We’ve all heard the phrase “don’t judge a book by its cover.” It’s a lesson many of us were taught at a fairly young age. Well, in some cases, that lesson goes right out the […]
Category: Chapter 2 – Elements of Marketing Strategy; Planning; and Competition
What Can Marketers Learn from Heineken’s “Lighter is Better” Mishap?
Let’s face it. With millions of eyes glued to phones and tablets 24 hours a day and 7 days a week, very rarely do mistakes and blunders not get caught in the sift. This holds […]
SoundCloud’s First Ad Campaign Highlights What Makes It Unique: Its Users
If you aren’t too familiar with the audio and music platform, SoundCloud, you will soon be well acquainted as the company launches its first ad campaign titled, “First on SoundCloud.” Not only is this the […]
The Rise of Immersive Content in the Digital Marketing Age
Our world today has become all things digital. From social media to electronic billboards, marketers may find digital platforms for branding and advertising nearly unavoidable if not entirely necessary for a successful campaign. However, […]
AB InBev to Purchase Hiball, Diving Deeper into the Non-Alcohol Beverage Segment
In July 2017, AB InBev announced that it would acquire Hiball this year.
How Brands are Shifting Advertising Efforts to Reflect a Shift in Male Stereotypes
Brands are finally discovering that not all men are the same, and are moving towards advertising that no longer assumes the stereotype of men as burly, heterosexual, and sex-obsessed.
Marketing Effectively to Hispanics Today
Companies must consider many factors when marketing to a growing and valuable Hispanic consumer market.
Facebook To Open Its First Neuroscience Research Center to Improve Marketing Strategy
In June 2017, Facebook plans to open a Center for Marketing Science Innovation – its very own neuroscience research center to learn more about how consumers engage with content.
Airbnb Tackles The Business Travel Market
Airbnb has launched digital tools and a marketing campaign aimed at attracting more business travelers.
McDonald’s Launches Its First Unbranded Marketing Campaign
McDonald’s ran a clever unbranded advertising campaign to promote a special offer on beverages.