Brand News: 10 Things You Need to Know for Tuesday, November 21

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Amazon x (RED)

Amazon joins (RED) cause with return of Shopathon collection (with celebrity picks including DJ Khaled) in time for Black Friday and World AIDS Day.

AT&T keeps fighting for Time Warner as court battle looms and the FCC seeks to repeal net neutrality rules.

Airbnb and Marriott won’t be exchanging holiday cards.

Comcast introduces voting by remote control.

HBO finds growth through premium content, ‘skinny’ bundles.

Mahindra plans to bring Roxor off-road vehicle to U.S.

Nestlé and L’Oréal see Asian brands start to dominate.

Nike hoped the Cortez would beat Adidas; it didn’t.

Sephora “quietly” supports female entrepreneurs.

Uber strikes deal with Volvo for self-driving cars.

WeWork hires SoulCycle‘s Julie Rice as chief brand officer.


CAMPAIGNS:

Amnesty International taps Angelina Jolie:

Big Tobacco companies’ PSA ads hit U.S. airwaves:

Valentino promotes S/S ’18 menswear collection:

Wild Turkey Bourbon taps Matthew McConaughey for Thanksgiving campaign:


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