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Jeep, Lego Partner For New Model

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery — and Lego takes it to a whole new level. Jeep and the Lego Group have partnered for the first-ever Lego model of a Jeep SUV, the Lego Technic Jeep Wrangler. Click here to read the story at Discussion Questions: What is

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Ikea ditches catalogue after almost 70 years

Ikea is ending its bible-sized annual catalog after 70 years in publication. The Swedish retailer cited the increasing shift to online browsing and shopping for the end of its catalog. Ikea said in a statement it has “taken the emotional but rational decision to respectfully end the successful career” of

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Beauty brands turn to cause marketing for pandemic holiday season

Following a deluge of Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals, Tuesday marks the day when brands aim to show consumers they are giving back. As Giving Tuesday has gone from an anti-consumerism event to a cause-based marketing opportunity, companies are adapting their corporate social responsibility initiatives for a holiday season

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In-N-Out Burger Causes Chaos In Colorado

In what is likely the best kind of bad publicity a restaurant can get, In-N-Out Burger’s new Colorado locations sparked pandemonium. Customers waited for more than 12 hours. Cops rerouted traffic. And the Daily Mail, more or less the National Enquirerof the U.K., reported on a man losing his pants in a

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