It’s beautiful, it’s thin and $10 from each red iPod Nano sale ($199) will go to fight Aids in Africa. Apple is now joining a whole host of companies in Bono’s Product Red initiative launched last year at the World Economic Forum in Davos. There’ll soon be a $25 Product Red iTunes gift card as well.
This is a good thing. Gap is rolling out its Product Red line. Amex and Motorola are there. Converse. Armani. How about your company?
Read the Red Manifesto. It’s all about business model innovation. And a very simple idea from a rock singer.
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