Around the Net In Brand Marketing Issues for June 2008

Around the Net In Brand Marketing - Monday, June 30, 2008
Muhtar Kent Reaffirms Coke's Strategy As He Becomes CEO
Newfangled Milk Jug Leaves Consumers Crying Over Spills
FCC Considering Revision Of Product Placement Guidelines
Wal-Mart's Logo Getting A Makeover
Rhapsody Music Store Will Challenge Apple's ITunes
Unilever CMO Simon Clift Speaks His Mind
Word of Mouth Looking For A Measurement Standard
Around the Net In Brand Marketing - Friday, June 27, 2008
Music Artists' Streetwear Lines Struggle As CD Sales Slide
Much-Hyped Steve & Barry's Seeks Turnaround
Why InBev Thinks It Can Make Budweiser A Global Success
Iacocca Gets A Hero's Welcome Back At Chrysler Rally
Book Excerpt: Ritz-Carlton Redefines The Gold Standard
Cruise Lines Fight Economic Fears With Aggressive Marketing
Some Analysts Worry About Nike's Marketing Spend
Around the Net In Brand Marketing - Thursday, June 26, 2008
Wal-Mart Will Emphasize Service At Marketside Stores
P&G's Lafley To Candidates: Don't Be So Gloomy
Anheuser Expected To Nix InBev, May Sell Theme Parks
Ralphs Cuts Prices, Clips Coupons Saving, Retools Loyalty Cards
MasterCard Paying $1.8 Billion To AmEx In Antitrust Settlement
Wise Teams Up With Red Sox, Mets
Alfa Romeo, Fiat May Return To The United States
Sony To Start Movie Service For PS3
Around the Net In Brand Marketing - Wednesday, June 25, 2008
Ford Will Now Market F-150 To Core Truck Buyer
Hilton Plans 300 New Hotels In Asia
Rivals May Regret Challenge To Tyson Antibiotic Claim
Heinz Mayonnaise Ad Yanked In Britain Over Men Kissing
With Symbian, Nokia Will Compete For The Mass Market
Chrysler Will Offer Wireless Internet Access In 2009 Models
T-Mobile To Extend Home Plan In U.S.
Smithfield Foods Plans European Merger
Around the Net In Brand Marketing - Tuesday, June 24, 2008
'Service Is Marketing' Mantra Pervades Apple Experience
Holiday Inn's $1 Billion Overhaul Fully Under Way
Candy Stays Dandy As Economy Sours
GM Offering Zero Percent As Gas Prices Slam Sales
Word Of Mouth Propels Christian Novel To Top Of Lists
Virgin Mobile Introduces Unlimited Calling Plan
Judge OKs Naked Cowboy's Suit Against M&Ms
Home Depot Offers Recycling For Compact Fluorescent Bulbs
Around the Net In Brand Marketing - Monday, June 23, 2008
High Fructose Corn Syrup Trade Group Targets Moms
Coors Likely To Drop Miller Lite's Bud Bashing
Sears Targets The Young, Hip And Urban Market
Beatles-Themed Video Game In Discussion Stage
More Than Ever, Marketers Turn To Celebrity Power
An Unlikely Promoter Drives Nokia's Push In Hollywood
Visa Sees A Golden Opportunity In Beijing
NASA Scientist Wants To Put Oil Execs On Trial For Disinformation
Around the Net In Brand Marketing - Friday, June 20, 2008
United, Continental Forge Marketing Pact
GM Suspends Big-Truck Development Efforts
Olympic Marketers Loosen Up For A Long Race
ConAgra Licensing P&G's Packaging And Design Technology
Lenovo Plans Olympic Launch For Its Brand Name
Starbucks Restores Bold Blend, Yielding to Its Customers
Whiskey Gets A Shot Abroad
Around the Net In Brand Marketing - Thursday, June 19, 2008
How P&G Updated Herbal Essences For Gen Y And Millennials
Norwegian, Royal Caribbean Unveil Innovations
Airlines Calling New Fees 'A La Carte Pricing'
Amazon Hype Pushes First Novel To 90,000 Copies In One Week
Marketers Slow To Connect With Cell Phones In U.S.
Hula Hoop Turns 'Round And 'Round, And 50
Pfizer Agrees To Lipitor Sales Deal
Philips Brand Exec Eric Plaskonos Leaves For Harman
Wal-Mart Sourcing Produce From Local Farmers
Around the Net In Brand Marketing - Wednesday, June 18, 2008
Big Pharma Wages War With Generics State By State
Nardelli Opens Three-Day Training To Put Customers First
Dealers Hit Hard By Automakers' Woes
Mattel's Court Battle Over Bratz Rights Gets Nasty
Major Brands Move Cautiously To The Web
More Consumers Turn To Tap Water To Trim Costs
GM Torn About 'Breakup' With Oil
Kellogg Shrinks Boxes Of Several Cereal Brands
Kmart Marketing Officer To Depart Sears
Around the Net In Brand Marketing - Tuesday, June 17, 2008
Wal-Mart's Image Campaign Paying Off
Disney Readies 15-Year-Old Demi Lovato As Miley's Successor
Honda's First Hydrogen FCX Clarity Rolls Off Line
Drug Companies Won't Target Consumers for Six Months
Fresh & Easy Adapting To U.S. Market
La-Z-Boy Hopes To Boost Sales With Internet