Apple Announces Latest Product: The Apple Card

On Monday, Apple announced its very own credit card, The Apple Card. Built into the Apple Pay wallet app, this physical credit card will not only be available worldwide but will provide its customers with 2% cash back when used through the app and 1% cash back when used through the card. Hosted in the Steve Jobs Theatre, Apple held its promotional event that included guest … Continue reading Apple Announces Latest Product: The Apple Card

SHE SHOOTS, SHE SCORES: FAIR WAGES AND AN OLYMPIC MEDAL

Article by Marie Bardelli – EsPResso Staff Writer They almost missed the shot. After announcing a boycott of the 2017 Women’s World Championships, the USA women’s hockey team’s appearance at the championships and Olympics was left at the mercy of USA Hockey, the official governing body for ice hockey in the United States. The team’s boycott stemmed from the fight for fair wages and equitable … Continue reading SHE SHOOTS, SHE SCORES: FAIR WAGES AND AN OLYMPIC MEDAL

HOME DEPOT GIVES BACK TO NATION’S VETERANS

Article by Sarah Lynch – EsPResso Staff Writer With the conclusion of its seventh annual Celebration of Service Campaign, Home Depot has once again distinguished its dedication to serving veterans. From September 7 to Veteran’s Day, members of Team Depot, the company’s volunteer initiative, step “out of the aisles and into their communities” to give back to America’s heroes. Since its inception in 2011, the … Continue reading HOME DEPOT GIVES BACK TO NATION’S VETERANS

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST’S PR CAMPAIGN BRINGS BOX OFFICE SUCCESS

Article by Sarah Pickett | esPResso Staff Writer The live action remake of the classic Disney tale, Beauty and the Beast, drew a large audience when it hit theaters on March 17. It is no surprise that the movie was a huge box office success, bringing in $174.75 million just on opening night. Much of the success of the movie is due to the massive … Continue reading BEAUTY AND THE BEAST’S PR CAMPAIGN BRINGS BOX OFFICE SUCCESS

Spring Into the Season With Starbucks’ New Cup Design

Article by Kerri-Ann Seredinsky | esPResso Committee Member Starbucks never fails to ring in the holiday season with their red winter-themed cups every year. But who says the holiday season ends with the arrival of spring? This month your beloved coffee company is offering a new holiday cup to spring into the upcoming season. The “Spring” Cup is available at your local store starting on March … Continue reading Spring Into the Season With Starbucks’ New Cup Design

Poughkeepsie Gets Bern-ed at Political Rally

Article by Taylor Romano | esPResso Staff Writer  | U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders goes the extra mile while speaking at last Tuesday’s rally in Poughkeepsie, NY. Sanders and his campaign staff flourished when executing a rally in just two days. Marcus Molinaro, Dutchess County Executive, reached out to candidates on Sunday, April 10 and Sanders quickly responded. With the venue, the James J. … Continue reading Poughkeepsie Gets Bern-ed at Political Rally

The Bunny’s Been Busy: Cadbury Easter Campaign

Article by Christina Crasto | esPResso Staff Writer The second largest confectionary brand in the world, renowned for its chocolate crème eggs and dairy milk chocolate, drew inspiration from the Loch Ness monster to create a new campaign this Easter season. Cadbury launched its Easter campaign titled “Bunny’s been busy” at the beginning of March by placing three eggs, each the height of a double … Continue reading The Bunny’s Been Busy: Cadbury Easter Campaign