It is human nature for brands to seek to expand in order to grow. Going back centuries, the single mine-owner, seamstress and merchant each expanded into second and third premises – and before long, overseas.
Google’s Enhanced Campaigns will be fully implemented on 22 July, but the majority of brand-side marketers are still unsure how the update – the most fundamental change to paid search advertising in years – will impact their online media strategies.
Waitrose is stepping up its multi-channel offering with the launch of automated temperature-controlled lockers for customers to collect the shopping they order online in locations where the supermarket does not have a store.
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 P&G’s advice to prioritise business outcomes to why memories matter more than clicks, it’s been a busy week. Here is my take.
Mitchells & Butlers has just refreshed three of its core brands – O’Neill’s, Ember Inns and Sizzling Pubs – to help retain the younger consumers it attracted during the pandemic.
The “quintessentially British” partnership has come to an end after 86 years, with Robinsons saying it is now focusing on “broadening its summertime reach”.
The marketers behind two highly effective Marmite and Aldi ads explain what it takes to build a creatively effective campaign.