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Discussion in 'Business Fundamentals' started by J & B Lawncare, Dec 14, 2005.

  1. J & B Lawncare

    J & B Lawncare Member
    Messages: 88

    I was wondering if anyone does anything like this? Mounting a toy or replica of a plow truck on the work trucks and leaving it there year round. I can remember many years back a tractor lover mounting a International tractor to his hood as a ornament. As a branding tool this worked. His truck was just a truck no fancy tires, paint or do dads.

    J & B lawn care
  2. Jpocket

    Jpocket Senior Member
    Messages: 302

    i know what your talking about, but I don't see how this would relate to creating an image for you business "branding" elaborate.
  3. tiedeman

    tiedeman Junior Member
    Messages: 20

    Branding is basically doing multiple things to make your business remembered or to just get your name out there.
  4. makplow

    makplow Senior Member
    Messages: 242

    I sub contracted fencing from a fence contractor. He bought a brand new FORD 12 ft. flat bed truck. Had the doors lettered professionaly. Then he made side boards for it, and painted them this bright blue. It didn`t match the truck at all. UGLEY!!! I asked why he painted them that color, and he told me so people take notice. He`s doing real well with his buisness, so who am I to argue.:nod: