AB InBev, IMG Partner to Develop Licensed Products for Budweiser, Stella Artois, More Beer Brands

DRINK UP: Through an exclusive licensing deal with IMG, AB InBev will be reaching out to consumers in Europe and the Middle East beyond beer bottles. The multiyear partnership has been put in place to line up licensed products including … Read more…

AB InBev, IMG Partner to Develop Licensed Products for Budweiser, Stella Artois, More Beer Brands

DRINK UP: Through an exclusive licensing deal with IMG, AB InBev will be reaching out to consumers in Europe and the Middle East beyond beer bottles. The multiyear partnership has been put in place to line up licensed products including … Read more…

Conagra Brands, Inc. Recalls Frozen Not-Ready-To-Eat Chicken and Turkey Bowl Products due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination

Conagra Brands, Inc., Russellville, Ark. and Marshall, Mo. establishments, are recalling approximately 276,872 pounds of not ready-to-eat chicken and turkey bowl products because the products may contain extraneous material, specifically small rocks, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and … Read more…

Must Read: Can Bath & Body Works Save L Brands?, How Fashion Can Overcome the Industry’s Discounting Problem

Can the recent success of Bath & Body Works save L Brands?L Brands’ attempt to sell off a majority stake in the struggling Victoria’s Secret fell apart amidst the pandemic, just as another of the company’s assets, Bath & Body … Read more…

Mellace Family Brands California Inc. (Johnvince Foods) Recalls Wegmans Semi-Sweet Chocolate nonpareils, 18.5oz (1lb 2.5oz) 524g Due to Undeclared Milk Allergen

MELLACE FAMILY BRANDS CALIFORNIA INC. (JOHNVINCE FOODS),located at 655 North River Road, Unit C, Warren Ohio 44483-2254, is recalling Wegmans Semi-Sweet Chocolate nonpareils, 18.5oz (1lb 2.5oz) 524g because it has undeclared MILK allergen on the retail label. People who have … Read more…

Must Read: Andre Leon Talley Calls His Memoir a ‘Love Letter’ to Anna Wintour, Beauty Brands Must Focus on E-commerce

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. Andre Leon Talley calls his memoir a ‘love letter’ to Anna WintourWhile most reviews of Andre Leon Talley’s memoir “The Chiffon Trenches” consider it a vengeful takedown of his former boss, … Read more…

Must Read: How Beauty Sampling Will Change Post-Pandemic, Some Brands Are Getting the ‘Crisis Pivot’ Right

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. Beauty sampling is poised for major changes post-pandemicAs cosmetics retailers grapple with the future of beauty shopping, WWD asks the question: What does a high-touch category look like in the … Read more…

Must Read: Independent Fashion Brands Are Struggling, the Beauty Industry Is Cashing in on Virtual Consultations

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. Independent fashion brands are struggling during the pandemicIndependent fashion brands around the world are facing an onslaught of business challenges amidst the pandemic, including declining sales, loss of funding, uncertainty … Read more…

As fashion sales fall globally, big brands leave Asia’s garment workers in limbo

The livelihoods of millions of Asian garment workers are in jeopardy after cancellations by top fashion brands, with unions, researchers and campaigners warning coronavirus could lead to a rollback of labour rights. News – FashionNetwork.com USA BEST DEAL UPDATE: Shop … Read more…

Conagra Brands, Inc. Recalls Frozen Not-Ready-to-Eat Chicken Bowl Products Due to Possible Foreign Matter Contamination

Conagra Brands, Inc., a Russellville, Ark. establishment, is recalling approximately 130,763 pounds of not ready-to-eat chicken bowl products because the product may contain extraneous material, specifically small rocks. Food Safety SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX … Read more…

Pinterest launches new Pinterest Shop edit dedicated to small businesses, sustainable brands

Pinterest is encouraging its over 300 million users to support small businesses during the Covid-19 pendemic via a new collection on the Pinterest Shop, curated to spotlight sustainable brands and small businesses.  News – FashionNetwork.com USA BEST DEAL UPDATE:

More Canadian retailers, brands announce store closures on COVID-19 outbreak

While most malls across the country remain open – some at reduced store hours – in the midst of the pandemic, many retailers are stepping up and taking preventative measures including temporarily closing their stores.  News – FashionNetwork.com USA BEST … Read more…

Must Read: What Brands Need to Know About Addressing Mental Health and Gen Z, Everlane Announces Organic Cotton Commitment

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Friday. What brands need to know about addressing mental health and Gen ZGen Z customers are drastically different from their predecessors. And as brands try to cater to this demographic, they … Read more…

Perfect Corp offers beauty brands free AR live training service amid coronavirus disruption

As Covid-19 continues to cause disruption around the world, the maker of YouCam Makeup is offering beauty brands a complimentary AR live training service so they can train their employees from a distance. News – FashionNetwork.com USA BEST DEAL OFFER:

Celebrity Tequila Brands and the Spirit’s Versatility Make a Compelling Combination

Tequila rocks at Hollywood events. Some prefer it neat. Nightlife entrepreneur Rande Gerber recommends his (with George Clooney) Casamigos brand on the rocks. Icy tequila can be refreshing and cinematic: the frozen margarita got its due in “Once Upon a … Read more…

L Brands posts widening losses, confirms cancellation of Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show

The Columbus, Ohio-based fashion retailer announced declining sales and widening losses for the third quarter on Wednesday, and has now confirmed that this year’s Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show will not be taking place. News – FashionNetwork.com USA BEST DEAL UPDATE:

This Nielsen SVP Is Making Sure Brands Recognize the Power of African American Consumers

Cheryl Grace has spent the last 15 years with Nielsen, the company perhaps best known for TV ratings. But it—and she—do so much more. As the senior vice president of U.S. Strategic Alliances and Consumer Engagement, Grace is the creator … Read more…

ICYMI: Fall Bridal Trends, What the Buyers Are Buying & The Brands Coming For Forever 21’s Throne

Sure, we’re all glued to our phones/tablets/laptops/watches that barely tell time, but even the best of us miss out on some important #content from time to time. That’s why, in case you missed it, we’ve rounded up our most popular … Read more…

Black People Could Help Save The Economy If Brands Would Actually Pay Attention

The 2019 Nielsen report on Black consumerism shows that companies spent less on advertising to the African American community in 2018 than in 2017. Black Voices – Black News, Entertainment, Style and Culture SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request … Read more…

Fashion Influencer Marissa Casey Fuchs’ Elaborate Instagram Wedding Proposal Is Aimed at Brands to Say, ‘I Do’

Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast/Getty For the past week, Marissa Casey Fuchs’ 178,000 followers have been dutifully tuning in to watch the fashion influencer’s elaborate marriage proposal play out in real time. When Gabriel Grossman, Fuch’s investment banker … Read more…

Amazon exec tells lawmakers the company doesn’t favor own brands over those from third-party sellers

At a hearing with the House Judiciary subcommittee on antitrust, an Amazon representative disputed a key argument about how it users sellers' data. Tech BEST DEAL UPDATE: Shop the latest electronics deals direct from Samsung

Altria shutters its e-cigarette brands as it eyes Juul, awaits iQOS decision

Altria on Friday said it would discontinue its MarkTen and Green Smoke e-cigarettes. The company is weighing a significant minority stake in competitor, Juul, and is awaiting a decision on Philip Morris International's heated tobacco product, iOQS. Health and Science … Read more…