PR Lessons from Walmart's Greeter Policy Change

Flack Me

Category: Flack Me Summary: The position, which was originally initiated by Sam Walton in 1980, has become a signature aspect of the Walmart brand

Big CPG Brands Will Start Reusing Packaging

Flack Me

Category: Flack Me Summary: Ice cream, soda, dish soap to be sold in reusable containers; Pepsi, Unilever, P&G sign onto pilot program in Europe, U.S.

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Avoid These 10 Common Rebranding Mistakes

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Do it well, and you set your brand up for success. Category: Flack Me Summary: Rebranding can be tricky. Do it poorly, and you become a punchline

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Brand Lessons From PayPal's Mistake

Flack Me

Category: Flack Me Summary: A man wrote PayPal to say his wife had died. The company's response was heartless

The Growth PR Playbook

PR and communications now rely on data-driven, real-time, iterative storytelling with metrics that help to manage crises, get ahead of the competition, and impact the bottom line. Learn how to build a Growth PR plan in this Onclusive whitepaper.

5 Types of Tools For Freelance PR Pros

Flack Me

Category: Flack Me Summary: With the prevalence of social media, brand journalism and digital marketing campaigns, more and more PR pros are cutting the cord on the typical office gig

3 Simple Rules for Telling Compelling Brand Stories

Flack Me

The same goes for a brand. A brand must tell a story Category: Flack Me Summary: We have an inherent need to talk about what happens in our life.

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Brand Management Storytelling

Ronn Torossian

Storytelling in brand management is a type of content strategy. With each passing day, the consumer a brand wants to reach has less time and a decreasing attention span. The post Brand Management Storytelling appeared first on.

Brands: Loved or Left

Ronn Torossian

Calvert closed both of the one-day conferences talking about the high expectations of today’s customers in which brands are either “loved or left.” The post Brands: Loved or Left appeared first on.

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Brand Engagement Through Chat Marketing

Ronn Torossian

The post Brand Engagement Through Chat Marketing appeared first on. Brand PR Business Insights MARKETING Public Relations Ronn Torossian StrategyWhen American humorist and the author referenced the internet and wrote, ”….transforming

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Creating Unified Brand Strategies

Ronn Torossian

One of the most important goals of a marketing team is to be able to create a unified brand across all of the touchpoints and stakeholders. The post Creating Unified Brand Strategies appeared first on.

Building a Brand in 2020

Ronn Torossian

A strong brand allows consumer advocates to spread your company’s messaging and offerings to a larger audience. To historians, the word “brand” dates all the way back to 2700 BC, but it was popularized in the 19th century […].

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B2B Brand Storytelling – Using Stories to Engage

ReimaginePR

Smiling black businesswoman leader tells a story as part of her B2B Brand Storytelling Strategy. A fav client of ours asked me to review a pitch recently because they wanted to try out some brand spanking new B2B Brand Storytelling. Not a natural brand storyteller among them.

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7 Deadly Sins of Brand Storytelling (or why your brand storytelling sucks)

ReimaginePR

an open book showing an eaten apple and a snake, standing in for at least a couple of the deadly sins when it comes to brand storytelling. There’s so much going on and you’re doing what you can to get some compelling brand storytelling done and out into the world.

PR and Personal Branding

HMA Public Relations

Your personal brand is an important element to you and your business that can lead to big success. Discover how public relations and your personal brand go hand in hand and the PR tools you can use to improve your brand.

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When is a Brand Connecting or Pestering?

Ronn Torossian

The post When is a Brand Connecting or Pestering? Brand PR PR Agency 5WPR Insights MARKETING StrategyThere’s absolutely no way American singer/composer and activist Bob Dylan could foresee the marketing changes going on today when he wrote and performed “The Times They’re a-Changin’.”

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Create Brand Awareness With Niche Marketing

Ronn Torossian

The post Create Brand Awareness With Niche Marketing appeared first on. Brand PR Public Relations 5WPR CEO Insights MARKETING PR Agency Ronn Torossian

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How designer brands are targeting new consumers

NewsWhip

Many have been surprised that a designer brand like Balenciaga would collaborate with Crocs, but this is not the first time that luxury has collaborated with more everyday brands. Similarly to Balenciaga, Kanye West’s Yeezy brand announced last year that they’d be partnering with Gap.

Why Message Optimization is Key to Brand Success

Onclusive

Successful brands put a lot of thought into their messaging, how they want to deliver those messages and through which channels, and how they want to evolve them over time. All organizations communicate their vision and product value, but not all communications efforts are effective.

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This is How Brand Marketing Will Thrive in 2020

Ronn Torossian

Brand marketing is a hot topic of conversation among marketing professionals. As the traditional norms of marketing give way to the all-out blitz that is digital marketing, it’s beneficial for brands to do their best to look ahead and try to anticipate what’s coming. Instead of operating on a more reactive basis, brands should focus […]. The post This is How Brand Marketing Will Thrive in 2020 appeared first on.

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How Brands Create Fans

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

Too many B2C brands have outsourced their customer relationships to influencers like celebrities for hire. Influencers are effective, but how much more powerful is an authentic fan of that brand? What about more mundane brands and businesses? Here’s how a variety of brands have created or tapped into their natural fan base. ” The backlash that ensued was a great example of a brand learning to get out of its own way.

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The Shifting in Brand-Influencer Relationships

Ronn Torossian

It seems that any time a user logs into Instagram, there are countless posts promoting certain brands. The post The Shifting in Brand-Influencer Relationships appeared first on. Brand PR Business Featured PR Inspiration Public Relations 5WPR CEO BRANDING Insights MARKETING PR Agency PR Firm Ronn Torossian StrategyGym wear, supplements, hair products, skincare, sports treatments, CBD — the list goes on and on.

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PERSONAL BRANDING: Why your online visibility matters

PR Warrior

The post PERSONAL BRANDING: Why your online visibility matters appeared first on PR Warrior | Trevor Young. Personal branding Social media Google LinkedIn Medium TwitterIn a connected world where people do their homework before doing business with you, how do you stack up? Does your online presence do the ‘professional you’ justice?

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How the huge influence of BTS brings attention to brands

NewsWhip

Unsurprisingly, brands have noticed, and have begun to approach the band for collaborations. . But how does this translate to product partnerships with brands? The post How the huge influence of BTS brings attention to brands appeared first on Newswhip. Brands

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Consumers want more choices in ways they interact with brands

Agility PR Solutions

New research from customer experience design firm Tallwave explores how consumer expectations and behaviors have shifted as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, revealing that consumers want a choice for how they can interact with a brand, making retail hybrid experiences more important than ever.

Is brand purpose overblown?

PR Daily

Over 70 percent would pay a premium of 35 percent, on average, for brands that are sustainable and environmentally responsible.”. Consumers are also socially “woke” about how brands and businesses behave. They will pay more, and even change their buying habits, for brands that do.”.

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Ragan survey: Brand storytelling increases in importance

PR Daily

Brand storytelling has dramatically increased in both importance and volume over the last three months, likely driven by the communications urgency of the pandemic and associated crises of 2020. Topics include brand values, products, and DE&I.

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Food Brands Face Tough Decisions

Ronn Torossian

The post Food Brands Face Tough Decisions appeared first on. Smithfield Foods was in the news last week after delivering some disappointing news to thousands of company employees.

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6 solid ways to sustain a great brand image

Agility PR Solutions

To stop you from having to deal with public relations disasters every five minutes, you must be able to sustain a great brand image from the moment that you open your doors to far into the future. The post 6 solid ways to sustain a great brand image appeared first on Agility PR Solutions.

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5 tips for more effective brand communications in 2021

PR Daily

As important and timely as a brand audit, pull out your most recent SWOT analysis and give it a quick review. Do a brand audit and get your strategy on. Monitor your competition to see how you can get ahead of other businesses by focusing more on your brand.

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Brands Bring Substance To COVID-19 Response

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

The COVID-19 pandemic has upended long-planned marketing and PR campaigns for nearly every major brand. Early into the social distancing phase several brands quickly acknowledged the situation through visuals. But the most PR-powerful gesture may have been by Yum Brands.

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Best Brand Moves During The COVID-19 Pandemic

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

It has also brought out the best in some companies and brands, with accompanying positive PR. Here are my picks for best brand moves so far during the COVID-19 pandemic. Olive’s plea – and the brand’s response – was even picked up by CNN.

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#PRExpanded Guest Post: Socializing Your Brand … What’s That?

PR Expanded

Just a few short years ago, brands were pondering whether to give this social media thing a try or not. Plus, people would use this opportunity to backslash brands, right? Second, by putting your brand out there, whether as a business or a personal brand, it opens up tremendous opportunities. So, how do you socialize your brand? Socialize Your Brand in Three Steps. Because a brand that takes care of its employees takes care of its customers.

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Brands Start To Open Up

ImPRessions - Crenshaw Communications

The past two months have been extraordinarily challenging for brand communications and PR people. In the initial weeks of the COVID-19 shutdown, brands struggled to find the right response. Many brands see an opening. ” So what’s a brand to do?

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Brands Tackling Social Issues

5W PR

According to 5W’s 2020 Consumer Culture Report , some consumers are influenced when a brand aligns with a cause they’re passionate about (83%), and others would like to see a CEO of a company speak out on issues they care about (76%).

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Is Brand Building Becoming Cool in Marketing Again?

Sword and the Script

Strategic marketing initiatives like brand building are back in style because the pandemic and politics have put trust top-of-mind. In sharing the analysis on Twitter, one digital marketing consultant noted , the study scared him until he “started thinking about branding again.”.

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Mentor branding: Today’s consumers want brands to inspire, advocate and inform

Agility PR Solutions

The post Mentor branding: Today’s consumers want brands to inspire, advocate and inform appeared first on Agility PR Solutions. Public Relations branding

6 tips for building a compelling digital brand

PR Daily

William Arruda, the “Father of Personal Branding,” explains why creating a digital brand is so important today—and shares six expert tips to help you succeed. The idea of personal branding has been around for quite some time. Brand Journalism Branding Measurement Social Media

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5 ways to improve brand reputation in 2021

Agility PR Solutions

Looking to improve your brand reputation in 2021? The post 5 ways to improve brand reputation in 2021 appeared first on Agility PR Solutions. Public Relations branding

In modern reputation management, brand journalism is an essential tool

PR Daily

How to help establish your story and brand position in today’s media landscape—a crucial preventative measure for brands to avoid crises and fight misinformation. What is the content mix that will protect your brand’s reputation?