Brands are increasingly turning their sights to Africa as the next source of fast growth, but what are the challenges of launching on the continent, and how can marketers reach such a diverse range of consumers?
MTV says that by allowing YouTube stars to curate the show and through experimenting with Instagram and Snapchat, the European Music Awards is giving sponsors such as Activision’s Guitar Hero more exposure among millennials than ever before.
MTV International is rebranding, changing its slogan from ‘I Want My MTV” to “I Am My MTV” as it introduces a raft of new features allowing social media influencers and fans to create short-form content that regularly appears on its television channels.
The EasyJet CEO advises marketers to think carefully about what innovation really means to both their customers and their business, as well as consider how they can use digital transformation to create a personalised experience.
Retailers including John Lewis, Ryman, Debenhams, Iceland and New Look have signed up to the scheme, which is supported by charity RetailTRUST and designed to improve long-term financial management and therefore employee wellbeing.