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Category: Segmentation

Fastest Growing Brands 2022 

This ranking is determined by measuring growth in purchasing consideration over the course of 2022. The “Growth” score represents the net shift between the share of consumers who said they were considering purchasing from the brand in January 2022 and the share who said the same in October. Morning Consult Brand Intelligence tracks

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Why Spotify makes Wrapped its annual marketing moment

“There’s a reason why it’s such a company priority,” said Alex Bodman, Spotify’s global vp of creative. “We don’t just see an increased user base day on day. We also see a lot of people coming back to the platform.” (Bodman declined to offer further details around growth and usage.)

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Oscar Mayer gives away a lifetime supply of bacon for World Vegan Day

Oscar Mayer’s World Vegan Day approach is a less-than conventional means of extending a hand to the vegan population and the growing number of consumers who prioritize sustainability, but it may ironically prove to resonate. Click here to read the story at Discussion Questions: What is market segmentation? What

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Alberta marketing campaign encourages Toronto residents to move

The Toronto Transit Commission’s (TTC) Bloor-Yonge subway station is covered with Alberta is Calling posters, displaying messages about better affordability and job opportunities and strongly encouraging Torontonians to move out west. Click here to read the story at Discussion Questions: Why might the Province of Alberta want to encourage Toronto residents

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McDonald’s Halloween Nostalgia Escalated Quickly

Some allegedly insider information has set the internet ablaze with ’90s kid nostalgia for an old McDonald’s Halloween promotion—it doesn’t take much to get us all way too excited to start reminiscing about the past, does it?  Click here to read the story at Discussion Questions: What are marketing trends? What

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