My team and I are up to our armpits in marketing plans for the next financial year. Regular readers will know that I work for an international business to business (B2B) brand, with a big focus in the UK, and one of my challenges is matching the ‘product push’ from my international colleagues with the ‘market pull’ from my UK general managers.
HTC has said improvements to marketing and a reinvigorated focus on mid-tier smartphones will help its return to profit in 2014.
Unilever’s controversial Marmite ad spurred a 14 per cent increase in sales last year providing a bright spot amid stagnant revenue from the group’s wider food business.
The mobile network’s CEO explains why marketers have never had a better opportunity to make themselves indispensable and warns of the dangers of perfect data.
The combination of the nostalgia-tinged ‘Holidays Are Coming’ and its “heart-warming” ‘The Letter’ ad combined to make Coca-Cola the most effective advertiser in a year when brands found a number of ways to create effective marketing despite the pandemic.
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