Josh Kolm

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Articles by Josh Kolm
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Sears to sell Craftsman

Stanley Black & Decker will acquire the tool and hardware brand and expand into new channels following a $900 million deal.

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Reports of strong sales growth may be overblown

Despite optimism leading up to the holiday season, year-over-year losses hit multiple categories.

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Marketers of the Year: The candy man

How critical strategic thinking helped Dan Alvo drive local relevance for Wrigley’s brands amid global budget pressure.

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Check it out: How does Farnham get so bitter?

A new spot suggests heavy metal and rush hour traffic help give the brewery’s hops their signature taste.

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Skittles’ Holiday Pawn Shop reopens

People can once again trade in unwanted gifts, but this time they can also win candy-coated possessions from celebrities.

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The year in Canadian advertising

We compiled strategy’s most-read stories from the past 12 months to see what created the most industry buzz.

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Strategy’s favourite campaigns of the year

To hold you over until we return, our editorial team shares creative work worthy of year-end recognition.

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Johnsonville serves holiday breakfast

The sausage brand continues its social push with recipe content for the most important meal of the day.

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Bleublancrouge bolsters content strategy

The hiring of digital- and influencer-focused strategists aims to better inform work on increasingly important channels.

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Union named digital AOR for CPA Ontario

The agency wins two separate pitches to handle the body’s digital advertising and redesign its web platform.

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Grey acquires Tank

The Montreal agency will retain its name as president Marc Lanouette (pictured, right) becomes CEO of the network in Canada.

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Cadbury brings joy back to the holidays

How the brand is driving local relevance and trying to stay top of mind this December.

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What do students want from their bank?

A survey by SPC reveals how Canadians under 25 interact with financial institutions and what will keep them from switching.

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Zulu adds seven

The agency ends the year by adding a new creative team and staff focused on strategy, data and innovation.

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The List: Leo Burnett breaks down borders

How the agency expanded its assignments, leadership and influence outside of Toronto in 2016.