Marketers consistently overestimate how much of their budget they will spend on social media as they struggle to integrate it with the rest of their strategy or prove ROI.
Reckitt Benckiser has big plans for 2017, including new product ranges and campaigns from its Durex and Scholl brands, a shift to zero-based budgeting and adapting to the new pressures of the retail environment.
New Marks & Spencer boss Steve Rowe used his first formal set of results to lay out a five point strategy that he hopes will revive the brand by appealing to ‘Mrs M&S’ but also to those customers that shop infrequently at its stores.
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Brands planning for an uncertain future need to find the right balance between online and offline if they want to retain consumer confidence and trust.
Marketing Week reveals the top 10 FMCG marketers, part of our Top 100 Most Effective Marketers, sponsored by Salesforce.
With a new brand identity rolling out nationwide and a tie-up with Clubcard Plus already underway, Tesco Mobile CMO Rachel Swift believes bringing the business closer to the wider Tesco family is a savvy way to standout.