Indulgence And Innovation: Luxury Branding In A Post Luxury World

The Definition Of ‘Luxury Branding’ Is Changing. In the past, luxury used to be all about pleasure, exclusivity and opulence. Now, modern consumers, like the millennial generation, have begun to see the traditional concept of ‘luxury’ in a negative light. Extravagance is overrated. Today’s shoppers think differently about the items, …

Branding In A Brandless World | A Keynote By Kevin Hamilton – Avocados From Mexico

In a world of branding to compete against your competitors, what does branding in a brandless world really entail? Avocados From Mexico have a unique mindset when it comes to marketing a produce brand but implementing a CPG mentality. What is the purpose of branding in a brandless space?What impact …

Importance Of Social Media Tone In Branding

When we think about the word branding, the first thing that pops into our minds are the various logos and color schemes associated with different companies. There is a lot more that goes into creating a powerful brand. Finding the right tone for a brand is just as vital as …

Six Big Ideas From The Branding Era | Talk At Berkeley-Haas By David Aaker

David Aaker, renowned marketing guru, Vice Chairman of Prophet, and Haas Marketing Professor Emeritus, speaks about his decades of pioneering work on branding at his annual talk at Berkeley-Haas.  Aaker comments on both the history and the future of branding, touching on the power of “brand as asset,” the role …

Vintage Branding: An Old-Fashioned Morden

Brand identity is a complicated thing. In today’s digitally-focused world, you might assume that the best way to capture the hearts and minds of your audience, is to be as forward-thinking and modern as possible. While that approach might work for some industries (particularly those connected with technology), it seems …

Why Brands Lose Their Way : The Dangers Of Inconsistent Branding

A brand is a constantly-evolving entity. Your brand strategy should not only highlight your company’s identity today, but how you plan to evolve in the future in the pursuit of your unique vision. Of course, just because your brand shouldn’t remain static, doesn’t mean that it should be constantly changing either. After all, the more your identity changes, the more confused your customers will become.