is a landmark work that explains what the world's most successful companies do differently, integrating all five of the senses -- touch, taste, smell, sight, and sound. The book will transform the way marketers approach the entire concept of branding."
-- Charlie Bell, CEO & Chairman, McDonald's Corporation
"Martin Lindstrom, one of branding's most original thinkers, reveals how to break out of the two-dimensional rut of sight and sound, and connect emotionally with all five senses. His book provides data and insights that will surprise even the most savvy brand watcher."
-- Robert A. Eckert, CEO & Chairman, Mattel, Inc.
"Martin Lindstrom has a talent for big ideas. In BRAND sense, he brings new ideas to life using real examples from leading companies around the world. BRAND sense introduces new dimensions to the art and science of brand management."
-- Alex Hungate, Chief Marketing Officer, Reuters Group
"Creative, insightful, compelling. It will help you cut through the mass of commercial clutter and develop a powerful brand."
-- Torben Ballegaard Sorensen, CEO, Bang & Olufsen Worldwide
"BRAND sense breaks new ground with an insightful view of how marketing to all five senses can transform the way you build your brands."
-- Andre Lacroix, CEO & Chairman, EuroDisney
"It contains a treasury of ideas for bringing new life to your brands."
-- Philip Kotler, from the Foreword
--This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
About the Author
is a New York Times
and Wall Street Journal
bestselling author, the CEO and Chairman of the Lindstrom company and the Chairman of Buyology, Inc. (New York) and BRAND Sense agency (London). In 2009, he was recognised by Time
magazine as one of the world's most influential people. Lindstrom is an advisor to Fortune 100 companies including the McDonald’s Corporation, Nestlé, American Express, Microsoft Corporation, The Walt Disney Company and GlaxoSmithKline.
Lindstrom speaks to a global audience of close to a million people every year. He has been featured in Wall Street Journal
, The Economist
, New York Times
, and The Washington Post
and featured on NBC's Today
show, ABC News, CNN, CBS, Bloomberg, FOX, Discovery and BBC. His book, BRAND sense
, was acclaimed by the Wall Street Journal
as one of the five best marketing books ever published.
His more recent book Buyology
was voted "pick of the year" by USA Today
and reached 10 out of the top 10 best-seller lists in the U.S. and worldwide during 2008 and 2009. His five books on branding have been translated into more than thirty languages and published in more than 60 countries worldwide. Visit MartinLindstrom.com to learn more.Philip Kotler
is the S.C. Johnson & Son Distinguished Professor of International Marketing at the Northwestern University Kellogg Graduate School of Management in Chicago. He is hailed by Management Centre Europe as "the world's foremost expert on the strategic practice of marketing." Dr. Kotler is currently one of Kotler Marketing Group's several consultants.
He is known to many as the author of what is widely recognized as the most authoritative textbook on marketing: Marketing Management
, now in its 13th edition. He has also authored or co-authored dozens of leading books on marketing: Principles of Marketing; Marketing Models; Strategic Marketing for Non-Profit Organizations; The New Competition; High Visibility; Social Marketing; Marketing Places; Marketing for Congregations; Marketing for Hospitality and Tourism;
and The Marketing of Nations.
Dr. Kotler presents continuing seminars on leading marketing concepts and developments to companies and organizations in the U.S., Europe and Asia. He participates in KMG client projects and has consulted to many major U.S. and foreign companies--including IBM, Michelin, Bank of America, Merck, General Electric, Honeywell, and Motorola--in the areas of marketing strategy and planning, marketing organization, and international marketing.