The Ad Age Group

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2013

    Starbucks CEO The Subject Of A Comic Book

    Spider-Man, Superman, they may have superpowers but do they have a worldwide empire and an army of baristas they built up from a local Seattle coffee shop called Starbucks? Howard Schultz did, became a billionaire and the subject of many a business school case study, and now he's also a comic book h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2011

    American, Mexican Beermakers Fight Over Mexican Livers in the United States

    ​It's no big secret that beer companies have long targeted Latinos in the United States to drink their swill, going as far as to turning an obscure Mexican holiday into the Cinco de Drink bacchanal we celebrate every May 5. Beer-company logos now decorate everything from booth banners at Mexican I ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2011

    Soy-Based Food Products Dropping in Popularity

    ​I have green-type friends and acquaintances who long ago abandoned soy milk and most soy-based products, calling it the "new" corn in that the product is now EVERYWHERE. They switched over to coconut milk, almond-based foods--anything but soy.Those radicals, of course, are a mega-minority in the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2011

    Lunchables Making a Comeback

    Flickr user Like_the_Grand_Canyon​Were you a Lunchables kid? I think some of my Sunkist Elementary classmates shared some with me one, and I didn't particularly care for it. In fact, I thought that the class prepackaged lunch for kiddies had gone the way of coonskin caps, replaced by federally fun ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2010

    Chris Brogan, Social Media Marketing Guru, Speaks in OC Tonight--Live and Online

    ​The expert Fortune 100 and 500 companies turn to when they want to find out about the future of business communications and social software technologies speaks in Orange County this evening.Business community networking group Linked Orange County presents "1 Night with Chris Brogan" from 7-9:30 t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 18, 2007

    Yo Gabba Gabba contract -officially- renewed

    Feature writer Shawn Smith has the latest on the psychedelic kiddie show scene: The gamble paid off. Yo Gabba Gabba creators Christian Jacobs and Scott Schultz (our cover boys a few weeks back) got the news they’ve been waiting for. Yo Gabba Gabba, the frenetically fun kids show with the dancing ... More >>

  • Columns

    February 24, 2005
  • News

    December 4, 2003

    You Cant Beat Their Meat

    Upset about Carls Jr.s ads? Youre so old! And female!

  • Music

    April 4, 2002

    VH1 Says Were Hip!

    Which means Orange County must be finished