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The organizers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games have scrapped the original logo design after a Belgian artist claimed that his design was stolen.
3M, St. Paul, Minn., announced that it has completed its acquisition of Capital Safety, Bloomington, Minn., from KKR and Co., for a total enterprise value of $2.5 billion, including the assumption of approximately $700 million of debt, net of cash acquired.
InnerWorkings Inc., Chicago, has expanded its marketing execution partnership with Gannett Company Inc., Rochester, N.Y. Under the new, multi-year agreement, InnerWorkings Inc. will exclusively manage Gannett Company Inc.'s direct response team, and will provide a comprehensive solution for marketing execution—from creative ideation and design through production.
Propelled by the Badger men’s basketball team's second consecutive push to the NCAA Final Four last spring, the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s royalties from the sale of licensed merchandise rose 10 percent in 2014-15, exceeding $3.8 million.
UW ranked 14th among the nearly 200 universities and colleges licensed through the Collegiate Licensing Company (CLC), and third among CLC’s Big Ten clients. The university has generated nearly $52 million during its 28-year partnership with CLC.
Did you know that the average manager gets interrupted approximately once every eight minutes? That’s about seven interruptions each hour. What’s worse, after every interruption, it takes an average of 25 minutes to fully regain cognitive focus. No wonder at the end of an eight-hour day you still feel like you haven’t accomplished anything.
Question: What is one creative way to spur extra sales during the summer months?
"During early summer we have Mother's Day, Father's Day and the Fourth of July, and late summer is great for back-to-school promos that give parents an excuse to buy almost anything for their kids. It also gives moms and dads an excuse to buy some things for themselves to prepare for the school year."
Do you remember the thrill of back-to-school shopping? From folders to lunchboxes, notebooks to highlighters, we loved every second of it—especially picking out our new backpacks. The choices were endless. Did we want a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles backpack that looked like a turtle shell, a backpack with wheels, a mini-backpack or a messenger bag?…
Each year holiday cards fill up our mailboxes and we worry about how many pounds we’re going to (or already have) gained as a result of eating too many goodies. But are we really complaining? Receiving a sweet note or a sweet treat from a business associate is a nice gesture and we still enjoy it no matter how often (or how many) we receive.
The Baltimore Orioles and the Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration are teaming up to celebrate Orioles great Cal Ripken Jr.'s record of most consecutive games played by auctioning two commemorative Maryland license plates.