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2014-07-17 23:08:24

Fong to Bring 12 years of Strategic Online Media Experience to Company Venice, CA (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 Tapiture, the leading visual discovery platform for social curation and ecommerce, announced today that Alvin Fong has joined as Chief Operating Officer of the company. Fong will work closely with CEO, John Ellis, to scale operations as the company continues its rapid growth. Fong brings extensive experience in the online space, leading strategic, operational, financial, and product...

2014-07-17 16:22:17

Company Debuts First-Ever Brand Tagline, Integrates Marketing Efforts PHOENIX, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG) announced today that it will leverage its strength as the nation's second largest waste and recycling company, and unify its current 30+ go-to-market names under its primary brand, Republic Services. In support of the Republic Services brand, over the coming months, the Company will integrate its marketing efforts centered around its...

2014-07-17 12:25:58

NEW YORK, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Scholastic (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children's publishing, education and media company, today announced the appointment of Lee Peters as Senior Vice President, Strategic Marketing for Scholastic Education. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100907/SCHOLASTICLOGO Based in New York and reporting to Margery Mayer, President of Scholastic Education, Peters will be responsible for helping shape the strategic direction of the division by...

2014-07-17 08:26:59

Provides Marketers with Creative Tools to Enhance User Generated Content PORTLAND, Ore., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TigerLogic Corporation (Nasdaq: TIGR) today announced it has added several new creative features to Postano, its flagship social product and leading visual marketing platform. The Postano version 2.5 release includes advanced social filtering options, a Style Editor for custom visualizations, new dynamic data visualizations, and other product enhancements. Together...

2014-07-16 23:07:09

Founder of several successful fitness businesses explains some important questions to ask before starting a fitness franchise business. Chino Hills, CA (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 Bedros Keuilian is the founder of Fit Body Boot Camps, the fastest-selling fitness franchise business in the country. He’s also a highly-regarded fitness marketing expert and consultant to some of the most recognized names in the fitness industry. According to Keuilian, although he encourages fitness professionals...

2014-07-16 12:26:01

NORTHBROOK, Ill., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Chip Marketing Worldwide, an independent, fully integrated, global marketing agency, announced that it was named agency of record for Azteca Foods, Inc., a pioneer in the refrigerated tortilla business. Based in the Pilsen neighborhood of Chicago and founded by Art Velasquez in 1969, Azteca is currently the #1 brand of refrigerated tortillas. Effective immediately, Blue Chip will be charged with building on the equity the 45-year...

2014-07-16 12:24:41

NEW YORK, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DeVries Global, a leading consumer PR and social media agency, opened the doors to its first-ever pop-up space in Cincinnati, beginning the week of July 14 and closing the week of July 28. As an evolution to the idea of a retail pop-up shop, and designed to feel like a midsummer oasis rather than an office, DeVries Global's pop-up space is scheduled to host stimulating conversations with the people who are shaping marketing and media as well as...

2014-07-15 23:07:46

New mobile fashion app combines stylish editorial, rewards, and fun to drive brand-focused advertising and commerce. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 What’s your brand score? Starting today for immediate download, the FashionLoyal app will offer global fashion fans and brands, a platform to engage in social currency. See a cool brand image. Share it. Shop it. Build a real time score for each of your favorite brands. Start by sharing FashionLoyal images to your social networks. Then...

2014-07-15 12:26:32

Divergence between emerging and mature economies as consumers search for tangible, personal benefits in sustainable products and services LONDON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Only a third of consumers regularly consider sustainability in their purchasing decisions, according to a global study by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Havas Media RE:PURPOSE, which reveals the reasons for the disconnect between business and consumer expectations of sustainable products and services. The report, "From...

2014-07-15 08:26:31

Leader in Brand Experience Expands Its Business to Germany, South Korea and Brazil BOSTON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jack Morton Worldwide, one of the world's largest and most respected brand experience agencies, is expanding its global business to include new offices in Dusseldorf, Germany, and Seoul, South Korea, and building a new affiliation with Brazil-based agency, Mark Up. Jack Morton, which is currently celebrating 75 years in business, has been working with clients in...

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2010-10-11 21:16:18

Liquid Paper, a brand of the Newell Rubbermaid Company, is a type of correction fluid used to fix typewriting in the past and now handwriting mistakes. Bette Nesmith Graham created the first correction fluid in 1951. Since she worked as a typist she made many mistakes and wanted to correct them, so she started with tempera paint and created what she called Mistake Out. She even provided her co-workers with bottles that had the brand name on it. Soon Graham was fired from her typist job...

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