Categories
Global Marketing

The Search Engine War: Yahoo’s identity Crisis in light of Google’s Victory

  While many theories tried to explain Yahoo’s downfall in light of Google’s ascension, it is suggested that the difference in the companies’ brand tactics may be the most illuminating. While Google has aced brand strategy management, Yahoo has misstepped a definitive brand vision and the deficits have led to an identity crisis. Brand mission: […]

Categories
Global Marketing

The 6 tenets of Branding

Crafting your company’s brand image is the most crucial process in starting a new successful business and increasing the odds of maintaining it. Sometimes, the value of the brand become worth more than the hard assets of the company itself. By looking at the top global bands, we have defined six basic tenets of branding […]

Categories
Global Marketing

Brand Gaga

Can celebrities be considered brands? Many researchers and marketers have defined brand and branding as the consumers’ perception of a product, service, or corporation. Brands are, however, not solely limited to these three. According to Gerrie Lim (2005), celebrities can also be considered brands, “there is an intriguing relationship between global celebrity culture and the […]

Categories
Global Marketing

How Does Sephora Contours its Brand

Women are always fond of having best friends. The female bestie, diamonds, shoes, and bags are among their dearest pals. But, you know what else is considered as a woman’s best friend? Sephora. There’s a reason why we said Sephora and not makeup, it’s because of the distinctive approach that Sephora uses to merchandising that […]