The ad industry is looking to tighten its rules around children in advertising by creating an automatic ban on sexual portrayal of under-18s or those who appear to be under 18.
As advocacy groups in the US call for further regulation of advertising on the YouTube Kids app, marketers in the UK can learn some lessons in creating clear advertising to avoid similar controversy according to legal expert Dan Smith.
Young people should be given the opportunity to understand marketing, says McDonald’s marketing manager for families, Marie Emery
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Speaking at the Festival of Marketing, Lego’s marketing director Mark Blackburn said most brands will be able to identify “significant barriers” to true customer centricity.
The Covid crisis has flattened corporate hierarchies and bridged the generation gap between marketers with decades’ worth of experience and those just starting out, according to customer director Martin George.
Sports Direct’s brand health is at a low point after the pandemic, but CMO Beckie Stanion has a plan to turn around brand perceptions with large scale campaigns and a focus on sports accessibility.