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Topic: Sears

Accounts in Review: Axe Goes Off Roster for Big Global Assignment Finalists emerge in CarMax's media search

Unilever went outside the family in its selection of 72andSunny to refresh Axe's global strategic positioning. The agency hasn't worked for Unilever before but pitched ideas that Axe's marketing leaders…

January 30, 2015, 9:45 PM EST

Accounts in Review: Unilever Launches Massive Media Review While Ameriprise Briefs Finalists Miracle-Gro makes a cut, Extended Stay America stays put

Given that Unilever spends more than $5 billion in media globally each year, any change in its media assignments will be significant. But sources don't expect decisions in this blockbuster…

January 23, 2015, 7:22 PM EST

Accounts in Review: Sears, Kmart and JCPenney Near the End of Their Agency Hunts And Pandora jewelry taps Grey to lead creative efforts

The new year got off to a slow start in new business, with just two major account moves this week. Pandora—the jeweler, not the online music service—named Grey and Maxus…

January 9, 2015, 2:01 PM EST

Mike Myers Does a Hilarious Sears Ad With His Brother, Who's Worked There for Decades Star power for struggling chain's Canadian operation

Sears Canada is struggling mightily, but it has a secret weapon in a celebrity connection. Peter Myers has worked at Sears Canada for 32 years. And it turns out his brother…

November 13, 2014, 11:43 AM EST

Are Ad Agencies the Next Target for Sears Holdings' Cost-Cutting? The company reaches out to holding companies

Sears Holdings has contacted ad holding companies about handling all marketing communications for Sears and Kmart, sources said. Collectively, those brands spent $560 million in media last year—the majority of which…

November 11, 2014, 9:54 AM EST

Havas Worldwide Chicago's New Chief Is a Familar Face Paul Marobella has led the Chicago Group for 2 years

Havas Worldwide has installed a new president atop its Chicago office but he's a familiar face at the agency. Paul Marobella has been group president of Havas Chicago Group, a collection…

May 29, 2014, 12:35 PM EDT

Kourtney Kardashian Loves Instagram for Fashion Inspiration But has to think twice about tagging her friends

Specs Who Kourtney Kardashian Age 34 Accomplishments Star of E!’s Keeping Up With the Kardashians (Sundays at 9 p.m.); co-designer of The Kardashian Kollection at Sears and Kardashian Kids at Babies”R”Us Base Los Angeles What’s…

March 30, 2014, 8:46 PM EDT

Retailers Are Finding That Data Vulnerability Can Undo Years of Brand Equity How to bolster defenses and clean up the PR mess

Data breaches, as we have all learned, can be #EpicFails with far-reaching and destructive implications for brands. Once sensitive consumer information—payment-card data, home addresses, phone numbers—are stolen, the ramifications can…

March 23, 2014, 9:01 PM EDT

Infographic: Home Improvement Shoppers Use Online Video More Than TV A lot of how-to, but plenty of ads as well

Tremor Video commissioned Millward Brown Digital and Frank Magid Associates to look at two years of online behaviors for two million Americans. Focusing on a subset of home improvement shoppers, the…

February 17, 2014, 7:22 AM EST

Amazon Is Among Pinterest's Best Retailers for the Holidays Walmart and Apple trail badly, per researcher

Amazon has been among the most popular holiday season e-retailers for passed-along Pinterest content, drawing more than 16,300 pins/shares a week since Thanksgiving, per Searchmetrics' research. The German marketing vendor studied…

December 12, 2013, 4:15 PM EST

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