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Subway Breaks Into EPL, Signing A Multiyear Sponsorship Deal With Liverpool FC

04 / 23 / 14

EPL club Liverpool FC today announced a multiyear deal with Subway that will see the sandwich chain break into the league. To begin the deal, Subway has sent its range of law-fat subs to participants on Liverpool FC Foundation programs all week ( LFC ). MARKETING WEEK's Lara O'Reilly notes Subw...

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Boston Nike Store Changes Storefront Display

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Brooks Brother, IMG Sign Deal To Sell College Apparel

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Vickers Hoping Red Bull Stays As Sponsor

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Mannings Star In DirecTV's "Football Cops"

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Marketplace Roundup

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Adrian Gonzalez, Eastern Bank Partner

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Many Companies Promoting Wimbledon Link

FedEx, Sony, IBM and Italian coffee brand Lavazza are "just some of the brands promoting their relationship with the 125th Wimbledon tennis tournament," according to Maisie McCabe of CAMPAIGNLIVE.co.uk. FedEx "has turned Southfields, the nearest London Underground station to Wimbledon, into a lawn t ...

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Several Draftees Have Bright Marketing Futures

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Wheels & Deals

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