P&G’s ‘Have You Tried This Yet?’ campaign comes to life
CINCINNATI Procter & Gamble is showcasing products that meet consumers’ everyday needs with its newest initiative.
With more consumers concerned over the cost of household products, P&G created the "Have You Tried This Yet?" campaign, which will reach consumers nationwide with handouts, product samples and even a P&G BrandSaver coupon booklet. Such P&G brands as Bounty and Olay will be featured in the campaign.
"At P&G, we are committed to responding to our consumers’ needs and providing straightforward solutions for everyday issues," said Nataraj Iyer, associate marketing director at P&G U.S. operations. Fifty-one percent of women said they feel overwhelmed when shopping for family essentials. "’The Have You Tried This Yet?’ initiative offers many of P&G’s most innovative products, which can help moms conveniently meet their daily needs, as well as those of their families," Iyer said.
Consumers spend about $73 for Halloween items, survey finds
NEW YORK More than two-thirds of consumers are planning to spend an average of $73 for Halloween, according to the October American Express Spending and Saving Tracker.
While 68% of consumers planned to spend about $73 on Halloween items, 65% of consumers surveyed said most of the spending would go to candy and decorations, followed by Halloween costumes (30%), activities (20%) and attending or hosting a Halloween party (14%).
The American Express survey also found that 1-in-4 consumers ranked Halloween as the No. 1 nongift-giving holiday they spend on, which may be a good sign for retailers this fall.
‘Stick It’ with Matador beef jerky
MINONG, Wis. Jack Link’s Matador beef jerky is beefing up its marketing with its new Stick It campaign.
With momentum and awareness continuing to build for the brand, Matador’s new campaign invites even more meat stick lovers to experience the bold and spicy flavor of Matador snack sticks for themselves, with the belief that once they try Matador they’ll never go back.
Matador recently launched its newest beef jerky product, the flamin’ hot stick, which now is available at stores nationwide.
"Within one year, Matador beef jerky introduced three stick flavors and four jerky flavors, and expanded our distribution nationwide," said Mark Catlin, director of marketing for Matador beef jerky. "And in less than two short years, Matador has already earned its place as one of the top national meat snack brands."