THE EVOLVING BLOG

Marketing Produce to Gen Z
January 13, 2022

Marketing Produce to Gen Z

Generation Z is unlike any previous generation. Their economic spending power is the fastest growing across all generational cohorts, representing an estimated $143 billion in annual spending power...

'Tis the Season for Poinsettias!
December 23, 2021

'Tis the Season for Poinsettias!

At Oster and Associates, part of what we do is story telling.  We’d like to share a Christmas story with you that has been a part of the work for the agency for many years.   ‘Tis the se...

Engaging Nonprofits Will Be a Big Part of Marketing Plans
December 2, 2021

Engaging Nonprofits Will Be a Big Part of Marketing Plans

As you look around, you may notice that more businesses are centering their brands around charitable giving than ever before. No matter what industry your business serves, it can be beneficial to e...

The Importance of Community - How Businesses Can Give Back This Season
November 22, 2021

The Importance of Community - How Businesses Can Give Back This Season

With COVID-19 normalizing social distancing over the past 20 months, it has been harder to connect with local communities. Now that many Americans are vaccinated and most stores are open again, the...

Developing a Social Responsibility Program
September 29, 2021

Developing a Social Responsibility Program

What does it mean for a brand to be socially responsible? And how can your brand stand out when competitors have strong similarities in their products and social responsibility programs? These ...

Communicate or Perish
September 13, 2021

Communicate or Perish

Communication, whether it be in your personal or professional life, is of vital importance.  Having solid communication, or lack thereof, can make or break relationships or even companies.  Accordi...

Incentivizing Sales to Align with Marketing
August 25, 2021

Incentivizing Sales to Align with Marketing

Sales and Marketing, two departments which should be closely aligned but are often at odds.  So where does this lack of cohesion come from?  It can be traced to incentives and Luke Neely, an SEO an...

Create Compelling Stories About Your Produce
August 11, 2021

Create Compelling Stories About Your Produce

Create Compelling Stories About Your Produce by Focusing on Nutrition and How People Eat The most important part of marketing a product is communicating a compelling story with your target demogra...

Benefits of Hiring an Agency for the Legal Cannabis Industry
July 28, 2021

Benefits of Hiring an Agency for the Legal Cannabis Industry

The cannabis industry is a fascinating frontier for a great number of reasons. With evolving rules and regulations in states where recreational and medical marijuana is legal, cannabis companies ha...

Virtual Presentations and the Future with an Opening Economy
July 16, 2021

Virtual Presentations and the Future with an Opening Economy

Over the past year, companies were forced to begin giving presentations virtually and while doing so have shifted the way we conduct business. With this new style of presenting has come valuable le...