Marks Spencer

M&S bids to be ‘trusted’ bank

Russell Parsons

Marks & Spencer has unveiled details of a major expansion of its financial services business as it looks use its “trusted brand” to create an “alternative choice” to the UK’s high street banking giants still suffering from perception problems in the wake of the financial crisis.

Mind the gap in the free sample method

Marketing Week

The article ‘Offering a bit more than a free sample’ ( highlighted some of the data from our research project: Building Brilliant Sampling Campaigns, which uncovers what consumers value in the live environment and what encourages them to sample more and purchase. The real opportunity for marketers is in plugging the gap between sample and […]