Hamley’s, the toy retailer, is searching for a direct marketing agency to help it target consumers more effectively.
In last week’s Marketing Week, David Benady examined the role of strong design in successful branding (Daring to beÂDifferent, December 2). I couldn’t agree more that strong visual identities are at the very heart of almost every truly successful brand, and that central to successful, focused design is a clear and unambiguous brief against which […]
The tsunami that devastated Asian coastlines on Boxing Day has forced travel companies and tourist boards to rethink their marketing. The Thailand Tourist Board has delayed an outdoor campaign, due to begin this week, until at least the end of the month. Cathay Pacific has pulled a 16-page full-colour tabloid, partly focusing on Asia and […]
Staff at the Yellow Submarine really have lost the plot this time. Either that or the motivational speakers they hired recently (MW November 25, 2004) left some “motivational substances” behind. How else to explain this photo? The Diary is assured it depicts Tony Aiello, creative director of the agency, “living the brand”. To these eyes, […]
At the end of every week I look at the key stories, offering my view on what they mean for you and the industry. From the value of gut instinct to evidence that narrow targeting does not work in B2B, it’s been a busy week. Here is my take.
From the FA unveiling a new look Three Lions to Gousto going on a hiring spree after proving marketing’s value and British Airways unveiling its recovery plan, here are some of this week’s biggest marketing stories.
The last 12 months have seen significant changes in consumer behaviour due to the pressures of Covid-19. Here are some of the most important for marketers.
As the airline launches its first TV campaign in two years, the brand says reinforcing consumer trust will be key to ensuring people choose British Airways for their first post-pandemic flight.