industry thoughts from Clarteza

24 February
2018
Mag Retelewski

Looking for an exceptional experience…

 

 

Earlier this year, I set a goal for myself to review brands and services to look for delightful experiences they could create for a customer.

This time I tried MM.LaFleur. A clothing brand which aspires to revolutionize workwear with a slightly Japanese flair. I’ve heard about the brand at the NRF conference in January. In this case, PR worked, at least for me.

 

 

What interested me about MM. LaFleur at first, was their purpose “When women  succeed in … Continue Reading

30 October
2012
Katy Gajewicz and Mag Retelewski

Shopper Insights – Raising the Stakes on What it Takes to Win

The term “re-frame” has never been more appropriate than in marketing today.

It is apparent that a massive paradigm shift in the way marketers approach their marketing and communication plans is well underway (for those who haven’t previously embraced it).  For years now, front-loaded plans where the bulk of thought and resources are spent influencing the consumer well before she sets foot in a store have been giving way to a more holistic approach where the integration and synergy of brand messaging across multiple consumer touch-points is not only important, but essential.  But more recently, the key player in the game … Continue Reading