New data shows ad campaigns that generate social buzz, as well as a popular TV ad, are performing well with consumers this festive season.
Black Friday 2014 was a PR nightmare. The media coverage, despite many brands achieving record one day sales figures, defined by scenes of angry Brits brawling in the pursuit of budget televisions. Yet fast forward 12 months and things feel very different.
Tesco and Asda are moving away from launching one big Christmas ad in favour of running a number of videos, as they look to celebrate customers’ ‘Christmas moments’.
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On course to hit revenues of $1bn in 2021, used car startup Cazoo has developed a formula for fast-paced growth, mixing the right talent and a fixation on customer experience with a commitment to brand building.
As the Mirror revamps its brand for the first time in eight years, director of insight and brand strategy Andrew Tenzer explains why adding strategy to his remit was a “natural evolution” of his role.
Procter & Gamble promises to maintain its investment in “brands that are winning” following the departure of CEO David Taylor, who credits innovation and superior brand communications for driving a 7% boost to net sales.