Brand News: 10 Things You Need to Know For Wednesday, December 13


Costco + MoviePass + Fandor

Costco partners with MoviePass and Fandor to offer streaming movies.

Amazon-Whole Foods boosts delivery startups—unless it’s a Bay Area robot.

Apple launches its most powerful computer to date with $5,000 iMac Pro.

Disney acquisition of some Fox assets is reportedly a done deal.

Google is opening an AI center in Beijing (despite being blocked in China) and releases top search trends of 2017.

L’Oreal is releasing its first vegan, fully plant-based hair dye.

P&G CMO Marc Pritchard sees 2018 as the year of brand safety.

Starbucks dispatches ‘Give Good’ squad to spread holiday cheer.

Twitter rolls out a ‘tweetstorm’ feature for users to create threads.

Westfield and Unibail-Rodamco merge global premium shopping centers.


Delta Air Lines and Virgin Atlantic team up on a co-branded holiday campaign:

HP holiday campaign highlights togetherness:

LifeStyles acknowledges that women buy condoms too:

WestJet releases highly-anticipated holiday campaign:

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