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ONLINE NEWS & NOTES
Published March 11, 1998
Gillette has launched GilletteSoccer.com in conjunction with the company's sponsorship of the '98 World Cup. The site, developed by Think New Ideas with Alta Vista and DoubleClick, will provide match results, team standings and other information. Gillette banners are currently running on the Alta Vista search network (AD AGE DAILY, 3/11)....The NHL Blue Jackets' Web site has recorded nearly 560,000 visits in its first month of operation. While "more than half" the visitors are from Ohio, the site has logged hits from users in Russia, Japan, and the Czech Republic, among other countries (COLUMBUS DISPATCH, 3/10).