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# brand - Friday 26 January, 2018

'We nearly called the police': French shoppers go nuts (sorry) over discounted Nutella
# Le Frenzy
# Le Frenzy

'We nearly called the police': French shoppers go nuts (sorry) over discounted Nutella

Jan 26th 2018, 8:49 AM 28,618 Views 31 Comments

A French supermarket chain discounted it by 70%.

# brand - Saturday 22 April, 2017

Ivanka Trump has been absolutely raking it in since her father became president
# Marking Her Territory
# Marking Her Territory

Ivanka Trump has been absolutely raking it in since her father became president

Apr 22nd 2017, 8:00 AM 40,037 Views 52 Comments

Despite no longer managing her brand, Trump’s businesses have been filing trademarks left, right, and centre, notably in China.

# brand - Saturday 28 May, 2016

Happy Pear twins talk working on three hours sleep, no days off and those Jedward comparisons
# A Busy Pair
# A Busy Pair

Happy Pear twins talk working on three hours sleep, no days off and those Jedward comparisons

May 28th 2016, 8:30 PM 51,716 Views 54 Comments

The Greystones twins start their days at 5am and share nearly everything they do online.

# brand - Monday 1 February, 2016

Take a break and say goodbye to this childhood classic...
# Crispy Pancakes
# Crispy Pancakes

Take a break and say goodbye to this childhood classic...

Feb 1st 2016, 11:59 AM 32,148 Views 25 Comments

… don’t worry though. They’ll be coming back under a different name.

# brand - Sunday 19 July, 2015

A lingerie company stopped retouching ads - and its sales soared
# Aerie
# Aerie

A lingerie company stopped retouching ads - and its sales soared

Jul 19th 2015, 3:00 PM 74,445 Views 74 Comments

Best of all, its customers keep talking about how much they love the move.

# brand - Monday 15 June, 2015

Mr Tayto's evil twin has been spotted in Malta...
# Doppelganger
From The Daily Edge
# Doppelganger

Mr Tayto's evil twin has been spotted in Malta...

Jun 15th 2015, 6:10 PM 10,833 Views 9 Comments

Meet Mr Riley. He’s been expecting you.

# brand - Sunday 17 May, 2015

This man changed careers for a business that gives 100% of its profits to charity
# One Water
# One Water

This man changed careers for a business that gives 100% of its profits to charity

May 17th 2015, 8:00 PM 18,194 Views 11 Comments

Tom O’Toole is bringing the One Difference brand to Ireland.

# brand - Thursday 19 March, 2015

Watch out Apple! Google is teaming up with this luxury timepiece maker
# Oh So Fancy
# Oh So Fancy

Watch out Apple! Google is teaming up with this luxury timepiece maker

Mar 19th 2015, 3:13 PM 11,907 Views 6 Comments

Tag Heuer announced it would create a luxury smartwatch with Google and Intel and release it this year

# brand - Friday 12 December, 2014

Major US chain sparks outrage by joking about 'Serial' murder on Twitter
# Brand
From The Daily Edge
# Brand

Major US chain sparks outrage by joking about 'Serial' murder on Twitter

Dec 12th 2014, 7:53 AM 2,066 Views 0 Comments

AKA how not to be a brand on social media.

# brand - Monday 8 December, 2014

Russell Brand just tweeted a journalist's number to his 8.7 million followers
# Russell Brand
From The Daily Edge
# Russell Brand

Russell Brand just tweeted a journalist's number to his 8.7 million followers

Dec 8th 2014, 4:16 PM 4,283 Views 4 Comments

Oh. Oh dear.

# brand - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

Russell Brand calls reporter "a snide" after he is asked how much his home is worth
# Russell Brand
From The Daily Edge
# Russell Brand

Russell Brand calls reporter "a snide" after he is asked how much his home is worth

Dec 2nd 2014, 1:45 PM 3,221 Views 4 Comments

“You’re a snide.”

# brand - Friday 10 October, 2014

Amazon plans to move from clicks to bricks by opening first physical store
# Bricks-and-mortar
# Bricks-and-mortar

Amazon plans to move from clicks to bricks by opening first physical store

Oct 10th 2014, 9:27 AM 6,573 Views 6 Comments

The company’s first physical store is expected to be opened in New York by the end of the year.

# brand - Sunday 23 March, 2014

Poll: Should chocolate brands be allowed sponsor sports organisations?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should chocolate brands be allowed sponsor sports organisations?

Mar 23rd 2014, 9:14 AM 11,371 Views 61 Comments

A new Cadbury’s limited edition Moro bar will include the message: ‘Boost your passion for the GAA’

# brand - Monday 2 December, 2013

The Sun hits back at Russell Brand rant, labelling him 'the biggest hypocrite in Britain'
# Booky Wook
From The Daily Edge
# Booky Wook

The Sun hits back at Russell Brand rant, labelling him 'the biggest hypocrite in Britain'

Dec 2nd 2013, 9:21 AM 4,485 Views 1 Comment

The comedian compared Rupert Murdoch to Hitler and plans to sue the paper.

# brand - Sunday 4 August, 2013

Meet the small Indian recycler in trademark war with Gap
# Mind The Gap
# Mind The Gap

Meet the small Indian recycler in trademark war with Gap

Aug 4th 2013, 8:45 AM 9,732 Views 21 Comments

Green the Gap has three stores in India and sells home decor and accessories made out of waste. Gap has asked them to change their brand.

# brand - Friday 12 July, 2013

10.4 million cigarettes worth €4.6m seized at Dublin Port
# Revenue
# Revenue

10.4 million cigarettes worth €4.6m seized at Dublin Port

Jul 12th 2013, 4:21 PM 3,677 Views 16 Comments

The cigarettes were found in a 40-foot container that arrived from Rotterdam by ferry.

# brand - Friday 21 December, 2012

EU cracks down on tobacco branding
# Tobacco
# Tobacco

EU cracks down on tobacco branding

Dec 21st 2012, 10:13 AM 4,525 Views 48 Comments

Banning flavoured cigarettes and images of rotting lungs are all part of the plan.

# brand - Saturday 6 October, 2012

The 10 most-liked Facebook brand posts in September
# Like
# Like

The 10 most-liked Facebook brand posts in September

Oct 6th 2012, 12:00 PM 14,237 Views 6 Comments

What international brands’ updates got hundreds of thousands of likes last month, and why?

# brand - Monday 2 July, 2012

The 9 at 9: Monday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Monday

Jul 2nd 2012, 8:28 AM 6,616 Views 2 Comments

Nine things to know this morning…

# brand - Monday 7 May, 2012

Column: This is a unique island – and it’s time we regained our pride
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: This is a unique island – and it’s time we regained our pride

May 7th 2012, 7:30 PM 73 Views 199 Comments

Ireland has a heritage that is the envy of the world, writes Jillian Godsil. We should remember that when building our future.

# brand - Sunday 22 April, 2012

6 female brand spokespeople who show age is just a number
# Never Too Old
# Never Too Old

6 female brand spokespeople who show age is just a number

Apr 22nd 2012, 10:30 AM 6,836 Views 3 Comments

Legendary women who can still promote a product.

# brand - Tuesday 8 November, 2011

C&C drinks company acquires number two US cider brand
# Cider
# Cider

C&C drinks company acquires number two US cider brand

Nov 8th 2011, 2:43 PM 985 Views 3 Comments

The company also owns Magners and Bulmers Cider – and acquired Tennants lager for €205.2 million 2009. Today, it announced it had bought Hornsby’s cider.

# brand - Wednesday 12 October, 2011

Anglo Irish Bank... in the shredder
# Office Politics
# Office Politics

Anglo Irish Bank... in the shredder

Oct 12th 2011, 12:34 PM 2,176 Views 25 Comments

Bank staff are asked to get rid of all signs of the old name from their office space.

# brand - Wednesday 11 August, 2010

Murdoch set to take the 'Sky' out of 'Skype'
# Rupert Murdoch
# Rupert Murdoch

Murdoch set to take the 'Sky' out of 'Skype'

Aug 11th 2010, 12:57 PM 135 Views 0 Comments

The media Baron is suing Skype for trademark infringement.