Sometimes the sports marketing universe aligns in perfect ways. For Skechers and Meb Keflezighi, August 2011 was one of those times.
Weeks after criticizing Nasdaq for the handling of the Facebook IPO, Knight Capital has its own troubles; Green Mountain Coffee "hyper" growth is over; Yelp surges after revenues; the Fed hints the economy may be slowing and traders are watching the ECB meetings tomorrow.
Seventeen year old Missy Franklin, who won Olympic Gold in the 100m backstroke and also captured a Bronze in the 4x100-meter freestyle relay, is now swimming in the fast lane toward endorsement riches.
Party foul! One analyst says a mix-up in Nielsen data was actually underestimating sales of Boston Beer's Angry Orchard Cider.
Kraft blamed the recall on a supplier not storing an ingredient in accordance with Kraft's temperature standards.
Burger King's proposed acquisition may offer benefits but the real winner is likely to be its controlling shareholder.
Denny's has opened its first Manhattan location after years of planning and a legal fight.
Indonesia's powerful anti-graft agency will launch a probe into the nation's subsidized rice scheme unless major flaws are fixed.
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