Category Archives: Food Marketing

Trends With Benefits

How can a tiny little ice cream shop in the small town of Bethel, CT go from months of lukewarm success to suddenly quadrupling their business practically overnight — in the middle of winter no less? The internet. Frustrated with … Continue reading

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Plum Organics Hopes That Sex Sells… In A Totally Different Way

Once again, organic baby food Plum Organics, proves it is not shy about pushing the envelope when it comes to lifestyle marketing activation — their latest TV spot actually encourages parents to have more sex! And right before Valentine’s Day … Continue reading

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Morton Salt Rebrands With Smart Bold Behavior

What  a fantastic, energizing example of marketing to hear about to kick off a New Year! Morton Salt shows the world what REBRANDING can truly mean. Their first in 168 years! Salt. That’s right, salt. What used to be thought … Continue reading

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Godiva’s Creativity Multiplies

  It’s not very often a single gift can encourage so many acts of giving. But this season, Godiva managed to do just that, with a little creativity. Think “whimsical Russian nesting doll containers” meets “decadent Belgian confections”. The first … Continue reading

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Not So Silly Trix Rabbit Gets Real

In their ongoing effort to make their breakfast cereals healthier, and to spread that word, General Mills has introduced an honorary REAL Trix Rabbit, and started an online “Rabbit Showdown” to drive the REAL point home  — a competition to … Continue reading

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To Honey Maid, Wholesome Means Acceptance

Honey Maid takes its “This Is Wholesome” campaign to a new level yet again in their latest evolution of the three-year-old campaign. Wayyyy beyond applying to the lowly graham cracker itself, the tagline continues to take on even more controversial … Continue reading

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Thank you, AHA. Olive Oil Earns the Heart Healthy Logo!

Food marketing depends on more than good taste. Take olive oil for example. Good fats. Bad fats. Some fats. No fats. The topic of fat consumption is probably one of the most misunderstood in the food chain. Well, hopefully, the … Continue reading

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