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Brand of the Day: Dunkin' Donuts Is Making a Croissant Donut, but Don't Call It a Cronut It's totally new!

Next Monday, Dunkin' Donuts will roll out a croissant-donut hybrid across the U.S. But if you think the chain is copying the now-famous cronut from New York-based bakery Dominque Ansel,…

October 29, 2014, 1:23 PM EDT

Brand of the Day: No, Costco Won't Be Open on Thanksgiving, and Here's Why It isn't complicated

If you end up looking for last minute Thanksgiving supplies next month, or are hoping to get a jump on those Black Friday sales, don't go to Costco. They won't…

October 28, 2014, 3:14 PM EDT

Pitney Bowes Taps DigitasLBi for Global Media Business Shop already handles digital strategy

Pitney Bowes has expanded its relationship with DigitasLBi in New York following a search to include its global media business, according to a representative for the company, who declined to…

October 28, 2014, 12:54 PM EDT

Source Marketing's Kersten Rivas on the Advantage of a Smaller Agency New president says you can be more nimble, entrepreneurial

  Photo: Alfred Maskeroni Specs New gig President, Source Marketing Old gig Managing director, Havas Worldwide New York Age 43 Twitter @mittonrivas What drew you to Source Marketing? I was at Havas for eight years, and we weathered…

October 27, 2014, 12:01 AM EDT

Brand of the Day: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of Wonder Bread Awkward beginnings, but a great first ad

The initial popularity of Wonder Bread came from a fear of food-borne illnesses. Take note, entrepreneurs?  In the early 1900s, Americans were worried about disease related to the cleanliness of their…

October 24, 2014, 2:16 PM EDT

Coca-Cola Names New CMO as Profit Tumbles 2 days after Q3 earnings

The Coca-Cola Co. has reached within its Spanish-Portuguese operations and named Marcos de Quinto as chief marketing officer, replacing Joseph Tripodi following lagging sales. The news comes after Atlanta-based Coca-Cola's inadequate…

October 23, 2014, 1:36 PM EDT

Brand of the Day: What Is Madeleine Albright Doing on the Wheaties Box? A different kind of champion

In case you missed it, Wheaties made a commemorative box with former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright on it. For the General Mills cereal, known as the "breakfast of champions,"…

October 22, 2014, 2:19 PM EDT

Brand of the Day: Why You Should Dress Like the Morton Salt Girl for Halloween It's her 100th birthday

If you haven't figured out your Halloween costume, don't fret! Morton Salt is incentivizing you to dress up as the Morton Salt Girl. Why waste hours trying to come up with…

October 21, 2014, 1:24 PM EDT

Brand of the Day: The Strange Story Behind Sriracha's Iconic Rooster Logo Not even the founder knows who drew it

Whether or not you love its distinctive tangy, spicy taste, Sriracha sauce has certainly become a cultural phenomenon. The red and green bottle is instantly recognizable. And that rooster, well,…

October 20, 2014, 2:59 PM EDT

This Small Shop Uses a Precise Approach to Punch Above Its Weight Iris Concise’s powerful parent gives it a full-service edge

Specs Who Director Mike Navarrete (l.) and global CEO and co-founder Benj Chilcott (r.) flank managing director Adam Abrahami What Global strategic consultancy Where New York True to its name, Concise—part of iris Worldwide—seeks…

October 20, 2014, 12:01 AM EDT