Brand Purpose

Everything marketers need to know about brand purpose.

M&S CEO’s five point plan to revive the brand

New Marks & Spencer boss Steve Rowe used his first formal set of results to lay out a five point strategy that he hopes will revive the brand by appealing to ‘Mrs M&S’ but also to those customers that shop infrequently at its stores.

Lord Browne, former CEO of BP, on the importance of social purpose over CSR


How does social purpose differ from CSR? Social purpose has to be relevant to the company’s core business. All companies have to think about how to engage radically with society. This means engaging with stakeholders on their agenda and adapting your business strategy accordingly. The strategy should not just think about the supply chain or sourcing; it also […]