Landolakes.com New Design Like Butter

With the launch of a new website by Colle+McVoy, the venerable 85-year-old Land O’Lakes Dairy Foods brand introduces new content and heightened functionality just in time for holiday cooking. The newly refreshed Landolakes.com is a complete site redesign meant to help consumers engage with an established brand in new ways. For instance, the Test Kitchen […]

Teach It And They Will Come

The Khan Academy is an online school with the mission of providing a world-class education to anyone, anywhere. Silicon Valley-based entrepreneur, Rajesh Setty, writing on Open Forum about the need to “do everything in your capacity to create something remarkable, not once but over and over again,” says: Salman Khan of Khan Academy is a […]

Please Glaze Appropriately

According to Marketing Daily, Duncan Hines is using four commercial-quality, YouTube-posted videos produced by Filmaka to drive sales of its new Amazing Glazes line during the holidays. “We hope that during this fun time of family togetherness, the videos will inspire bakers to channel their inner creativity and have fun with Amazing Glazes — making […]

How Trends Become Contagious

Check out this 13-minute snapshot of New York City creatives in advertising, design, fashion and entertainment who are helping to shape today’s pop culture. INFLUENCERS FULL VERSION from R+I creative on Vimeo. Written and Directed by Paul Rojanathara and Davis Johnson, Influencers belongs to the new generation of short films, webdocs, which combine the documentary […]

It’sTime To Evolve The Term “TV Dinner”

The Right Man In The Right Vertical

Henry Blodget of Business Insider recently sat down with Jim Grant, one of the country’s premier financial analysts and historians. A former Barron’s staff writer, Grant founded Grant’s Interest Rate Observer close to 30 years ago. Even in an age of 24/7 online news, the publication remains one of the leading authorities on debt, bonds, […]

Doughnuts Don’t Vote

Top Pot Doughnuts in Seattle is not your normal fried batter purveyor. So, it’s not surprising that they go all out when they enter a contest. Our doughnuts need you! from Top Pot Doughnuts on Vimeo. By the way, Wexley School for Girls is just a few doors down from this Seattle landmark. Share

Magazines Are Busy Remaking Themselves, So Too Is Their Official Champion

The trade association known as Magazine Publishers of America is no more. The group is now called MPA – The Association of Magazine Media, in effort to better convey that magazine content engages consumers across multiple platforms, including websites, tablets, smartphones, books, live events and more. MPA, has a new name (if you can call […]

Pop Ditty Reveals The Advertising Life In Milwaukee And Beyond

This is a music video that was shown last week at the 2010 Milwaukee 99 advertising awards show. The song was written by Nick Pipitone and Peter Batchelder, a.k.a. The Rip Off Artists. Share