Sainsbury’s marketing is failing to connect with consumers if the latest brand tracking data is anything to go by.
Growing brand capability in and knowledge of digital marketing, as well as an increasingly technology-driven market, is putting digital agencies under increasing scrutiny, according to a new report.
Lidl is calling on consumers to abandon popular FMCG brands, such as Cathedral City, Ocean Spray and Monster Munch, for its ‘better quality’ own-label goods as marketing director Arnd Pickhardt calls out rivals’ marketing for a lack of differentiation.
Those questioning the updates to Heinz’s slogan and the British Rail logo miss the salience the brands will gain – but there are rules for playing with brand codes effectively.
The advertising watchdog is taking a stronger position against brands that make misleading claims about their environmental impact and has promised to “go further” to tackle the issue.
Feeling nervous is a good thing as it means marketers are striving to do their best work, while still having the confidence of their convictions, says Marks & Spencer Food marketing director Sharry Cramond.
From signing record deals to heading up marketing at global brands like Coke, Nike and Patagonia, Joy Howard has traded in the corporate world for her own company and the life of a CEO.