Topic: Orville Redenbacher

How Bethenny Frankel Turned Reality Stardom Into a Business Empire

The Real Housewife on expanding her Skinnygirl brand

I t's a well-known fact that reality stars, despite the authenticity implied by the genre's name, often turn out to be very different in real life than they appear on…

Crackle and Spark Ink NewFronts Deal

Media shop gets first look at Bryan Cranston's new series

Crackle has inked an agreement with Publicis-owned media agency Spark in the Web publisher's first NewFronts deal this week. Financial terms were not disclosed. Spark services clients such as ConAgra brands…

The Best (and Worst) Brand Extensions

Thinking of nudging your brand name into a new category? Good luck. But please, read this first

It’s a plane! It’s a purifier! It’s both! In theory, launching a successful brand extension should be easy. All you have to do is take a familiar name and slap it…