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.
The tribunal ruling that two male creatives were unfairly made redundant, which is set to be appealed, should not deter us from realising the benefits of gender equality – for both men and women.
From starting out at the dawn of digital, to learning about Latin America’s emotional business culture, Stephan Croix, who has worked at O2, Sony, Pizza Hut and Starwood, believes a constant search for innovation has led to the perfect role at electric scooter brand Dott.
Domino’s CEO Dominic Paul has praised the brand’s restructured marketing team for driving sales growth over the first half of the year, as profit after tax reached £41.3m.
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