Marketing Strategy

Saving Money with Marketing Asset Management

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A big part of the efficiency for any marketing department stems from how they manage assets. Brochure templates, logos, business cards, swag, pamphlets–in a perfect world, all these designs are stored in one centralized location. But not all companies live in this perfect world–or even know that it exists. These companies are losing money every…

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7 Questions for Developing an Inventory Management Strategy

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Inventory management strategy is a challenge for organizations of all sizes in all industries. Marketing directors find themselves ordering new materials when a fresh supply isn’t needed, or on the flip side, find they don’t have products when they are needed right away. Inventory Management Specialists later in the process need to know details of…

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How New Tariffs are Impacting Marketing Promotions

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The term “Made in China” is such a common phrase it’s practically a coined term for most retailers (especially with plastic goods). As the United States’ largest trade partner, China accounted for $522.9 billion in imports in 2017 (in comparison to just $187.5 billion we exported to them). This means when it comes to low-cost…

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Going Deeper Than Data

Deeper Than Data

By Lorrie Bryan   “Businesses don’t have relationships with businesses – people have relationships with people.” – Dimitri Kapelianis, Associate Marketing Professor, University of New Mexico   But you can click-click-click until your fingers ache; search the expansive internet heavens; gaze intently into your super-duper, 32-inch, professional-grade, ultra-high-definition monitor; crank up the latest Voice of…

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