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brand new

Completely new and unused. The word "brand" here comes from Old English for fire or flame; thus, something that is brand new is likened to that which is forged in—and fresh out of—fire. I bought Jim a brand-new computer for his birthday. That car is brand new, so be extra careful when you drive it.
See also: brand, new

(brand) spanking new

mod. completely new; brand new. Look at that brand spanking new car!
See also: brand, new, spanking

cigarette with no name

and no brand cigarette and no name cigarette
n. a marijuana cigarette. (Drugs.) You got one of them cigarettes with no name? Bud’s been smoking no name cigarettes again.
See also: cigarette, name, no

no brand cigarette

See also: brand, cigarette, no

off-brand cigarette

n. a marijuana cigarette. (Drugs.) Shorty smokes nothing but those off-brand cigarettes.
See also: cigarette
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Sooner or later on most brand marketing projects I am asked this question: How do we build support for the brand marketing process?
With similar results to that of 2001, 69 percent of animal producers perceive animal health brands to be relatively "all the same.
Each easy-to-navigate brand profile walks you through the various phases' spending in four critical areas of product management:
HotJobs polled its online users--people who go to the web site to look for jobs--about the importance of brand when deciding whether to work for a company.
In farm tractors, John Deere continues its significant category lead by more than a three-to-one margin over other brands.
Once upon a time it was assumed that a brand resided primarily within a trademark or a logo, a graphic representation of accumulated goodwill among a company's customer base.
First, as mentioned before, corporate brands are diluted when products that are not a natural fit under the corporate umbrella are offered to the market.
As part of the your brand check-up, also take a close look at who is keeping the brand fire alive and burning.
In the early 1990s, aversion to store brands and private labels began to diminish.
He helps clients manage the impact such trends have on brands.
A number of trends affect the way organisations manage both their brands and reputations.