Manfred Defends D-Backs' Chase Field Stance D-Backs' Brass Hopeful For Franchise Turnaround Maricopa County Wants D-backs In Arbitration D-Backs Sue County To Break Ballpark Lease Possible Chase Field Sale Falls Through New D-Backs GM Hazen Will Call The Shots D-Backs Hire Mike Hazen As Their New GM D-backs Fire GM Stewart, Reevaluating La Russa D-Backs Will Decide Soon On Front-Office Execs D-Backs Part Ways With Senior VP Watson
SBD/22/Sponsorships Advertising Marketing
Published December 22, 1995
Miller Brewing and Fox will present holiday greetings from U.S. military personnel stationed in Europe during football broadcasts this weekend (Fox)....The CBA and Wilson have signed a four year marketing partnership making Wilson the official producer of CBA game and practice uniforms (CBA)....VSI Acquisition II Corp. has completed its management-led acquisition of Volume Services from Flagstar Companies, Inc. (Volume Services)....In a profile of Dial Corp. in this morning's N.Y. TIMES, Diana Henriques notes CEO/Chair John Teets' purchase of a piece of the Diamondbacks is an example of Teets failing to "practice what he preaches" about using company assets (N.Y. TIMES, 12/22). ....Quaker Oats will take a $40M charge for the current period for a restructuring of their "sagging" Snapple brand, which lost $55M in '95. The restructuring will also halt sales of Gatorade in N. Europe ("Moneyline," CNN, 12/21).