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Haig organizes these “failures” into ten types which include classic failures about the Biggest Branding Mistakes of All Time. Front Cover. Matt Haig. Brand Failures: The Truth About the Biggest Branding Mistakes of All Time [ Matt Haig] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This book is a. Brand Failures: The Truth About the Biggest Branding Mistakes of All Time [ Matt Haig] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. What do.

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Brand Failures: The Truth about the Biggest Branding Mistakes of All Time by Matt Haig

Jan 19, Phil Fox rated it liked it. Let me leave you with one particular product which was a major failure in India. In some ways, “Brand Failures” is a failure because the quick overview approach leaves a lot of questions unanswered and aspects unexplored. But to their surprise, the product failed. Brand Failures explores the brands that have set sail with the help of multi-million dollar advertising campaigns only to sink without a trace.

Brand Failures: The Truth about the 100 Biggest Branding Mistakes of All Time

Alongando a Marca David Taylor Limited preview. Examine yaig the world’s most spectacular brand disasters, including Enron, Pan Am, smokeless cigarettes and Bic underwear, and learn valuable lessons to ensure a healthy existence for your brand. Cashback will be credited as Amazon Pay balance within 10 days. Trivia About Brand Failures: Nov 17, Hriday rated it it was amazing. Reviews The Financial Times An entertaining and useful read. Failuree how terms and conditions apply. A must-buy for marketers.


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A tour failutes this fascinating hall of failure will alert you to potential dangers and show you how to ensure a long, healthy life for your brand. Of those who did buy the product, there were even branf cases of people mistakenly eating it, and getting very ill as a result.

This packaging included a picture of a baby boy on the label. From failurfs brand mistakes made by successful blue-chip companies to some lesser know but hilarious bomb-shells, it reveals what went wrong in every case and provides a valuable checklist of lessons learnt for each.

Brand Failures takes a riveting look at how such disasters Visit our Help Pages. Haig has a concise, but casual enough style that means you don’t need technical business savvy to get this. The Financial Times Read all reviews.

Brand Failures

Hence, while people in blind taste tastes may have preferred New Coke to classic coke and Pepsi, when the actual product was rolled out, people acted poorly: Clairol’s “Touch of Yoghurt” shampoo Launched inClairol’s yoghurt-based shampoo failed to attract customers largely because nobody liked the idea of washing their hair with yoghurt. What helps a brand succeed — or makes it fail?

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PR failures; Chapter – My library Help Advanced Book Search. What’s more, many of those cases presented here can hardly be described as ‘blunders’ and the failyres explanations given to justify the characterisation could equally well go the I found little of much interest or importance in this book. All readers, especially upper-division undergraduate and graduate business students, researchers, and practitioners. If you are in the field of marketing this one failurws the good book to read. Matt Haig does a good job of briefly discussing the reason why a particular brand, particularly an old and venerated brand may fail.


My library Help Advanced Book Search. Nov 01, Rob rated it it was ok Shelves: Faioures out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of It’s not just smaller, lesser-known companies that have launched dud brands.

Some of these “mistakes” were simply ideas that failed due to unforeseeable circumstances and nothing more. More recently he has carried out mobile marketing consultancy for several companies and has researched and written extensively on the subject. Matt Haig’s new book is a goldmine of helpful how-not-to advice which you ignore at your own peril.

Brand Failures takes a riveting look at how such disasters occur. Read it, enjoy it, learn from it. Other editions – View all Brand Failures: However, failurez of the cases “examined” are only analysed within a couple of sentences while others extend to several pages and as such offer very little insight.