Sara Lee desserts will return to TV after a five-year break with an eight- week campaign by Banks Hoggins O’Shea. The ads use a temptation theme and aim to build on the sense of indulgence created by eating Sara Lee desserts. TV commercials use the strapline ‘No one needs Sara Lee’. BHO planning director John Crowther says this may seem like a ‘brave line’, but adds: ‘I challenge anyone to watch the commercials and not think “I may not need it, but I definitely want it”.’Ads will run in Yorkshire and Anglia TV regions. Plans for a national roll-out are in development.
Huggies is launching a two-part strategy to appeal to a wider range of ages and increase penetration, as its owner Kimberly-Clark commits to investing in and growing its brands despite the pandemic.
We arm you with all the stats you need to prepare for the coming week and help you understand the big industry trends.
At the end of every week, I look at the key stories from this week, offering my view on what they mean for you and the industry. From the travails of the travel industry, to the challenge of maintaining momentum, it’s been a busy week. Here is my take.
Despite lockdowns easing and the threat of the pandemic receding in the UK, at least for now, 30% more marketers are planning to cut their budgets than increase them in the second half of the year.