Reuters is reporting that retail behemoth Wal-Mart is opting for a new slogan. Bland “Save Money. Live Better,” replaces the trusty “Always low prices.” It’s the first new tagline for the company in 19 years.
I wrote my first ad for a political candidate when I was 17 years old. She won her race and I felt the seductive power of advertising for the first time. Today—after working for seven agencies in five states—I am head of brand strategy and creative direction at Bonehook in Portland, Oregon.