Our Creative Programmatic event is coming up on 2 March and our sister brand, Econsultancy, caught up with two of the speakers at the event, O2’s Head of Digital Excellence, Nick Adams, and TUI’s Head of Media, Sammy Austin. Between them they discussed some of the biggest emerging trends and challenges in programmatic, and offered their opinions and advice on where creativity fits within this channel.
As the latest figures from the Direct Marketing Association reveal email marketing is becoming more important than ever, the industry is turning to new technology such as programmatic to ensure that email is as personalised and relevant to consumers as the rest of the marketing mix.
Both brand and agency experts debate how programmatic approaches in the advertising space might unlock creative opportunities and what future doors that might open. Is creativity in the programmatic sphere the next Holy Grail for an industry set on connecting with the right consumer at the right place and time?
This month’s GfK research signals more pessimism and unease in the crucial run-up to Christmas.
Coca-Cola says revenue per innovation is already increasing as it focuses its efforts on fewer brands.
Covid might have forced Premier Inn to rip up the rulebook, but now it’s going back to its heritage and key assets to take its brand “to the next level”.
Unilever is streamling innovation and investing in its brands as it looks to navigate the next period of Covid-19.