Richard Carufel

Richard Carufel
Richard Carufel is editor of Bulldog Reporter and the Daily ’Dog, one of the web’s leading sources of PR and marketing communications news and opinions. He has been reporting on the PR and communications industry for over 12 years, and has interviewed hundreds of journalists and PR industry leaders. Reach him at richardc@bulldogreporter.com; @BulldogReporter
5 actions restaurant owners can take now to get their brand equity back

5 actions restaurant owners can take now to get their brand equity back

New data from market researchers at Ibis World mentions three frightening figures: 191,511 fast food restaurant businesses in the U.S. in 2020 experienced -3.9 percent growth and 0.6 percent annualized growth from 2015 to 2020. To add fuel to the fire, many consumers...

Only 1 in 5 CEOs report satisfaction with their strategies in 2020

Only 1 in 5 CEOs report satisfaction with their strategies in 2020

The COVID crisis made 2020 the year of the strategy pivot, and newly released independent survey research commissioned by (X), an enterprise strategy execution and communication consultancy formed by partners (W)right On Communications and Excelerate, shows how...

ICYMI: Bulldog’s Top 10 most popular posts in November

ICYMI: Bulldog’s Top 10 most popular posts in November

November was another busy and terrific month for Bulldog content, with a wide-ranging variety of posts raking up big traffic. Topics included media monitoring, PR crisis, earned media, engagement channels, PR career success, content creation, media databases, and how...

Why Amazon leads in brand intimacy during COVID

Why Amazon leads in brand intimacy during COVID

Which retail brands are making the right emotional connections with consumers during COVID? The newly released Brand Intimacy COVID Study from marketing intimacy agency MBLM reveals that the retail industry ranks third out of the 10 industries. Amazon remains as the...

Retailers are racing to achieve faster data-driven insights

Retailers are racing to achieve faster data-driven insights

Since the pandemic started, 87 percent of retail organizations in the U.S. have been under pressure to make data-driven decisions faster. New research from analytics database Exasol quantifies how retailers are heightening data-driven decision-making cycles to meet...