Just Blew It! Sketchers trolls Nike During a recent NCAA basketball game, Zion Williamson's sneakers tore out. These were Nike sneakers that he was wearing. Since that incident, New York Times and other major newspaper publications was filled with large-sized ads wherein Sketchers trolls Nike – “Just Blew It”.

The sports section of the New York Times and other major newspaper publications was filled with large-sized ads wherein Sketchers trolls Nike – “Just Blew It”. Sketchers took a shot…

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6 Brand Integrations with Gully Boy You Didn’t Know About Not just a great movie, Gully Boy has also done a pretty good job at the brand integrations and in-film branding. They are smooth and not pushy. Here are 6 Brand Integrations you may have missed.

Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhat starrer Gully Boy released on this Valentine’s Day and I went to watch it the first day. While the movie talks about authentic underground rap…

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Segmentation and Targeting Success story at BMW In 2001, BMW came up with a video marketing campaign that was not targetted at any of its customer segments. It was targeted at another segment, not the customers of BMW. Find out who did BMW really target?

The BMW Market Segmentation story is one of the finest that marketers look up to. And that’s because BMW has been able to target multiple segments at one time. But…

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“This Airline is So Going to Shut Down!” – A Strategy Faux Pas In this article, I take the example of an airline's poor execution of its strategy and what it tells about the importance of strategy implementation. Further, I talk about the reason why strategy implementation is tougher than strategy formulation.

This article and an experience that I will share here will help you explain why strategy implementation is more difficult than strategy formulation. “If you were to make me a…

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Core Competency Framework – Why Starbucks wants to be your ‘third place’ Starbucks wants to be your 'third place' after your home and workplace. They do everything to make this promise come true. But why don't they promise you, so vehemently, about serving you the best coffee in the world. The Core Competency Framework will help us find out.

Starbucks makes for a great example of a good marketing strategy. But what makes a good marketing strategy really good is something that you need to understand. After writing the…

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