Theme line or Tag line? What’s the difference?

Theme line or Tag line? What’s the difference?

The Difference. Theme line or Tag line. Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 23 March 2017 Theme line vs tag line A tag line is not a brand theme line Don’t confuse an advertising tag line with a brand theme line. They serve different purposes. A tag line is a...
Sears and Macy’s. Going Out of Business.

Sears and Macy’s. Going Out of Business.

Sears and Macy’s. Already dead. Sears and Macy’s. Going Out of Business. Are Sears and Macy’s in the throes of a death struggle? The problem with Sears and Macy’s won’t be solved with store consolidation, liquidation or closures. And the problem is...
Rebranding elements to grow market share

Rebranding elements to grow market share

The Intricate parts of a rebrand Rebranding elements to grow market share Rebranding elements go far beyond just the logo and color palette. The new brand identity needs to reside in everything you do, say or imply. Stealing Share creates and manages all of those...
Home2 Suites by Hilton is the worst

Home2 Suites by Hilton is the worst

Can I say RAT Hole? Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 5 October 2016 Home2 Suites by Hilton is the worst I am a Hilton Diamond member. This puts me into elite status as a customer of their brands. It also means I travel so much on business during the year that...
AB InBev as a parent brand for its beers

AB InBev as a parent brand for its beers

AB InBev as a parent brand for its beers Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 28 September 2016 Should AB InBev invest in its name? AB InBev, the global brewery that owns many of the world’s most famous beer brands, has decided that it will keep that name even...
The wasted dollars of product naming

The wasted dollars of product naming

The wasted dollars of product naming Stop the craziness Product naming is important. Brands should hold every business to a high standard of eliminating wasteful spending. For example, few industries are worse at spending money on foolish efforts than medical devices....
Political party brands today

Political party brands today

Political party brands today Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 2 February 2016 The problem with the political party brands of today Brand reveals a great deal about those that embrace it. We know that the most powerful brands in the world are those that...
Rebranding automobiles – The Automobile Market

Rebranding automobiles – The Automobile Market

MARKET STUDY Rebranding Automobiles – A look at the automotive market. “To gain preference in the automobile market, automakers have to get out of their own way and ask themselves the difficult questions.” Its time for manufacturers to...
Brand names and brand naming are important

Brand names and brand naming are important

The importance of naming Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 10 April 2015 Brand names and brand naming are important  Brand names to increase preference Often as not, rebranding involves new brand names. This is because most existing brand names arise...
Top Branding Companies. Stealing Share is it.

Top Branding Companies. Stealing Share is it.

Top Brand Companies Top Branding Companies. Stealing Share is it. A list of the world’s top branding companies must always include Stealing Share It might seem like hubris to tell you that Stealing Share is one of the world’s top branding companies but we...
The success of Saturday Night Live

The success of Saturday Night Live

The success of Saturday Night Live Tom Dougherty, CEO – Stealing Share 16 February 2015 Saturday Night Live’s structure is king There’s not many TV brands that last 40 years, so the celebration of Saturday Night Live’s anniversary last night was just that....
Choosing a Branding Company

Choosing a Branding Company

Choosing a branding company What to consider when choosing a branding company  When choosing a branding company, there’s a few things to remember. Branding companies promise to completely understand what your brand means. In the most basic sense, a branding...