Tag Archives: Unilever

Dotcoms, Unicorns, Business Valuation and Dollar Shave Club

Yesterday Unilever announced the intended purchase of Dollar Shave Club, an online razor and related men’s items merchant, for $1B. A few years ago I wrote about the hype surrounding this company. I would like to say that I am … Continue reading

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Men are not buffoons, or maybe they are?

In 2010 I named Dove for Men the oxymoron ad of the Super Bowl. I just don’t get the idea that you can take a brand (Dove) that has spent a fortune positioning itself as a women’s beauty product and … Continue reading

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