The news that alcohol giant AB InBev bought Camden Town Brewery caused outrage among the craft beer community. But as mega-breweries seek to find new ways to appeal to millennials, it seems that craft’s corporate future is here to stay.
Mark Ritson – academic, brand consultant and Marketing Week columnist – recently gave a talk entitled ‘Why Social Media is Mostly a Waste of Time for Marketers’. Never one to shy away from a controversial opinion, Ritson’s presentation delves deep in to the data and concludes that social is of limited use for brands. So click play […]
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A decade long agency relationship built on trust and consistency convinced Ikea to run with its 2019 Christmas campaign ‘Silence the Critics’, despite the concept floundering in pre-production tests.
Addressing three core needs – autonomy, competence and relatedness – can help bring brands closer to their consumers, says psychologist Natalie Nahai.
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Unilever promises to continue investing in “the long-term health” of its brands despite the pressure of rising commodity costs, as third quarter turnover increases 4% to €13.5bn (£11.3bn).