Editorial Reviews. Review. Sellout “Brand” or just plain “Bland”? In Lovemarks, advertising giant Saatchi & Saatchi CEO Kevin Roberts delves. Lovemarks – The Future Beyond Brands. The Constancy of Human Nature We have an extraordinary opportunity to make profound new emotional connections . Lovemarks is a marketing concept that is intended to replace the idea of brands. The idea was Lovemarks: The Future Beyond Brands (Expanded ed.).

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We need to face a bunch of issues we have avoided so far. There’s a great case study about the consumer’s ownership of the lovemark: I have to admit the I didn’t get very far in this book before giving up. This is where enduring marriages and life-time love affairs belong, along with the places you really want to work, and the destinations in life that inspire and excite you.

Roberts argues vociferously, and with a ton of data to support him, that traditional branding practices have become stultified.

One of my themes is the constancy of human nature. But it’s unbearable coming from an ad exec desperately trying to prove to the reader how important the work of selling sugar water and denim is to the world. This is a good read for any business person or business owner. Jun 27, Nabeela rated it really liked it Shelves: He says now it’s time for “lovemarks,” which are products that connect to the consumer in deep emotional ways, which in my view is emotional manipulation.

It definitely is a book that is m A beautifully designed book with very interesting concepts. Like when they replaced the memorable ‘Flesh’ with the bland ‘Peach’. Using the Lovemark elements of Mystery, Sensuality, and Intimacy, Roberts delves into the secrets of success that can be used to create the ultimate shopping experience. Kevin Duncan describes the concept in more traditional marketing terms, noting that there are “two axes,” one of which runs from low to high respect, and the other which runs from low to high love.


In the current world of marketing, there are a plethora of brands that use the concept of lovemarks behind their marketing strategies.

People will always love, and Kevin Roberts realizes that having a relationship with consumers is the only way you can really make money. What’s needed are customer Love affairs.

Lovemarks: the future beyond brands (Expanded Edition)

Inspiring and a bit confusing and overwhelming at the same time. This is achieved through the trinity of mystery, sensuality, and intimacy. Winning in the Consumer Revolution Hardcoverpages. To find bigger problems to solve. If you’re interested in marketing, business, or ideas, you need to read this book. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Hasta hoy mi libro favorito. The essential difference between emotion and reason is that emotion leads to action while reason leads to conclusions.

Sensuality Along with mystery I know a Lovemark has sensuality. Put together with Love it can transform the most insignificant product into a must-have. The unchanging emotional repertoire of human beings, our shared heritage, ensures that the world of tomorrow will be basically as familiar to us as the world brandz yesterday. Intimacy is about body contact, scent, touch.

Future Beyond Brands – Kevin Roberts

Jul 15, Linah rated it liked it Bwyond Roberts argues that without emotional ties to consumers, companies are often here today, gone tomorrow. This is a great book if you are interested in discovering the power of branding and ffuture and how companies build brand loyalty amongst their customer base. To ask other readers questions about Lovemarksplease sign up. No trivia or quizzes yet. Coke listened and took the new formula off the market. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.


By keeping the emotional juice of brands that must never change, and dumping all those formulas and processes. And what do they tell us?

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They were panicking, and individual people were buying a thousand dollars worth of real Coke before it ran out. How do we wake lovemaarks

Future Beyond Brands The Constancy of Human Nature We have an extraordinary opportunity to make profound new emotional connections with customers. Lovearks there were some interesting ideas in there. It was written by the Devil, ha ha. Great ideas, like humor, come from the corners of the mind, out on the edge.

The signposts about community, loyalty and relationships fit right here. Formulas can’t deal with human emotio Notes: Thanks for telling us about the problem.

Cover of the first edition. When everybody tries to beat differentiation in the same way, nobody gets anywhere.

At the end of the advertisement, they start begging for pardon from each other, and the Cerveza Quilmes ‘ slogan is shown: