Archive for January, 2008

Delocate Starbucks…?

Not only are the major coffee houses revenues dropping; not only are they getting slammed for unlabeled sweetened coffe...

January 25, 2008

Not only are the major coffee houses revenues dropping; not only are they getting slammed for unlabeled sweetened coffee (surely the nanny state has gone mad); but now they’ve being out manoevred by people-power:

Delocator is a groovy little editable google-maps mash up that enables you to find an independent coffee-shop and avoid the great retail empires…Of course where these guys get their coffee is a whole other can of worms…    

Techno-addiction: the survey

My good friend Prof. Nada Kakabadse wowed LIFT last year with her qualitative expose of techno-addic...

Starbucks must rebuild its brand integrity

Starbucks has looked shaky of late, as competition caught up with its 'coffee as social institution'...

The semantic organisation

I've talked for years on and off about the issues surrounding intangibles valuation...and have gener...

Lies, damn lies, and animation…

The Medinge Group have pointed me to this gorgeous webcast presentation on the REAL state of global ...

Thoughts for the day: New Year’s irresolution

09.32  New year's day.  Bleary-eyed again.  The social ritual begins...speculating over breakfast...