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Volume 26 No. 109
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Marketplace Roundup

USA TODAY's Charisse Jones notes Serena Williams is "starring in a public service announcement" for the Allstate Foundation's Purple Purse program, which she is an ambassador for. The PSA, called "Signs," shows Williams "walk through a maze as her voice over notes some of the behaviors that can signal financial abuse." Purple Purse Senior Program Officer Ellen Lisak said that research conducted in '18 found "nearly half of Americans weren't familiar with the issue of financial abuse and its warning signs" (USA TODAY, 8/22). Williams appeared in another PSA for Purple Purse last October (THE DAILY).

GOT MILK? The Bucks and convenience store chain Kwik Trip have "partnered up" to make Kwik Trip's Nature's Touch brand the official chocolate milk of the team. The milk, with a green label and Bucks logo, "will be available" at all Wisconsin Kwik Trip locations beginning Oct. 1. The 16-ounce bottles come in 1% and whole milk (MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL, 8/22).

IT GIVES YOU WINGS: Finnish esports team ENCE has "expanded its sponsorship deal with Red Bull to include the company's energy drink branding on its jerseys." ENCE revealed a "redesigned jersey, which adds the Red Bull logo to the right shoulder." The new jersey also "features the logos of several other companies." ENCE and Red Bull "first partnered" in January (ESPORTSOBSERVER.com, 8/21).