Britvic Soft Drinks has appointed Jonathan Gatward as brand controller for Robinsons. He joins from Rank Hovis McDougall, where he was head of marketing for Sharwood’s in the Centura Foods division.
Founded by two former Unilever marketers, Smol is gaining ground on its global FMCG rivals with a DTC model focused on being eco-friendly, convenient and value for money.
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Speaking at the Festival of Marketing, Lego’s marketing director Mark Blackburn said most brands will be able to identify “significant barriers” to true customer centricity.
The Covid crisis has flattened corporate hierarchies and bridged the generation gap between marketers with decades’ worth of experience and those just starting out, according to customer director Martin George.