More than Meets the Eye: Cultural Brands

I have been completely fascinated by the Kraft-Cadbury acquisition. When I first heard about this months ago, it struck me as a bit strange. Why would Kraft want Cadbury? They already have their own candy properties. But Kraft wanted Cadbury. BAD. So badly, that they sold off their frozen pizza assets. (And yes, I realize ...

The Power of Ideas, the MLK edition

Today is Martin Luther King Jr. Day.  I love today.  I love that we as a nation take time out to remember an incredible human being, someone who believed that an idea can be simple, yet incredibly powerful. Ideas are funny things.  They are amorphous. They are hard to capture.  But when you put the ...