Clear Channel has hired Rob Atkinson to replace Adam Butterworth as sales director of its specialist six-sheet division Adshel. Atkinson joins from Ireland on Sunday, where he has been commercial director since last year.
Sony Ericsson’s range of mobile phones and accessories will now be available in Sony Centres throughout the UK. The launch will be supported by in-store promotions.
Gaming is now part of modern culture and, as if to confirm that it’s not just for geeks, Ladbrokes has laid odds on which PC game will take the coveted Christmas top spot. Robert Lester reports
Kimberly-Clark is planning a global launch of a bath and body range under its Huggies brand, and is considering bringing it to the UK. The range features 20 new products, including shampoo, nappy rash cream and a baby lotion that is applied as a liquid and dries as a powder. The bath and body range […]
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Nike pointed to direct sales increasing 28% to $4.7bn (£3.4bn) and a rise in online sales, as proof of its digital strategy is working, as it aims to be a 40% digital business by 2025.
New CMO Ben Carter has launched the online estate agency’s biggest brand campaign in five years, fronted by TV personality and comedian Mo Gilligan.
Consumer confidence has dropped due to concerns about rising tax, food and fuel prices, while the end of the furlough scheme means consumers are “slamming on the breaks” in anticipation of economic hardships.