At a recent NYC Luxury Marketing Council meeting, Linda Ong, ceo of TruthCo., an omnichannel branding firm, said: “In 2017 Millennials will eclipse Baby Boomers in luxury spending.” Sounds impressive and reassuring. But whether or not this prediction is true, this sound bite says nothing about what it means for your particular brand. Nor […]
Archive | 2015
What Price Ignorance? You Can’t Afford It!
Remember the scene from the Marx Brothers’ classic Animal Crackers, where Groucho as Captain Spaulding and Chico as Emanuel Ravelli discuss the price for his band to perform at Mrs. Rittenhouse’s party: Spaulding: What do you fellows get an hour? Ravelli: Oh, for playing we getta ten dollars an hour. Spaulding: I see…What do you get for […]
Marketing Consulting for Businesses that Want to Get BIG!
Big business marketing consulting tailored to the needs — and budgets — of small-to-mid-sized businesses You’ve created a product, new service, business concept, but it hasn’t found traction yet. You have a great concept to share with the market. What you don’t have is marketing and branding expertise. You need marketing to attract new customers […]
Black Friday 2015 Was Black Indeed This Year
Early results are in: Black Friday was a wash out! Research firm ShopperTrak reports that retail sales were down 10% this past “Black Friday.” Some pundits blame the Friday downturn on sales shifting to Thanksgiving, but ShopperTrak says sales were down then too and by the same percentage. Retailers’ remaining hope is that internet sales […]
Every Report Can Be a Presentation
Every Report Can Be a Presentation Have you ever bought a research report, then faced the daunting challenge of pulling out the most important data for your business and make it actionable? Then there’s the added challenge of having to summarize it to share the information with your team? It’s a challenge indeed. Every […]