Active Hotels, the online reservation company, has signed a deal with mobile shopping service Reporo to allow consumers to browse hotel information and make same-day hotel bookings via the Web using mobile phones or hand-held devices.
Virgin Wines marketing director Shiona McDougall has been made redundant following a management restructure. It is not known whether she has a job to go to. McDougall joined Virgin Wines when it launched four years ago. She was previously head of acquisition marketing for cable company NTL. Virgin Wines chief executive Rowan Gormley confirms McDougall’s […]
ITV has unveiled a host of programmes to celebrate 50 years as the UK’s leading commercial broadcaster, including a show called Best Ever Ads. ITV Regional and Network News has also teamed up with the Big Lottery Fund to distribute 50 awards of &£50,000 each to local community groups to mark the occasion…
Three headline – and apparently unlinked – events have happened in the world of marketing and media over the past week. The first was the not altogether unexpected defection of Trevor Beattie and Andrew McGuinness from TBWA to form a new agency; the second, the launch of a new strategic advisory arm at Saatchi & […]
The latest IPA Bellwether data anticipates particularly strong growth in main media advertising over the coming year, suggesting marketers are plotting a return to brand building.
The property company’s CMO Gary Bramall wants to unlock the positivity of moving home with a brand refresh designed to reflect his vision of a “holistic Zoopla”.
CEO Ken Murphy is “optimistic” about the future of the business, highlighting value, loyalty and online as the three areas Tesco will be focusing on in the year ahead.
Even before the rise of ecommerce, customers could reserve stock in one store at the till of another. Now the key to retail success is making it easy to access the right channel at the right time – and having a product worth buying.