U.S. NHLers Could Boycott Worlds Golden Knights' Practice Facility To Be Top-Flight Bettman Continues To Be Wary On Olympics NHL's Failed Guardian Project Back In Headlines NHL Players Won't Compromise For Olympics Labatt Inks Five-Year Deal At Little Caesars Arena Bettman: Assume No NHL Participation In '18 Olympics Source: No Olympic Meetings On NHL Docket Bruins Connecting With Fans Through Twitter Videos Bettman Says Flames Need A New Arena
SBD/21/Sponsorships Advertising Marketing
Published November 21, 1995
Philip Morris is delivering a "thinly veiled warning" to publishers who are considering restricting its tobacco advertising by threatening to take away its food and beer ads (ADVERTISING AGE, 11/20 issue)....The Grand Rapids franchise that will start play in the IHL next season released its name and logo to the public yesterday -- the Grand Rapids Griffins. The logo's colors include gold, silver, navy red and forest green, and was developed by Sean Michael Edwards Design (Griffins)....The Action Sports Retail Trade Expo will open February 8 in Long Beach. The show features more than 650 leading manufacturers of surf, swim, skate and snowboard equipment (Action Sports)....The Marketing Arm, a Dallas-based sports marketing agency, is using client/entertainment packages that include Stars tickets to help sell sponsorships of the Dallas On Ice outdoor skating rink in the city's West End (The Marketing Arm)....In L.A., Helene Elliott reports, "The NHL has taken so much heat since it removed team logos from game pucks, it may rescind that decision" (L.A. TIMES, 11/21).