Sho Chandra from Bloomberg Markets reports American factories powered up in June at the fastest pace in nearly three years, with robust advances in production, orders and employment that indicate a firming in the economy, data from the Institute for Supply Management showed Monday.
Two highlights in the report say the Factory Index Rose to 57.8, the highest since August 2014 and Measure of production grew, while employment climbed to the second level since 2011.
June 1, 2017….Jeff Cox from CNBC reports bigger than expected growth in new jobs for May, well above expectations and well above Aprils 174K newly added jobs.
Job creation surged in May thanks to a jump in construction positions and a boom in professional and business services, according to a report Thursday from ADP and Moody’s Analytics.
What’s in a Buck? A thousand opportunities to make a sale and create a loyal customer for life!
Here’s the latest Billups video – a short story about the power of OOH – and just in time for New Orleans.
The Booth Is Back Baby!
The Multicultural 360 Retail show was back again in 2016 in beautiful sunny San Diego. The whirlwind 3 day show attracted thousands of veteran Multicultural marketing experts, food and beverage manufacturers, distributors, ad agency directors from all over the US speak and sponsor exhibits at this one of a kind industry trade show!
The trade show floor was a football field’s worth of space and exhibits spanning the entire convention space at the San Diego Bay Front Hilton. This dynamic trade show gave us a crystal ball into the future marketing trends for the burgeoning Multicultural Consumer lifestyle whereas marketers we can target this audience while at work, shopping, eating and playing.
If you work at a Construction Site or Factory in Houston, San Antonio, Dallas, Austin, Phoenix and Portland you most likely sampled the newest Brisk Ice Tea flavors to hit the streets!
Brisk®, the iced tea brand known for its bold flavors, is taking inspiration from South America by introducing a new product line, Brisk Mate (pronounced mah-tay), a smooth energizing iced tea, with the Brisk flavor fans know and love, blended with South American Yerba Mate. Brisk Mate is available in 16-oz. cans in three bold flavors: Mango, Dragonfruit and Cherry.
A few years back, MetroPCS Communications reached an agreement to merge with T-Mobile USA, Inc., a deal that would help the competing provider become more competitive with the other national carriers!
Trimex Outdoor, the Nation’s leader in Lunch Truck Advertising has been working with T-Mobile USA for almost a decade and continues to grow and morph with their change in marketing strategies. The new merger has split the two former competitive brands into an all in one mega wireless service.
Conventional marketing wisdom tells us “go where your audience is.” That is exactly what Trimex Outdoor, Inc. “The Nation’s one and only Multicultural Lunch Truck Advertising Network” did this August at the Multicultural Retail 360 held at the Anaheim Marriott near Disneyland.
If you work at a Factory or Construction Site in Los Angeles, Phoenix, Dallas or Houston you most likely sampled, bought and enjoyed Clamato! The 3-Month Advertising and Sampling promotion took place on over 400 Lunch Trucks operating in the above US Markets.
Prior to the promotion, Clamato was only being sold off of a few Lunch Trucks. Trimex Outdoor sold Clamato into 30 Commissaries which is where the Lunch Truck Drivers shop for the items they sell on their Trucks. The end result was an 800% increase in Clamato sales!