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 […]
Beats by Dre’s EVP of marketing Omar Johnson says he is hoping to give rugby global appeal and help it expand into wider popular culture with the launch of a campaign focused on the Rugby World Cup.
Dunelm’s marketing lead on hoping to alter customer perceptions around the breadth of its range through focusing on what the company already has rather than reinventing the wheel.
Five former CMOs with lots of experience across a multitude of sectors and brands share their budgeting horror stories and the lessons they’ve learnt along the way.
At the end of every week, we look at the key stories, offering our view on what they mean for you and the industry. From the need to shout about what a career in marketing could offer to the next steps for Pret’s subscription offer, it’s been a busy week. Here is my take.
ITV CEO Carolyn McCall has blamed a “stagnant” UK economy in a warning about the broadcaster’s advertising forecast.