Tag

consumer
Image Credit: TMLsPhotoG / Shutterstock.com As more businesses begin to open around the world, the focus of debate is shifting from the COVID-19 pandemic’s damaging effects on commerce to how global economies will recover from nearly universal devastation across the full industry spectrum. Experts who are experienced and accustomed to predicting economic recoveries are challenged...
Now a wise shopkeeper himself, the gentleman remembers the early days helping around his own parents’ store. From the moment they found him mature enough to handle a position on the sales floor and just tall enough to reach the keys to the cash register, his father instilled and re-inforced in him a few basic...
What do you do when your company bumps up against the limits of the market segment and comes to the realization that every consumer in a struggling economy expects discounts? If you are J. Crew, and want to continue to dominate in your higher-priced fashion segment while seeking broader consumer appeal, you create a new,...
When Brian Cohen walked by Pinterest founder Ben Silbermann at a New York University business plan competition in 2009, he abruptly said four words to the young entrepreneur: “You have 30 seconds.  Today he says, “I still feel pretty bad about it,” reflecting on his cliched investor behavior. No matter – within 15 seconds he...
Customer Relationship Management (CRM) is a strategy that a marketer uses to facilitate customer interaction with their company.  One of the most common CRM strategies is customer service cards, where customers are offered special purchase discounts or cumulative purchase points which can be exchanged for rewards and special benefits.   However, with the increased use and...
The Journal of Financial Advertising and Marketing (JFAM) hosted back to back events in its JFAM:Live! series of financial marketer’s conferences in New York City, attracting leaders from the world’s largest financial brands to engage in sharing ideas and insights about their marketing efforts in 2013. Bill Wreaks, CEO of The Gramercy Institute, publishers of...
This week, Junction Creative Solutions (Junction) CEO Julie Gareleck is slated to represent her firm at two important financial marketing industry events in New York City. The Journal of Financial Advertising and Marketing (JFAM) is presenting back-to-back days encouraging the top minds in strategic financial media to share best practices and promote thought leadership. First...
In the summer of 2012, we learned of turmoil at JC Penney following the company’s unveiling of a completely overhauled strategy. After a devastating sales year, JC Penney is announcing that they are bringing back the sales campaigns that were scrapped in an attempt to rebrand and reposition the once proud and venerable department store....
A Snapshot of our Blog in 2012 2012 was truly a year worthy of conversation. Facebook’s IPO opened the world’s eyes to a new understanding of social media, mobile technology continued to grow and captured more of our attention and our dollars, the Summer Olympic Games unfolded in London, Hurricane Sandy became the most digitally...
Marketers from the “golden age” of advertising have had their legend inflated to great heights by television’s Mad Men. But no matter how cool they were (or at least seem to us today), those executives would be green with envy at our ability to collect, measure, and react to data in the 21st century. Of...
1 2

About Junction

Junction Creative Solutions (Junction) is an award-winning strategic agency committed to creating high impact solutions for SMBs and Fortune 1000 companies. Our hybrid approach combines the intellectual capital of a business consulting firm with the creative execution of an advertising agency.

Recent Works