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Haslam College of Business to Honor Veterans, Active Service Members

The Haslam College of Business will recognize veterans and active service members at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, November 10, in the college’s atrium. The event falls on the birthday of the United States Marine Corps and features retired Marine Col. Kenneth Dunn as the keynote speaker.

UT Welcomes Top Executives to Campus to Launch Shopper Marketing Forum

A group of top executives from some of the nation’s leading companies — including PepsiCo Americas Foods, Wal-Mart, Nestlé, Kimberly-Clark and The Walt Disney Co. — are gathering at UT Knoxville to help the College of Business Administration launch its Shopper Marketing Forum. The meetings — which are not open to the public — will take place today and tomorrow. ‘Shopper marketing’ is understanding how one’s target consumers behave as shoppers and leveraging this intelligence to benefit the company or brand, consumers, retailers and shoppers.