Posts Tagged ‘brand image’

When an Ad Campaign Goes Terribly Wrong or Right, Who Wins?

As a Weight Watchers fan, both in terms of the product and in terms of Weight Watchers’ marketing strategy, it’s enjoyable to see it get a big win, even if it’s in the form of supporters defending it from a competitor’s surly ad campaign. And since I’m all about competition, and I’m also a big…

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Marketing to Political Correctness: Pirelli Muddles Its Brand

Here are four things I’m betting you didn’t already know about Italy’s Pirelli tires. 1) It is the fifth largest tire manufacturer in the world. 2) 99 percent of its business is tire manufacturing. 3) It operates manufacturing facilities in 14 countries. 4) It’s 87 percent majority-owned by China’s national chemical company. All interesting factoids,…

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