Forbes uses Pickit to simplify and stay on brand

Forbes Media is a global media, branding and technology company. See how
they use Pickit to improve asset distribution and brand consistency.


About Forbes Media

Forbes Media is a global media, branding and technology company, with a focus on news and information about business, investing, technology, entrepreneurship, leadership and affluent lifestyles. The company publishes Forbes, Forbes Asia, and Forbes Europe magazines as well as


The Forbes brand today reaches more than 94 million people worldwide with its business message each month through its magazines and 37 licensed local editions around the globe,, TV, conferences, research, social and mobile platforms. Forbes Media’s brand extensions include conferences, real estate, education, financial services, and technology license agreements.


Built-in stock image banks,
fully customizable

For organizations looking to expand their asset library with licensed photos, vector graphics, audio and video from stock image providers, Pickit has optional integrations that can be switched on or off to suit their needs. Providers include Shutterstock, Getty Images, Adobe Stock and Pickit Stock.

3 ways Pickit can boost productivity at your company


Seamless Office

By giving your colleagues access to images inside Office, you’ll save them time and help them stay focused instead of hunting for content.

Collections, tags
& descriptions

By curating content in themed collections and groups, tagging images and adding descriptions, people will find things faster.

Actionable insights
& analytics

By getting access to data on downloads, inserts and image usage, you can optimize your library so people always find what they need fast.

Safeguarding compliance across channels

85% of images downloaded from the search engines are unlicensed and illegal to use. For a company like Forbes, using visual assets that are both licensed and approved by the Brand Marketing Depot. is paramount. Pickit solves this by ensuring the relevant material is always at Forbes employees' fingertips.


A better way to distribute
your brand guidelines

Tired of colleagues creating content that’s bad for your brand? Pickit enables you to distribute company-approved logos, assets and visual guidelines so it’s easy for people to stay on brand.

Pickit helps Forbes to always stay on brand

The fact that Pickit is available to Forbes employees inside PowerPoint and Word means they always know where to find the latest content, leading to a noticeable reduction in requests for content to the Marketing Dept.

The availability of a centralized image library and asset management system has also helped empower employees across departments to actively engage in evolving their visual communication and becoming ambassadors for the Forbes brand.

Consistent brands perform 23% better

Businesses with clear and consistent branding perform 23% better than those without. Pickit can help you see the same results.

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your own asset library for your department or company.

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