Joan Voight


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Americans Waste a Huge Amount of Food Every Year. Should Big Brands Be Worried?

Brand Marketing

A few major marketers, such as Anheuser-Busch InBev and Quaker Oats, are scrambling to get ahead of the trend.

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Will Amazon Reduce Whole Foods’ Local Sourcing?

Brand Marketing

The move to streamline may be a marketing boon to rival grocery chains.

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For Unilever’s CMO, Global Growth and Social Responsibility Are Now Inseparable Goals

Brand Marketing

Keith Weed seems a little shell-shocked. Just a few days earlier, he was in shirtsleeves and in the embrace of a 90-degree day in Singapore. But this March morning, he [...]

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How Hilfiger Exports the Culture of Cool

Brand Marketing

Avery Baker is the embodiment of Tommy Hilfiger's ambitions to export its preppy vision of Americana, full of plaid and cozy sweaters, to the rest of the world. With a [...]

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Unpretentious Millennials Are Changing the Way We Drink Wine, Barefoot’s CMO Says

Brand Marketing

When it comes to successful family businesses, it's hard to find a more American example than E&J Gallo. Now in its 81st year, the winery is the largest on earth [...]

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Cold Call: How Reuben Arnold is Making Flying More Social

Digital

Richard Branson’s Virgin Atlantic Airways has flown in turbulent skies in recent years, posting losses (albeit shrinking ones) since 2011.

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Burger King’s CMO on the Brand’s Hits and Misses in Social

Brand Marketing

Insiders say fast-food marketing is a blood sport, and Burger King and its CMO Eric Hirschhorn are in the thick of it. Just ask Billy Eichner. On Oct.

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How Carhartt Found Its Groove With Fixers and Hipsters

Brand Marketing

Tony Ambroza and the Maker Movement arrived at the Dearborn, Mich., offices of Carhartt about the same time four years ago.

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Emirates Is the World’s Most Glamorous Airline

Brand Marketing

By now, we’ve all seen the ads and read the glowing magazine profiles about the world’s most luxurious airline, Dubai-based Emirates: the flat beds in private quarters, the lo

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Q&A: Why Brands and Celebs Turn to Coty to Create Their Fragrances

Brand Marketing

When a celebrity launches a fragrance, it is Coty to whom they turn. And when Coty sought to reinvigorate its fragrance division last year, it was to Steve Mormoris that [...]

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David Melançon’s Splash of Color for Benjamin Moore

Brand Marketing

How to put a fresh spin on a reliable, well-regarded staple on hardware store shelves for the past 131 years? To hear David Melançon tell it, the biggest challenge he [...]

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Historic Trumps Hip for Levi’s New Campaign

Brand Marketing

You don’t have to be hip, young or a cultural trendsetter to rock a pair of Levi’s jeans, according to Jennifer Sey, global CMO of the Levi’s brand. The company, [...]

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Chipotle’s Australian Beef Imports Anger Texas Agricultural Industry

Brand Marketing

Chipotle’s arty marketing decrying factory farms and food processors won awards at Cannes and elsewhere, but behind the scenes, the agriculture industry is fuming.

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Jamba Juice Goes Green

Brand Marketing

Jamba Juice has decided to jump with both feet into the business of green juices, blended mixtures of whole vegetables such as kale, cucumber and beets. Starting this month, the [...]

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Scotch Brand Appeals to Nostalgia to Sell Super-Premium Spirits

Brand Marketing

Paul Ross, CEO of Edrington Americas, is borrowing tactics from the craft spirits movement to market his high-end Macallan single-malt Scotch whisky. Scotland-based Edrington, known in the U.S. mainly for [...]