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Uber Eats and Popeyes Introduce The “Churkey Special” Meal Ahead of Thanksgiving – HypeBeast

With Thanksgiving right around the corner, UberEats has partnered with Popeyes to create a new “Churkey Special”. The new special is for poultry fans, which includes eight pieces of fried chicken, one large side order and four biscuits. The exclusive combo is available through Thanksgiving for $19.99.

Popeyes Uber Eats Churkey Special Meal Thanksgiving
Source: Uber Eats

Streetwear Designers and Pro Athletes Can’t Keep a Secret In Foot Locker’s ’12 Days of Greatness’ Campaign – AdAge

Footlocker has teamed up with some of the biggest names in streetwear to create a new ’12 Days of Greatness’ campaign. The campaign was purposefully leaked early using a series of teaser videos released on Instagram, where the designers denied involvement in the campaign to “keep it a secret”. Footlocker had a big reveal video release where they showcased the designs and let the secret out.

From Dunkin’ PJs to Doritos’ sweaters: why brands are leaning on licensed products – The Drum

Looking for new ways to generate business, some of the most popular brands around have begun selling merchandise and clothing themed to their brand. Recently, companies like Pizza Hut, Dunkin Donuts, and Frito Lay have created merch with Sour Patch Kids releasing their line of clothes just a week ago. These items have the theme of comfort in mind since customers are spending more time at home than ever before.

Dunkin Donuts licensed branded clothing
Source: Dunkin’

Amazon Adds Spoiler-Free Delivery Options for Holiday Surprises – AdWeek

Amazon’s business has skyrocketed during the pandemic. As parents are getting more presents online for their children this year, Amazon has a creative solution to make sure kids do not find their presents first and keep the holiday fun this year. Parents can order gifts to come in a specific time window or be left in one box in the driveway via Amazon Key Service.

Amazon gift package innovation holiday season
Source: Amazon