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

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AT&T Time Warner merger

AT&T wins U.S. approval for merger with Time Warner.

Toyota bets on ride hailing with a $1 billion investment in Singapore’s Grab.

Apple tightens its privacy policy to fill in loophole.

Adyen soars in first day of post-IPO trading.

Facebook admits tracking mouse movements in privacy disclosure.

Fortnite World Cup will offer $100 million in prize money.

Guess co-founder steps down following harassment claims.

New Balance is making its World Cup sponsorship debut.

Pernod Ricard targets Chinese millennials.

Tesla is laying off 9% of its employees.


CAMPAIGNS:

Alamo Drafthouse cinemas draft Nick Offerman for pre-movie reminder:

Bud Light pre-games the World Cup in continuing Oracle Susana campaign:

Doritos gets Jurassic World fever:

Hormel Foods shares Dinty Moore brand turnaround case study:

Microsoft promotes Windows and IoT:

Red Lobster hooks up with Discovery‘s Deadliest Catch to explain sourcing:

Samsung highlights S9’s night vision:

The White House wooed North Korea in Singapore with this trailer-like pitch:

Uber launched Uber Lite in India to attract non-users.


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