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Kraft brands seeking global growth with new Heinz merger

Kraft brands such as Kraft Macaroni & Cheese, Jell-O and Kool-Aid may be household names across the Atlantic, but so far no attempts have been made to push the brands across the globe. However, that could be about to change after yesterday’s merger deal between Kraft Foods Group and H.J. Heinz to form The Kraft Heinz company, now the fifth largest food and beverage firm in the world.

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Influencers, consultancies and the recruitment crisis: The key topics of conversation at Cannes Lions

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Cannes Lions 2018: Marketers turned out in force to advertising’s biggest annual event. But away from the usual talk of purpose and creativity, some big issues such as the recruitment crisis, how advertising responds to the #MeToo movement and cleaning up the influencer marketing space were discussed.