Monday, January 7th, 2019

The NFL Teams up with Caesars Entertainment
Press Release

The National Football League has announced that it has “selected Caesars Entertainment Corporation as the first ever Official Casino Sponsor of the NFL.”

The multi-year sponsorship, which begins in the upcoming 2019 playoffs, will integrate “casino properties, celebrity chefs, premier music artists, and a wide range of entertainment elements” associated with the sponsorship.

As part of the deal, “Caesars will have the exclusive right to use NFL trademarks in the United States and the United Kingdom to promote Caesars casino properties”.

Ford Issues a North American Recall
Press Release

The multinational automaker announced that it’s recalling approximately 953,000 vehicles which includes over 780,000 in the United States. Models affected by the recall include Mustangs, Lincolns, and Fusion vehicles.

The recall stems from concerns over Takata air bags that may hurt passengers when inflated.

The automaker is requesting that customers bring their affected vehicles to the dealership so that the airbags can be replaced.

Kraft Heinz Completes its Primal Nutrition Acquisition
Press Release
Press Release

The food and beverage company announced that it has completed its acquisition of Primal Nutrition.

As part of the deal, “Primal Kitchen will operate as an autonomous company and continue to be led by its current leadership team.”

The company, which focuses on Condiments, Sauces and Dressings was acquired for approximately $200 million.