Amazon continues to chase delivery dreams

Amazon continues to chase delivery dreams

For Jeff Bezos, there’s one aspect of online marketing and sales even more important than the tech he’s developed to turn Amazon into a household name — delivery. If Amazon can take control of that aspect of its business, then the online game changer and industry creator will manage every aspect of its “product to […]

Coffee prices set to rise

Coffee prices set to rise

If you get your coffee at the store rather than through the drive-thru, the price of a cup may have just gone up. Smucker, the company which owns popular brands such as Folgers, Café Bustelo and owns the rights to sell Dunkin’ Donuts branded coffee in grocery stores recently announced plans to raise prices across […]

Public Relations News From Edelman, Interpublic, FleishmanHillard & Nat’l Assoc. of Broadcasters

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Edelman’s Growth in 2016 Only 1.7% Edelman just released their financial information from 2016. They reported $875 million in revenue, but that was only 1.7% growth at the world’s largest PR firm from 2015 on like-for-like. Richard Edelman, CEO, said: “It’s a pause,” and blamed economic uncertainty as well as digital change and healthcare issues. […]

World Business Chicago, Chicago Anchors for a Strong Economy (CASE) Seeks Branding & Marketing Firm

World Business Chicago, Chicago Anchors for a Strong Economy (CASE) Seeks Branding & Marketing Firm

General Information World Business Chicago is a public-private, non-profit partnership that drives inclusive economic growth and job creation, supports business, and promotes Chicago as a leading global city. More information may be found at http://www.worldbusinesschicago.com Background: Chicago Anchors fora  Strong Economy (CASE) is a network of 16 prominent Chicagoland anchor institutions committed to collectively impacting […]

Lander University Issues Wide-Reaching Marketing RFP

Lander University Issues Wide-Reaching Marketing RFP

Lander University is situated on a wooded site of approximately 150 acres in Greenwood, SC. In addition to seven major buildings erected since 1973, campus improvements have included extensive renovations to a number of older facilities, completely new housing complexes, athletics fields and parking lots, a new formal campus entrance, and the latest addition of […]

PR News From Cone Communications, FleishmanHillard, Timberland, and Feintuch Communications

Cone Communications Now Under Porter Novelli

Cone Communications Now Under Porter Novelli Both Cone Communications and Porter Novelli are Omnicom Group entities, but Omnicom just moved Cone, so they will report through PN. The brands will remain separate and distinct, and leadership remains the same with the exception that Cone’s CEO, Bill Fleishman, now reports to PN’s chief executive, Brad MacAfee. […]