CatchThis Blog / health names

Mark Skoultchi

May 4, 2009

I spoke with a reporter from the Dallas Morning News last week. He wrote a fantastic column (no longer in the archives, unfortunately) on the surge of marketing directed at combating the swine flu pandemic. There’s a quote from me about resisting the temptation to be trendy. Naming consultants above all need to be wary […]

Mark Skoultchi

July 23, 2008

Central coastal California is a heaven of fruits and vegetables in the summer. The Berkeley farmers’ markets showcase a kaleidoscope of luscious produce and a walk down the line will reveal some equally beautiful names. Many of the farm names have stories that are as organic as the vegetables, but they follow principles that are […]

Mark Skoultchi

In the fifties America was launching satellites into space and racing the Russians to the moon. High technology had come to the dinner table as well, and food branding took a cue from NASA. New food preservation technology inspired processed food products that were all about convenience and Swanson’s TV dinners were born. The sixties […]