7 Reasons I like Starbucks

Those who know me know that for a long time I wasn’t a fan of Starbucks. Actually, that was a bit of an understatement because I hated their fracking guts. I hated the overpriced and unremarkable coffee, the pompous nomenclature of sizes and drinks, and the...

The World’s Loneliest Store

Most retailers want to put their stores in a location likely to attract shoppers — not Prada, those cheeky devils. Prada has taken a rogue step and erected a shop outside of Marfa, Texas on a desolate stretch of Highway 90. The store, which is really truly located in...

Snapple Brand Re-Design

Snapple’s old logo and their new one Snapple, that old deli-shelf standby of non-soda, has unleashed a new brand identity to a pretty dismal reaction from the design community. The new identity takes the original premise of Snapple as a quirky and unpretentious...