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Top 10 airline brands for 2012

Skytrax, the UK based research company that specialises in research for commercial airlines, has just announced the winners of the world airline award for 2012. Skytrax parent company, Inflight Research Services work has been used by the UK government to determine the UK government policies on air transport. The Skytrax Awards are one of the … Continue reading

BRAND AUDITS: Key for consistency and integration

How effective are your branding activities? Are they aligned for the future? Unfortunately, most branding initiatives revolve around a creative campaign developed by an advertising agency. Depending on budget, the creative campaign will be implemented with a one-size-fits-all message communicated to all and sundry and across multiple mass media platforms for as long as budget … Continue reading

Email and your brand, part three

Sticking with the use of email as a tactic within your brand strategy, I came across this interesting graphic showing when are the best times to send emails. Thanks Chuan Choong for the heads up. But even if you get the timing right and the recipient does actually scan or even read the email, there … Continue reading

Direct Mail, Email and your brand

Direct Mail and Email marketing are critical components of any branding strategy for either a business to business or business to consumer brand. And it is a growing business. But the quality of Direct Mail and Email marketing in Malaysia and the mining and management of the databases used is horrendous. If you own a … Continue reading

Branding requires you to get to know your customers

This is the start of an ad hoc series of personal experiences I have with brands and some recommendations to help improve the experience. Running a small retail business is tough, particularly in today’s climate. It’s even tougher in the competitive retail wine business in a small muslim country with high taxes on alcohol. Key … Continue reading