Category Archives: Promotions

Gorilla Marketing

  Listen up guys with body hair! The summer is in full swing and I am certain you are concerned about your monkey-like appearance and the beach. Waxing is a last resort, but where would you have it done? Who … Continue reading

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A Daily Deal Like No Other.

Earlier this summer, an employee of Groupon, Bobby Cann, was commuting home on his bicycle, only to be killed by a drunken driver.  In honor of their fallen colleague, Groupon turned to what they know best and launched a Daily … Continue reading

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Love, Italian Style

In the land of Silvio Berlusconi and Cicciolina (Google it), what better way to promote a line of products designed to enhance love-making than to announce a nationwide contest for the title of most love-making city. Yup, the city where … Continue reading

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So What’s an Inch Among Friends?

Subway learned the hard way this week about brand promise. Seems like the footlong was caught short by an inch. Subway was ousted when a consumer from Australia posted a photo on their Facebook page with a tape measurer depicting … Continue reading

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‘Tis the Season

Too funny! For those who celebrate Christmas, here’s a new type of a holiday advent calendar that leads up to Christmas day. Instead of the typical 24 pop-open doors revealing chocolates, candy, and other little G-RATED surprises, this Master of … Continue reading

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It’s Almost Thanksgiving! Or…”Gray Thursday”?

Really Father Time, it’s already Thanksgiving? Well, guess who isn’t complaining this year? The big retailer giants; the “Walmarts” of the world. Why not? Because Turkey Day 2012 means one thing for the big boys: opening their doors to Black … Continue reading

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Creative Recycling: What a BOGO!

I love hearing about companies that are doing clever recycling. I think it’s so important and most of the time it’s very creative! Check this out: Singapore-based furniture retailer “DIY Living” has started designing small pieces of furniture that can … Continue reading

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