Colgate makes me smile

Remember the old Colgate TV adverts? This one is all about the ‘ring of confidence’. If you don’t recall it here it is on YouTube. Back in those days Colgate was Colgate and your choices were large or small. I popped

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Asda marketing is getting noticed

You know, I really don’t like shopping at Asda. But you never know, I could get converted. Recently I have been impressed with a number of their marketing activities: I’ve heard some really good things about the way Asda motivate

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How to change a dress size in a day

Surely the vague adoption of clothes/dress sizes within UK fashion retailers is tantamount to deceit? An online survey of 1,000 women, indicated that 15% bought a bigger dress size than they expected when shopping at Primark. Top Shop and New

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Cauliflower shock story

Well, it was a shock to Jo, one of my daughters. In one of her rare encounters with the kitchen she was dismayed at how small the head of the cauliflower was in comparison to the leaves surrounding it. She

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It’s the contrasts I find interesting: ASDA and McDonald’s

It’s the contrasts I find interesting. In a couple of hours opinions of a business and it’s brand image can change so quickly. For the worse: a McDonald’s cashier swearing in front of my children. Unacceptable and I paid for

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