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Janis Joplin Honored with Music Icons Forever Stamp

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Janis Joplin Honored with Music Icons Forever Stamp

The U.S. Postal Service has added legendary singer Janis Joplin to its Music Icons Forever Stamp series during a first-day-of-issue ceremony at the Outside Lands Music Festival at Golden Gate Park. The Janis Joplin Forever Stamp is the fifth in the Postal Service’s Music Icons series. Through the power of stamps, Joplin joins a list [...]

Katy Perry and Staples Join Hands to Help Teachers

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Katy Perry and Staples Join Hands to Help Teachers

Staples (NASDAQ: SPLS) and global pop music superstar Katy Perry continue to “Make Roar Happen” in the Greater Boston area Monday by announcing 106 local classroom projects have been funded as part of Staples’ $1 million donation to DonorsChoose.org. Staples fully funded the balance of every project that was on DonorsChoose.org in the Boston Metro, [...]

Ashok Vidyasagar to Handle Bigg Boss of Endemol India

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Ashok Vidyasagar to Handle Bigg Boss of Endemol India

Leading entertainment content production company Endemol India announced today the appointment of Ashok Vidyasagar as senior VP. Ashok is joining the Endemol India team to lead operations of the entire South India Business including shows like Bigg Boss. He will be responsible for focusing on scripted business opportunities in addition to exploiting the non-scripted catalog [...]

Beautiful Textures Names Angela Simmons Brand Ambassador

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Beautiful Textures Names Angela Simmons Brand Ambassador

Strength of Nature Global, LLC, a leading provider of hair care for women of color, has announced television personality Angela Simmons as Brand Ambassador for their Beautiful Textures line that caters to the needs of women with natural hair. Angela Simmons is being brought on by Beautiful Textures to provide exclusive style insights and content [...]

Delta Offers Free Entertainment Options to Customers

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Delta Offers Free Entertainment Options to Customers

Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) has announced it will begin offering free entertainment options on all of its domestic aircraft and two-cabin regional jets beginning on Aug. 1. The move is the most far-reaching effort by an airline to provide hit movies, popular television shows, music and video games for free. With the introduction of [...]

LiveWire to Appear in Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron

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LiveWire to Appear in Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron

Today at the San Diego Comic-Con, Harley-Davidson and Marvel Studios will introduce Project LiveWire – Harley-Davidson’s first electric motorcycle – to fans gathered at the annual international convention. Project LiveWire, which is featured in Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron, will be the ride of choice for Natasha Romanoff (a.k.a. Black Widow) played by Scarlett Johansson, [...]

Comedian Fred Armisen Stars in Heineken Social Experiment

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Comedian Fred Armisen Stars in Heineken Social Experiment

This summer, Heineken is inviting people across America to look up at the world around them, veer off the beaten path and embrace the unknown in their cities with Routine Interruptions. Born out of the insight that city dwellers fall into routines in their cities and fail to seek out new experiences, Heineken plans to [...]

Actress Kelly Brook Stars in Skechers Campaign

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Actress Kelly Brook Stars in Skechers Campaign

Model, actress and television presenter Kelly Brook has signed on with Skechers to appear globally in the footwear company’s multi-platform marketing and social media campaigns through 2015. The British-born star will become a new face for Skechers women’s footwear collections. “It doesn’t get any bigger than Skechers when it comes to lifestyle footwear so I’m [...]

Online Retailer Myntra to Sell WWE Apparel in India

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Online Retailer Myntra to Sell WWE Apparel in India

Proline Exports, WWE’s apparel licensee for India, has tied up with India’s leading online retailer Myntra.com. The arrangement will see the entire range of Proline Exports’ WWE apparel for young adults featured on Myntra.com, making the apparel accessible to WWE’s fans across India. The range comprises 25 designs of T-shirts featuring WWE’s biggest stars like [...]

NHK WORLD TV Service Launched for United Nations

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NHK WORLD TV Service Launched for United Nations

Japan International Broadcasting, the distribution company of NHK’s international channels, announced a five-year partnership with the United Nations (U.N.) Headquarters in New York City. It brings NHK WORLD TV, the stand-alone, 24-hour, English-language television news and lifestyle network, to the U.N.‘s In-House Network channel. NHK WORLD TV is the first outside news channel broadcasting in [...]

Twentieth Century Fox to Develop Theme Park in Korea

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Twentieth Century Fox to Develop Theme Park in Korea

Governor Hong Joon-pyo, Gyeongsangnam-do Province, Jeffrey Godsick, president of Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products, and Tim Fisher, CEO of Village Roadshow Theme Parks, announced today the signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) agreements to plan for Korea’s first international theme park and resort destination, Twentieth Century Fox World. The proposed park will be part of [...]

Scholastic to Launch TombQuest Adventure Series

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Scholastic to Launch TombQuest Adventure Series

Children’s publishing company Scholastic will publish its next multi-platform series, TombQuest, simultaneously in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Australia and New Zealand in February 2015. The mystery of ancient Egypt comes to life in this action adventure spanning five books by author Michael Northrop and linked with an interactive online game. The first title, [...]