Investors Scale Back Inflation Bets, Signaling Doubts About Growth

Bets on a pickup in inflation are falling out of favor, underscoring investors’ skepticism that the U.S. economy will be able to turn stronger after a soft start to the year.
WSJ.com: US Business

SHOPPING DISCOUNT UPDATES:

Buy.com (dba Rakuten.com Shopping)

People Are Placing Some Really Interesting Bets On The Royal Wedding

Gambling firms are taking bets on a variety of predictions.
Style and Beauty – Fashion News, Celebrity Style and Fashion Trends
FASHION NEWS UPDATE-Visit Shoe Deals Online today for the hottest deals online for shoes!

Jimmy Fallon’s Viewers Have Lost Some Pretty Ridiculous Bets

“Guess whose kid is going to be named Optimus Prime?”
Comedy
ENTERTAINMENT NEWS-Visit Mobile Playboy today for the hottest adult entertainment online!

Best Stanley Cup playoff value bets

With the NHL playoffs starting, Ben Arledge provides a look at some of the best value bets to win the Stanley Cup, along with a handful of attractive prices on series in the opening round.
www.espn.com – NHL

Samsung’s Galaxy S9 Bets on Animated Human Emojis

Samsung’s newest flagship phone is betting on animated emojis. But of humans, not animals.
WSJ.com: WSJD

SHOPPING DISCOUNTS UPDATE:

Buy.com (dba Rakuten.com Shopping)

U.S. Steelmakers Raise Their Bets on Energy, Construction

Steelmakers are betting on the U.S. again, building mills they hope will help them compete against cheap imports as demand rises. Others see expansion as a risky bet.
WSJ.com: US Business

SHOPPING DISCOUNT UPDATES:

Buy.com (dba Rakuten.com Shopping)

Russia Bets on Shale Oil to Defend Its Spot as Top Producer of Crude

Russia is hoping the Bazhenov shale formation in western Siberia, the largest in the world, will help it defend its title as the world’s top producer of crude oil for decades to come.
WSJ.com: US Business

SHOPPING DISCOUNT UPDATES:

Buy.com (dba Rakuten.com Shopping)

Original Penguin Bets on Genius, Wale to Remain Relevant With Customers

Original Penguin, like many other brands, is trying to figure out how to speak to the Millennial consumer in an authentic way. According to Kristin Dicunzolo, the vice president of marketing and communications at Original Penguin, working with Genius as its only media outlet for the entire season was a way to do that.
“In the past we’ve used a variety of media partners, but we wanted to go all in with Genius to have 100 percent of the shared voice,” said Dicunzolo, who added that it was important for the brand to work with a platform outside of the fashion space.
Genius, which was founded in 2009, primarily focused on publishing lyrics to rap songs — it was originally called Rap Genius. The platform has since expanded its content — lyrics, news, videos, artist interviews, etc. — to cover all music genres.
In 2016 Genius signed a deal with Spotify, the music streaming service, to integrate annotated lyrics into the music playback experience. Brands are beginning to play with selling merchandise on these platforms. Pat McGrath recently launched a line of beauty products with pop star Maggie Lindemann over Spotify.
“Music resonates with the Millennial customer and we want to make sure we

Follow WWD on Twitter or become a fan on Facebook.

Read More…
WWDWWD
Florsheim

Tony Voters Point to Tight Races and Sure Bets

We interviewed 67 voters about their ballots; it looks as if Kevin Kline will be picking up another award, and it seems like a close contest for best new musical.
NYT > Arts

SPECIAL TRAVEL DISCOUNTS:
Orbitz Worldwide Inc

After Two New York Flops, Cirque du Soleil Bets Big on Broadway

Determined to bring a long-running production to New York, the company mounts a $ 25 million musical called “Paramour.”
NYT > Arts

SPECIAL TRAVEL DISCOUNTS:
Orbitz Worldwide Inc

E3 2015 Final Bets Results

Final Bets Results - E3 2015 - Thumb

Now that the E3 of Dreams has officially come to a close, it’s time to open up a can of chunky beef truth. Team Huber and Team Bosman tally up the score.
GameTrailers.com Videos Hub

E3 2015 Final Bets

Final Bets - E3 2015 - Thumb

There cannot be an E3 without BETS. Huber and Bosman rise from their mad gambling slumber to rage war on the field of pride and predictions.
GameTrailers.com Videos Hub