In the age of Big Data, marketers need to go "beyond personalization to customization."
"Now what?" It's the most important question you will ever address in brand management. Brands derive value through experiences.
The auto industry and magazine publishers have more in common than one might think - both "were dragged kicking and screaming into the twenty-first century," Jean Jennings, president and editor-in-chief of Source Interlink Media's Automobile Magazine, told attendees of the 2011 American Magazine Conference on Oct. 4 in New York.
If I take one lesson away from the National Retail Federation's 100th Annual Big Show it isn't that finding wi-fi at technology-driven trade shows is impossible (we already knew that) or that case studies that don't produce ROI numbers are pointless (we already knew that too).
The Offer: Vodafone worked with Amsterdam-based They agency this past summer to promote the launch of Holland's first prepaid Blackberry, the Blackberry Curve.
Stella Artois offered select London pub visitors the chance to participate in a series of scenes produced for a promotion around its Stella Artois Black beer, recently released in the UK.
Multichannel beverage campaign improves brand perception through blind taste testing.
Columbia Sportswear is using a variety of direct and experiential marketing efforts to boost traditional media as part of its latest product launch.
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What's in our mailbox this month: fitness postcards from Retro Fitness, American Woman Fitness Centers, Union's United Taekwondo Academy, and Bally Total Fitness. (We're totally pumped.)
Social data can improve a brand's bottom line and customer relationships. Just ask brands Infiniti and Diamond Nexus.
Here are three must-have data sets that every marketer should include in his or her email strategy.