Three Things We’re Watching This Week - 5/3/2021

Every week we share with you three things that we’re taking note of – from pop culture to communications’ trends to relevant mergers and acquisitions. Hopefully this helps you stay abreast of water cooler conversation when there’s no water cooler anymore!

3 Things We’re Watching – 5/3/2021 Walmart says a single day for Mothers won't cut it this year: Walmart is stepping up to the plate to give Mothers the thanks they deserve. By introducing "Mother's May," Walmart is saying that Moms deserve a lot more than one day - an entire month. Each week Walmart will be celebrating Moms in different ways, such as outdoor markets, cards and discounts on pickup and delivery. Walmart will also be spotlighting remarkable women - from Walmart associates to working Moms everywhere. Simone Biles leaves Nike for partnership with female-focused Athleta: Simone Biles, who has always been a symbol for strong women, has decided to leave her partnership with Nike to join Athleta, who she believes is more aligned with her commitment to supporting women. The partnership will be focused on Athleta Girl, in an effort to help girls ages 8-12 realize their limitless potential. Bud Light offers "Summertime Stimmy" to help with post-pandemic life: Bud Light has one idea in mind - to bring the fun back to summer. To do this, they are giving away millions of dollars worth of experiential prizes - from concert tickets to free rounds at the bar to sports tickets. Bud Light feels it is their obligation to get people back to doing what they love.