Fast-food chain KFC is rolling out the latest execution in its TV advertising campaign, featuring comic Ryan Stiles, this week. The execution is a pastiche of old-style TV ads for Impulse body spray. The commercial, devised by agency Ogilvy & Mather, which also produces the advertising for Im-pulse, features Stiles presenting his object of desire with a bumper bucket of KFC chicken rather than flowers. She then ignores him, preferring the ‘dream meal’ which comes from KFC.
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 a major investor calling Unilever’s focus on purpose “ludicrous” to the importance of time, it’s been a busy week. I’m stepping in for Russell this week, so here is my take.
After posting strong Christmas trading results this week, the UK’s major supermarkets are pledging to keep their prices low this year even in the face of dramatically rising costs, driven by inflation, higher wages and the cost of living crisis.
Tackling a long-term market decline in the UK, the Open University worked to inspire a brand new generation of distance learners.
The consumer protection brand and its digital agency delve into the challenges they face in measuring marketing outcomes and driving sustainable business growth, including benchmarking performance in unusual times and framing the language of measurement to encourage alignment with objectives.