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Apple bumps Coca-Cola to become world's top brand

The iPhone maker becomes the first company to knock Coca-Cola from atop Interbrand's study of the value of corporate brands. Google claims second place, as IBM and Intel slip.<p>For the first time in its 13-year history, Interbrand has a new leader of its annual study of the most valuable brand names: …


Blocked in China, Twitter still courts Chinese firms for ads | Reuters

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Despite being blocked in China, Twitter (TWTR.N) is courting Chinese companies to buy advertising space on its service used by more than 300 million people elsewhere in the world.<p>The Twitter logo is shown at its corporate headquarters in San Francisco, California April 28, …


Target Recruits Bloggers For ‘A Fit for Every Body’ Swim Campaign

Target's newest swimwear campaign uses the tagline "A Fit For Every Body," and instead of models, Target is once again partnering with bloggers for a video and photoshoot. For this digital campaign, Nashelly Messina of Fabulatina, Nikki Minton of My Style Diaries, Sarah Boyd of Simply Stylist, and …


Exec Who Created Ronald McDonald Says McDonald’s Can Figure Out All-Day Breakfast

After years of teasing customers with the possibility of all-day breakfast, McDonald’s has finally begun small-scale testing of the concept in …

Too Busy to Network? Make Time With These 15 Tips |

People are key to a company's success, and that means taking the time to network and build relationships. But with such limited time, how can entrepreneurs manage to keep existing contacts close and meet new people--and still get work done?<p>It is possible, and it boils down to developing some …


11 Sneaky Ways to Use Adhesive Hooks

They're great for so much more than hanging your keys by the door.<p>These organizing super stars are great for so much more than hanging your keys by the door. This piece originally appeared on