting natural gas. [NY Times]

Gulf Oil purchases all rights to “Gulf” in the US. [Boston Herald]

Britain’s leading baby care company Mothercare increases sales online. [Times of London]