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Category: Promotion Mix

7-Eleven to Drop Prizes Every Week this Summer for Brainfreeze Season

Get ready to turn up the heat because 7-Eleven, Inc. is officially entering Brainfreeze Season – a time to hang loose, try new things, make unforgettable memories and take summer from a ten…to an ELEVEN. Click here to read the story at Discussion Questions: What is promotion? What is Brainfreeze Season? How might

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KFC Gives Money Away on Social Media

NintenKFC takes a do anything for attention approach to marketing. That has led to a lot of weird products — think fried chicken-scented lip balm and a giant Crispy Chicken Sandwich pillow — as well as a lot of unique food items.  Click here to read the story at

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Hollister launches ‘Social Tourist’ with teen influencers

In the post-Kardashian era, the marketing power of social media, especially among younger consumers, has become undeniable. That leaves brands that cater to teens and young adults no choice but to turn to influencers, who can easily collect tens of millions in social media followers. Click here to read the

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Hidden Valley Ranch’s Promo Is The Result of Years of Fun Ideas

We’re 23 days into March and we had no idea that it was National Ranch Month. All this time we could have been winning prizes from the premier name in condiment branded merchandise—Hidden Valley Ranch. Click here to read the story at Discussion Questions: What is promotion? Why do brands

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