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What Brands Need to Know About Back-to-School Shopping Habits Get your slice of the annual educational spending spree

With spending on back-to-school and college estimated to reach $74.9 billion this year, the annual end-of-summer scramble for new clothes, tech products, pencils and pens now rivals the holiday season.…

August 27, 2014, 12:12 AM EDT

Gap Runs First Social Campaign for Kids’ Accounts UGC drives model search for 2015 campaign

It’s back-to-school time, which means moms are already gearing up to take those first-day-of school pictures (which are equally loved and dreaded by social media users nowadays). Gap Kids is…

August 22, 2014, 4:04 PM EDT

PacSun, StyleHaul Partner in Back-to-School YouTube Campaign Online stars engage young shoppers

Lifestyle apparel company PacSun is the latest in a growing number of retailers to partner with YouTube content creators. In a cutting-edge back-to-school marketing campaign, PacSun will feature YouTube stars…

August 21, 2014, 2:04 PM EDT

Dell Taps Defy Media for Back-To-School Campaign Uses YouTube influencers to spread the message to students

Dell is working with digital media production company Defy Media to encourage teens and college kids to use its products when they head back to the classroom this fall. Working with…

August 12, 2014, 4:38 PM EDT

Office Depot Teams Up With R5 for Back-to-School Campaign Retailer layers social, video into augmented reality

Office Depot is the latest retailer to bet on augmented reality to target millennial back-to-school shoppers this year. The retailer is launching a mobile campaign for the second year that…

July 23, 2014, 1:33 PM EDT

Target Mobilizes Back-to-School Print Campaign With Image Recognition Ties traditional with digital to target college students

Target wants to prove that traditional media like print and TV can drive e-commerce sales, highlighted in its new back-to-school marketing push. Target is launching a mobile app that works…

July 21, 2014, 4:42 PM EDT

[Updated] Office Max Tests Web Program That Offers Political Targeting LivePredict can pinpoint blue and red voter groups

Office Max, which goes against back-to-school competitors such as Staples, Office Depot, Walmart and Target, thinks it has a secret weapon as the annual shopping season hits the mid-way point. (UPDATED:…

August 8, 2013, 8:00 AM EDT

Marketing to Kids Is an Obstacle Course Less inventory, more restrictions

If you’re advertising in the $1 billion kids marketplace, you’ll need to accommodate a bit more in the way of oversight, both from traditional antagonists like watchdog groups and from…

March 17, 2013, 11:04 PM EDT

Class Dismissed National Retail Federation says Back-to-School season likely to disappoint retailers, brands

Anyone who’s followed those shady “leading economic indicators” on the nightly news has probably puzzled over an apparent disconnect in today’s retail world. While economists have been telling us for…

July 22, 2011, 6:17 AM EDT

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