Marketing And Advertising

Audi, Porsche are tops in Consumer Reports' annual rankings

Feb 28, 2017

Audi, Porsche, BMW and Lexus are the best-performing brands in Consumer Reports' annual rankings, but lower-priced options aren't far behind

Plight of company towns: finding a new identity

Feb 23, 2017

Company towns like Peoria, Illinois, have long relied on major employers to provide generations of locals with jobs and give the cities their central identity

Auto workers union preparing 'Buy American' ad campaign

Feb 16, 2017

The United Auto Workers union is preparing an ad campaign that urges people to buy U.S.-made cars and trucks as it tries to tap into President Donald Trump's efforts to rebuild the country's manufacturing sector

House Oversight chairman calls White House aide's promotion of Ivanka Trump brand 'clearly over the line, unacceptable'

Feb 9, 2017

House Oversight chairman calls White House aide's promotion of Ivanka Trump brand 'clearly over the line, unacceptable'

Really? Shuttering online brothel could hurt law enforcement

Feb 8, 2017

Law enforcement experts and sex worker advocates say shutting down what prosecutors call an online brothel could have unintended consequences

Documents show Melania Trump still involved in branding

Feb 8, 2017

First lady Melania Trump expected to develop "multi-million dollar business relationships" tied to her turn in the White House, according to a lawsuit she filed

Gas pump advertising campaign targets Indiana fuel tax hike

Feb 6, 2017

Ads opposing a Republican plan to use higher fuel taxes to pay for infrastructure repairs will soon adorn gas pumps across Indiana

Super Bowl advertisers tread carefully in divisive climate

Feb 4, 2017

Super Bowl advertisers are treading carefully this year to avoid alienating customers as a divisive political climate takes some of the buzz away from what is usually the biggest spectacle on TV

It's been 10 years since marketing campaign sparked panic

Jan 31, 2017

It's been 10 years since highways, bridges and transit stations around Boston were closed by a terror scare that turned out to be nothing more than a guerrilla marketing campaign

Intentionally or not, big brands help fund fake news

Jan 28, 2017

It may not be intentional, but major corporations are helping prop up sites that publish false news stories

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