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Living the Total Experience (TX)

Each positive experience creates an emotional bond that strengthens the brand identity in people’s minds and hearts. Experience and branding are intrinsically intertwined. Every interaction with an employee, user or customer is an opportunity to reinforce and bring the brand promise to life. It is through these coherent, genuine and meaningful experiences that we build […]


A Powerful Gift for 2024

Unveiling a Gift of Insight: Your Exclusive Pre-Christmas Preview! TOTEM Future. Dear Beloved Totemites, ‘Tis the season of giving, and at TOTEM, we are happy to present to our loyal audience of Totemites a pre-Christmas gift of extraordinary value, a carefully curated document brimming with insights into the trends and knowledge anticipated for the year […]


The Power of a Global Rebranding

In the dynamic landscape of real estate investment trusts (REITs), Vukile has emerged as a top player in South Africa and Spain, being one of the Top REITs in South Africa, consistently showcasing leadership and commitment to excellence. Vukile holds a portfolio of property of 52 assets (36 in SA and 16 in Spain), amounted […]


Evolving the Customer Journey, improving the Brand Experience

The physical space, which was often considered dispensable with the advent of the Internet and online sales, has been strengthened by the pandemic. More than ever we have seen the vital need that every human being has to interact with others in the physical world. While digitalization has opened up a new landscape, it is […]


Lagoh, Best European Development

Lagoh, the largest leisure and shopping center in Seville is also the most awarded. Once again we are very proud and happy to share that one of TOTEM Branding’s outstanding projects, Lagoh, in Seville, has received another important award: at the European Design & Development Awards, the prize for the best new European development of […]


The Power of Omnichannel

Did you know that companies with omnichannel customer engagement strategies retain on average 89% of their customers? This is compared to a 33% customer retention rate for companies with weak omnichannel strategies. The number of companies investing in the omnichannel experience has jumped from 20% to more than 80% since 2012. And Branding is an […]


Business Superheros

“If you think you are too small to make a difference, you haven’t spent the night with a mosquito.” African proverb. SMEs represent about 90% of all businesses globally and by some estimates, make up roughly 70% of employment and global GDP. Small and medium businessmen are not businessmen, they are heroes. Carrying out their […]


A new Sun has been born in Paraguay

Leading brands do not predict the future, they create it. Leading brands don’t adapt to change, they generate it. That’s how we feel and think at @TOTEM Branding. And when we are fortunate enough to collaborate with leading brands, we add our experience to create the future and generate positive changes. Is it possible to […]


The best Brand for achieving your Dreams

Do we really give dreams the importance they deserve? Do we get the rest our body and brain need? Today, Friday, March 17, we celebrate World Sleep Day, with the aim of raising awareness of the importance of getting a good night’s sleep. And besides sleeping well, dreaming well, because dreams are a great motivation […]


Happy 10th Anniversary, Viva!

Viva Centros Comerciales celebrates 10 years contributing to the development and transformation of the shopping center industry in Colombia. And we want to celebrate and share it. Viva, from Grupo Éxito, is the brand of the largest shopping center chain in Colombia; and Grupo Éxito is the largest and best-selling retailer in Colombia. For our […]