Friday, August 30, 2002
  • Anti-Spam Firm To Launch Campaign

    SurfControl, a developer of Internet and email filtering software will launch a trade advertising and marketing initiative. It has chosen Bandujo Donker & Brothers Advertising and Design of Summit, New Jersey to develop the campaign with the goal of increasing SurfControl’s market share within the financial services sector. SurfControl’s Web Filter and email filter are designed to help companies manage employee productivity and “keeps Internet users from becoming Internet abusers.” It manages and controls the volume and content of email messages that flow across corporate networks and beyond. ...Read the whole story

  • FoxSports.com To Webcast College Games

    This weekend FOXSports.com on Lycos, RealNetworks and the Big 12 Conference are teaming up to bring college football fans a series of exclusive, live video webcast only games. FOXSports.com and RealNetworks will host a series of webcasted games that will also include the September 7th match up between Kansas State and University of Louisiana-Monroe and Utah State vs. Nebraska. The package is available to consumers through either a standalone purchase of the game from FOXSports.com or as part of the FOXSports.com content within RealNetworks' RealOne SuperPass. Subscribers to RealOne SuperPass will get access to live streaming video of Big 12 ... ...Read the whole story

  • Adidas Opens First Store

    Following Nike’s lead with its showcase Niketown stores, North America's first adidas Originals Store will open this weekend in downtown New York City. The store presents the adidas Fall/Winter 2002 Originals collection. The store is designed to allow adidas to expand its customer base and to gain deeper market penetration in its existing markets. The first two adidas Originals Stores opened in Berlin and Tokyo last year, while Asia's second Originals Store will open in Osaka at the end of September. ...Read the whole story

  • Bud Teams Up With Rangers, For Now

    A major league baseball strike could derail the program, but Budweiser is teaming up with the Texas Rangers for the benefit of Latino students in the Dallas / Ft. Worth area. Budweiser Homerunazo! is a scholarship campaign in which Anheuser-Busch will donate $100 to the Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) for every home run hit by the Rangers during home games this season, and as of August 30th, the home team has had 109 home runs. The HSF is the nation's largest Hispanic scholarship organization. The final check presentation (scheduled) will be during the Texas Rangers vs. Anaheim Angels game at ... ...Read the whole story