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Powerboat retailer Russo Marine launched a multichannel promotion to rev up traffic to its physical showroom.
In its annual 2012 Holiday Trend Report released today, Epsilon found that consumers are looking to make big holiday purchases early in the season, as well as in the weeks after Christmas.
Hiscox, an insurance provider for small businesses, launched an integrated ad campaign to promote its range of online insurance products, said Philip Thorn, head of marketing US direct, Hiscox USA. Tribal DDB, its agency of record, developed video, direct response, online and search elements for the campaign.
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Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) launched today an integrated campaign for its new 2013 Mazda CX-5 small crossover SUV, said John Abel, marketing director of Mazda North America. The campaign, called "Better. Stronger. Smarter." is designed to generate online social buzz by encouraging employees, key brand influencers and enthusiasts to interact with the ads and sharing them via social media channels.
HSN, formerly known as The Home Shopping Network, has partnered with Universal Pictures to launch a multichannel shopping day that also promotes Universal's film Snow White and the Huntsman, said Brad Bohnert, HSN's director of PR and events. The 24-hour shopping day is scheduled for May 30, before the film's release on June 1.
Cadbury and agency Hypernaked launched a campaign that calls on Brits to motivate top UK athletes through song.
Last September, Huntington Bank launched a multimedia campaign online and across direct channels explaining the value of Asterisk Free Checking with impressive results.
The American Red Cross launched a multichannel year-end campaign to allow consumers to buy regular gifts for loved ones through a gift catalog that places these items side-by-side with gifts and services for those less fortunate.
Santa Claus has always relied on traditional methods to deliver holiday cheer. But with the help of his new digital AOR, St. Nick learns that "digital is the new Rudolph."
To help spread the word about its new line of "Tighter Tummy Technology" slimming jeans and slacks, dubbed "T3," curvy fashion designer Lane Bryant pulled out all the marketing stops: giveaways, a Facebook sweepstakes, direct mail, TV spots, email and mobile.
Former Edith Roman Associates co-presidents Stevan and Wayne Roberts launched Reach Marketing, an integrated direct marketing agency, on Oct. 6.
Social media does not drive sales, said Bill Bass, president of the Charming Direct division of plus-size clothing holding company Charming Shoppes.
To reach the young, urban, socially connected demographic, Kodak introduced an integrated campaign that yielded strong results, leading to a better than 25% increase in purchase consideration for its digital cameras.
Staples reported $5.8 billion in total sales in the second quarter, a 5.2% increase compared with the same period of 2010. Second-quarter net income for the Framingham, Mass.-based office-supply retailer increased 36% year-over-year to $176 million. Operating expenses grew 8.3% to $1.3 billion compared with last year.
Sears Holdings has named Edgar Huber president and CEO of Lands' End, the company said in an August 1 statement. He will replace former CEO Nicholas P. M. Coe, who left the company in May to become CEO of Bath & Body Works Brand Management.
Gap, whose previous campaigns have focused primarily on the US, has rolled out a global campaign to create awareness around its 1969 autumn collection.
JCPenney will launch the "Daydreamer" back-to-school campaign on July 24, featuring direct mail, email and online display, TV and print ads. Creative agency Saatchi & Saatchi New York created the effort.
Jell-O Pudding's "Pudding Face" campaign seeks to turn frowns upside down, both on consumers' faces and on their social media pages. The Kraft Foods brand will offer incentives to Twitter and Facebook users.
Retail marketers urged their peers to embrace a multichannel approach during a June 2 Direct Marketing Club of New York panel discussion.
Greenville Hospital System University Medical Center (GHS) launched a multichannel colorectal cancer screening campaign in conjunction with national colorectal cancer awareness month this past March. Jackson Marketing Group developed and executed the hospital system's vision.
The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation wanted to increase awareness and donations for its cause during the holiday season. The nonprofit partnered with the London office of Initiative, an Interpublic Group agency for "The World Smiles" global campaign.
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