Wanadoo is understood to have appointed Dare to its &£10m digital marketing account following a pitch against Agency Republic, Profero and TBWA/GGT. Incumbent iTraffic, now part of Agency.com, did not repitch.
Ellie Norman has stepped down from the role ahead of taking on a new challenge.
Boots’ CMO Pete Markey believes marketers must create a narrative around marketing to help demystify it to other functions, which helps finance “want to get it”, says CFO Michael Snape.
Iceland has promoted former head of customer and marketing, Caspar Nelson, to the resurrected marketing director position.
Hotel Chocolat has grown revenues by 40% in the first half of its financial year, with its digital strategy, subscription offer and loyalty scheme driving customer acquisition in all markets.