Brand news from around the world and web:
Apple celebrates Pride Weekend with customized watch bands for participating employees.
Lionel Messi retires from international soccer.
Google may be developing its own branded smartphone.
India’s $4 smartphone is released this week.
New York’s iconic Waldorf hotel is being turned into condos.
Qantas becomes the first Australian airline on Snapchat.
Rolls-Royce plans remote-controlled cargo ships.
Skechers claims victory in Converse trademark dispute.
Skullcandy brand receives bids from potential buyers.
adidas Originals re-releases the Gazelle with reboot of classic Kate Moss ad:
Hershey’s supports US Olympic hopefuls:
Honda US promotes its 4th of July sale:
Old Spice follows “Five Year Plan” #SmellEm ad with digital shorts:
Star Trek Beyond trailer features Rihanna theme song:
Tesco‘s Wimbledon promotion:
Volvo‘s “Made by Sweden” epilogue: