August 19, 2009

Free water for London commuters with on-bottle ads - Springwise

Summertime is filled with opportunities for brands to show they care, whether by helping consumers find a place to change at the beach or by giving them a little cooling refreshment during a heat wave. Targeting the latter option is Soak Media, a UK firm that gives out free bottled water to London commuters courtesy of on-bottle advertising.

Henri Bendel´s Live Facebooking Window « Retail Refugees

"to celebrate the launch of its new Facebook page and Twitter
account, Henri Bendel has installed a live model in its windows, and
she's Facebooking.

August 17, 2009

The Best Peach on Earth - The Wall Street Journal.

The Best Peach on Earth

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Jamba signs licensing deal
2009-08-14 1:26 PM PDT

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August 16, 2009

How Much Would You Pay for Chocolate? Not This Much - Theres Got To Be A Pony In Here Somewhere Blog -

How do you generate buzz for a new product in the middle of a recession?

You create a great, big shiny diversion!

August 9, 2009

Sam's Club Tests the Big-Box Bodega -

The Más Club, which opened in Houston on Thursday, aims to satisfy the
yearnings of recent immigrants for the familiar foods of home -- in
American-style bulk sizes.