Brands are focusing too much of their time and effort on getting early adopters and celebrities to engage with and share their video content when they should be concentrating on the “second wave” of influencers who have the power to make or break a campaign, according to new research.
Virgin is uniting all its UK businesses under one loyalty programme for the first time as it looks to boost engagement with its customers and give them a reason to pick Virgin over its competitors.
With many British businesses still assessing the impact of the UK’s decision to leave the European Union, Malcolm Walker, the chief executive of high street stalwart Iceland, believes things will settle down and says the decision “isn’t the end of the world” for retailers.
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