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Dec 21, 2016
Years of cost-cutting have limited spending on new products and advertising, its CEO says
Boxes of Cheerios ceral, made by General Mills. 
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Brands would like you to know they are also into "Pokemon Go"

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We've rounded up some of the best and worst examples of social media branding attempts.
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Ralph Lauren wants its brand back

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A luxury retailer solds its clothes and accessories in too many discount department stores
Models walk the runway wearing Ralph Lauren Fall 2016 during New York Fashion Week.
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The merch tells the mood

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Constrained or confident? Campaign T-shirts and onsies can say a lot about that.

Procter & Gamble shaves off a few brands

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Procter & Gamble says it's getting rid of as many as 100 more brands.

EnergyStar keeps consumer trust, despite bumps

Jul 21, 2014
If Whirlpool pulls out, it's leaving behind a trusted brand.

Target asks shoppers to please leave guns at home

Jul 2, 2014
Companies are increasingly taking stands on a host of hot-potato issues.
Members of the group Open Carry Texas shop at Target with their rifles in tow.
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