KSTP Reports on Como Flamingos   |   June 28, 2011

Minneapolis has its “Minne” creature in its lakes….now St. Paul has pink flamingos in its parks.
Como Friends is launching a campaign with the plastic birds to draw attention to the
Como Zoo’s Community Night on July 11th.

Marketing Campaign by The M Group: A Pack of Pink   |   
The M Group Sunset Affair Marketing

A flock of plastic flamingos has landed in Mears Park and we know why. Como Zoo and Conservatory is launching an invitational and awareness campaign to its 10th annual summer fundraiser gala, Travelers Sunset Affair: South American Soirée, July 21, and a Community Night, July 11.

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Marketing Agency Sends Message on Wings of Flamingos   |   June 27, 2011
Flamingos in Mears Park

SAINT PAUL, MINN., June 27, 2011 – The M Group and Como Friends, the non-profit partner of Como Park Zoo and Conservatory, are launching a guerilla campaign led by a flock of artificial garden flamingos that will appear in Saint Paul parks starting June 28.

The campaign, featuring the plastic flamingos, will also record the flamingos’ travels through the downtown parks in a blog found at

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Digital Marketing is Changing   |   June 6, 2011
The M Group Marketing Strategy Digital

This year’s Mashable Connect conference just concluded at Walt Disney World, and we liked what the keynote speaker, Havas and Euro RCSG CEO David Jones, had to say about the changes in the marketing industry brought on by the sea change of digital tools. He identified five specific trends that all point to one thing: the digital revolution is every bit as tidal shifting as the Industrial Revolution was in the 18th century.

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The New Digital Wallet: Mobile Phones as E-Commerce Solutions   |   May 3, 2011
The M Group App Development eCommerce

Mobile e-commerce will soon be more integrated into our everyday lives. The development of a new technology called Near Field Communications (NFC) could revolutionize mobile purchasing. The NFC chips, embedded in mobile devices, will turn smartphones and tablets into wallets to make purchasing as easy as a wave of the hand.

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Interactive Marketing: Extreme Couponing & Digital Clippings   |   April 15, 2011
The M Group Social Media Plan Coupon

When was the last time you bought something you didn’t need….just because you had a coupon for it? Did you clip that coupon out of the newspaper, print it off your computer or just redeem it online?

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