Brand News: 10 Things You Need to Know For Thursday May 24

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Jordan Brand is in talks to make “Maya Wings” billboard in Minneapolis permanent.

NFL bans kneeling during the national anthem; some players are readying other forms of protest.

Goat soars as Meghan Markle’s first post-wedding fashion choice.

Goyard enjoys quiet prominence as luxury signifier.

Hermès woos Silicon Valley elite to Palo Alto store opening.

Ripple gets a boost with Ashton Kutcher mobile donation to Ellen DeGeneres gorilla sanctuary.

Uber suspends self-driving car tests.

Verizon‘s Oath launches new Ryot Studio content programs.

Victoria’s Secret stumbles.

Wires sustainable eyewear startup takes on Luxottica.


CAMPAIGNS:

Burt’s Bees launches UK campaign to save bees.

Jägermeister partners with DraftKings on bracket-style soccer competition to engage U.S. soccer fans.

Jagermeister The Big Shot

Kia Motors America taps spokeskids:

Theranos downfall gets media blitz with Wall Street Journal investigative reporter John Carreyrou’s new book:


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