Nov 21, 2012 The Swedish furniture maker Ikea increasingly relies on CGI -- computer-generated imagery -- to "make" the items in its catalog. It's enough to raise the question of whether computer graphics could ever replace people in the fashion photography business.
Oct 29, 2012 MAD Magazine editor-in-chief John Ficarra reflects on 60 years of parodying advertising.
Oct 24, 2012 From "Assurance" to "Esurance" to "preventistry," companies and marketers are increasingly creating new words to describe their businesses and what they offer.
Oct 11, 2012 Plus size clothing for women -- namely, size 14 and up -- is no longer just the domain of budget American clothing. Some of the most prestigious European houses, including Balenciaga and Oscar de la Renta are getting into the business.
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Oct 8, 2012 Red Bull, the energy drink, sponsors Felix Baumgartner's record-breaking skydive attempt. And the risks are real for everyone.
Sep 27, 2012 A new study finds African-Americans aged 12-20 are exposed to more alcohol advertising than American young people in general
Sep 24, 2012 The decision is a hit to revenue. But other alternative weeklies are surviving without adult classifieds.
Sep 14, 2012 Topshop, the London retailer, is offering something new at this year's spring 2013 fashion show. Consumers can buy items the models are wearing on the Topshop web site during the live-streamed show.
Sep 14, 2012 Car makers have produced special edition models before. Now Chrysler and fashion designer John Varvato team up to add some extra attitude to a model that already has street cred.