Friday, December 18, 2009

Holiday, Time for GE Flip Flash II



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Saturday, November 28, 2009

Got a Squibb Toothbrush?


The Squibb brand could have survived as a toothbrush.

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We Like Stotter

Do you? Read about Stotter and how it could be the next Tervis Tumbler on our main site, at BrandlandUSA.com, the website of business and travel writer and editor Garland Pollard.

If You Can Read This

You are looking at an old Science Reasearch Associates label. SRA, now part of McGraw Hill, was part of IBM.
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A Jeep=Deere Wheelbarrow?


Brand extension goes too far, or merges the colors of Deere with iconography of Jeep on a wheelbarrow. Don't get it? Is this authorized?

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Kellogg's Fun Pak


When you have brands, you can also organize and re-sell them in new ways. Here the Kellogg's Fun Pak. Question. Is the Kel Bowl perforated box still inside?

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Sunday, November 01, 2009

Citra, Florida


Near the home of Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings.

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International Harvester Farmall




We do like this.

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Saturday, October 03, 2009

History of Toaster Pastries


We write the history of toaster pastries at BrandlandUSA. Or are they tarts? Please take tarts while tarts are passing. Though you can't take any Toastettes as they aren't making them any more.

Monday, September 28, 2009

Birthplace of Pepsi. New Bern, NC


Do you like Pepsi?

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Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Ford Story Is the Best Story


We love The Ford Story.

Read about why it is something other brands can imitate at our company website, www.blackcowpress.com.

Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Solutions for Reader's Digest after Ripple-nomics


We're thinking Reader's Digest after the Ripplewood blow up and bankruptcy.

Read BrandlandUSA's stories about how to save this American icon:

The stories are on BrandlandUSA.com is the website of business researcher and web editor Garland Pollard.

Monday, August 10, 2009

Disappearing Holiday Inn Script

 


We do like Holiday Inn at BrandlandUSA.com.

BrandlandUSA.com is the website of business and travel writer and editor Garland Pollard. Visit his personal website at GarlandPollard.com

We're Thinking Greyhound


Find out how at BrandlandUSA.com.
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Saturday, August 08, 2009

Color Us Woolworth


The F.W. Woolworth Company was one of the great icons of United States retailing prowess. While the brand no longer survives in the United States, it has been reborn in the United Kingdom.

Interestingly, the successor company to Woolworth, Foot Locker (NYSE: FL), is still around and based in New York.

Want to learn more about the history of the Woolworth brand? Look on our main website at BrandlandUSA.com or click here for all the Woolworth stories.
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Genius Royal Air Maroc Minimalism


Good branding often means minimalism. It is hard to resist the lure of spending empty space, but that's sometimes what it takes. Here, genius from a 1984 menu from Royal Air Maroc. Very good.

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Who Remembers Lowe Poker Chips?



Great classic of the mid-century card game.

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Thursday, August 06, 2009

Thirsty Camel, Ocean View, Norfolk


Stop in for a drink after you leave N.O.B. Norfolk. It's right near the pier in Ocean View.

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What Happened To Little Boy Blue?


An old Purex product.

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Sunday, August 02, 2009

Rit Dye Amazes Still

 


What is is there to tye-dye with?

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Thursday, July 30, 2009

Great SEO Advice



We decided to post some tips on SEO, or Search Engine Optimization, on our company site, BlackCowPress.com. Please go take a look.

Wednesday, July 29, 2009

Rather Miss The Pan Am Guides


But with today's web technology, it can be done again. Talk to editor Garland Pollard about it.

Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Elks Do Some New Tricks



Elks are revamping their image to attract a new set of members. Read more and get advice on how your nonprofit can attract a new set of constituents at BrandlandUSA.com, the website of business and travel writer and editor Garland Pollard.

Thursday, July 23, 2009

O'Leary's Sarasota Downtown

 


Have a drink here. Watch out for tiki gods.

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Thursday, July 16, 2009

Like Some Richmond Gigi Hats?



Gigi Hats was a downtown retailer in Richmond, Virginia. They no longer exist but the sign still does.

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Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Mattingly & Moore



Do you like Mattingly & Moore? If you do, read our entry on the venerable bourbon brand.

Friday, July 03, 2009

Time For King Korn!

 


Do you need some extra dishes or pans or a croquet set? Then try and save up some King Korn trading stamps.

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Thursday, July 02, 2009

Complaints over Missing Derby Tamales

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I edit BrandlandUSA where a number of readers have complained about the discontinued brand. I wish I had a better answer for the fans out there for a substitute product.

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Answered by BrandlandUSA on July 03, 2009

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Philip Morris English Oval Cigs

 


A classic brand, kept alive long after necessary by Philip Morris USA. Like?

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Monday, June 29, 2009

Reddy Kilowatt Is Our Shocking Friend

 


Do be careful around plugs! Reddy can help you be safe. Brought to you by your local electric co-op.

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