Category Archives: Blog

Feeding the hungry – holiday food drive results

Did you know? One in 10 Utahans live in poverty 20% of Utah children are at risk for going hungry For the holidays this year, Alexander’s teamed up with the Utah Food Bank to provide food and cash contributions to people in need throughout the state. Our company sponsored food drive raised a total of…
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Thanks to Central Utah Clinic for the food drive support

The Central Utah Clinic has thrown its support behind Alexander's to help feed the hungry this holiday season. From now till Dec. 21, Alexander’s is hosting a holiday food drive to help those in need, and the Central Utah Clinic has joined the effort, making a donation of its own and encouraging its patients to…
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Social Media Bootcamp: Today’s digital marketing toolkit

Following the success of Alexander's Academy in September, Alexander's is presenting a follow-up presentation, this time at FranklinCovey in Salt Lake City. The presentation, Social Media Bootcamp: Today's digital marketing toolkit, will be presented in the Hyrum Smith Auditorium at FranklinCovey by Alexander's Vice President of Marketing and Public Relations, Pete Codella. The presentation slides…
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Alexander’s holiday food drive

Alexander’s is teaming up with the Utah Food Bank and you this holiday season to provide support to those in need throughout the state. Join the cause to help raise money and food from now until December 21, 2012 and Alexander’s will match donations up to a combined total of $2,000. We’re inviting our friends…
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Health reform and its impact on U.S. franchise owners

Next week, just two days following the election, Alexander's will host a Utah Franchise Business Network (FBN) event. The featured speaker is Rich McKeown, President and CEO of Leavitt Partners. Rich will discuss what health reform will look like post-election, the changes likely to be required of franchise business owners, and the potential costs. There…
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Top 5 digital printing myths

Digital print has come a long way, but when speaking with clients, I often find there are still some misconceptions about it. Here are the top five myths, as expressed to me, about digital printing. 5 Digital Printing Myths 1. Quality — Digital print is NOT a color copy. It is a press print. At Alexander’s…
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Custom gift boxes for FranklinCovey

We love a good challenge. Recently, one of our clients, FranklinCovey, asked us for some gift box ideas. FranklinCovey includes one of our sales and marketing consultants as member of its internal marketing team to draw upon his expertise, outside viewpoint and creativity. The photos below show what we were able to put together for…
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Alexander’s Academy

Last month marked our first Alexander’s Academy workshop: Managing and finding success with today’s digital marketing toolkit. About 45 people joined us for a 90-minute tour of today’s top social media and online marketing tools. The master class was led by Alexander’s vice president of marketing and public relations, Pete Codella. It covered topics including:…
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Social shout-out giveaway

We're entering our second month of our Kindle Fire giveaway to one of our social friends. To enter, all you have to do is: Post a comment on this blog Retweet something we publish on Twitter Post on our Facebook wall We look forward to hearing from you in October.
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Franchises and business networking

For the past several years, Alexander's has organized the International Franchise Association’s Franchise Business Network (FBN) meetings in Utah. Last Tuesday we held another successful meeting. Dan Martin, CEO of IFX Online, came from San Diego to speak on the topic, “The New Franchise ROI." All who were in attendance walked away with many new…
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