Monthly Archives: March 2014

The Question Is Not Whether Our Ideas Are Crazy…

Think outside the box because the ideas that make a difference have to be dramatically different from our current way of thinking. Advertisements

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Birchbox – Can It Make It At Retail?

In May 2014, Birchbox will open its first store in New York’s hip SoHo district. With 800,000 subscribers paying $10 a month to receive a pink Birchbox filled with samples of cosmetic products, the founders of Birchbox, Hayley Barna and Katia … Continue reading

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Quiznos Files for Bankruptcy – Nothing Surprising

I learned about the Quiznos bankruptcy from Lucien Harrington, who is the Managing Director FutureBrand Hong Kong. While I am sad to see a restaurant that I frequently went to in the past, there is nothing surprising about this bankruptcy … Continue reading

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Take A Chance!

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First Fully Knitted Soccer Shoe – Impressive Innovation But Is It For You?

On March 17th, Adidas will launch the first ever fully knitted soccer shoe, known as Samba Primeknit, sown from a single piece of yarn that’s treated for water resistance.  The shoe is lightweight and highly flexible. From an innovation perspective, … Continue reading

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