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When Jason Collins stepped out of the closet, he opened the door to marketing opportunities that go with the fame of doing something first, sports marketing experts said Tuesday.
April 30- Campaigns for pop stars Justin Bieber and Lady Gaga joined comedian Jerry Seinfeld and the team behind President Barack Obama's 2012 social media election strategy on Tuesday in winning Webby Awards, the annual honors for excellence on the Internet.
There are companies who will want to associate with Collins. But, as they say, it's not a slam dunk.
*Primark, Loblaw say will compensate victims' families. *Angry scenes as building owner brought to Dhaka court. With no hope left of finding further survivors, heavy machinery has been brought in to clear the mass of concrete and debris from the site in the commercial suburb of Savar, about 30 km from the capital Dhaka.
*Angry scenes as building owner brought to Dhaka court. DHAKA, April 30- Rescue officials in Bangladesh said on Tuesday they had given up hope of finding more survivors from a garment factory complex that collapsed killing hundreds, as the government came under pressure to do more to enforce building safety standards.
About 18 months before the previous big tragedy in Bangladesh- a fire in November in a textile factory that killed 112 people- shareholders at Wal-Mart Stores Inc had the opportunity to weigh in on the safety question.
NEW YORK, April 24- Apple Inc could go from being the only major technology company with no debt on its books to one that issues as many bonds as a major global bank, as it seeks to fund its $100 billion capital reward for shareholders unveiled on Tuesday. Apple has $145 billion of cash, but "only" $45 billion of that is on hand in the U.S., according to some estimates.
April 15- Winter clothing maker Canada Goose Inc has appointed investment bank Canaccord Genuity to explore options and perhaps tempt new investors as demand soars for its fashionable cold-weather gear, sources familiar with the situation said. Industry sources said the fast-growing Toronto- based company might consider an outright sale.
With the rise of data mining, investors uncover a potential mother lode of profits.
Microsoft—like many of its competitors—is entering the wearable technology space and is working on a smartwatch, according to a report.
Does the return of Tiger Woods mean more profits for Nike? Brian Stutland of Stutland Volatility Group, discusses how options are betting on the stock.
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A Masters win would be Tiger Woods' first major championship in nearly five years, and could re-ignite Tiger-mania.
It’s time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.
Retailer Best Buy is offering a 30 percent discount on its current stock of Apple iPad 3 tablets in the United States, a spokeswoman for the world's largest consumer electronics chain said.
Nike is higher today after Goldman Sachs announced a buy rating on the stock. The FMHR traders debate how to play the stock now.
Tiger Woods is the number one ranked golfer in the world again, a status he has not had since 2010. But that's not even close to the whole story. He is on top again, and people seem to like it.
CNBC's Brian Shactman and the "Street Signs" crew discuss news Tiger Woods' resurgence back to #1, which has also pushed golf's TV ratings higher. Some predict it will help the Nike brand, as well.
HONG KONG, March 26- High street jewellery chains Chow Sang Sang and Luk Fook are best placed among retailers in China to weather what promises to be another turbulent year after an uncertain economy sapped consumer confidence and cut earnings.
The FAA may announce by year's end relaxed rules, allowing use of tablets and reading devices during takeoff and landing, the New York Times reports.