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Poll: Bring Woolworth’s Back; Don’t forget Marshall Field’s, Bonwit Teller, Peck & Peck

September 3rd, 2007 · No Comments

BrandlandUSA’s first polling contest is over. In our poll, we asked readers the simple question. “What department store do you miss most?” Our readers top pick for a store to bring back? F. W. Woolworth, America’s legendary five and dime. We assume it’s probably because we’ve been writing about the tragedy of former parent company […]

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Cadbury Brings Back Wispa; Lesson for Macy’s and Marshall Field’s

September 1st, 2007 · 1 Comment

The British candy bar Wispa is back. It was a result of an online campaign by fans, all led by the very notable Alan Simonds website called bringitback.ecclesweb.co.uk. Even Iggy Pop got into the campaign, allowing a banner unfurling at a concert. Quoting the Writers/Authors Snacking at Work cyberpunk site, the Wispa bar was so […]

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