Brands need to replace the outdated concept of CSR with a social purpose that is intrinsically linked to their core objectives.
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 […]
Influencers are turning the world of content on its head, matching their authentic voice and strong social following with brand expertise to create a truly compelling message. Ahead of Marketing Week’s panel at Cannes Lions next week we look at what the future of influencer marketing holds.
Procter & Gamble promises to maintain its investment in “brands that are winning” following the departure of CEO David Taylor, who credits innovation and superior brand communications for driving a 7% boost to net sales.
At the end of every week we look at the key stories, offering our view on what they mean for you and the industry. From helping employees avoid burnout to Diageo hailing marketing a “big driver” of the company’s performance, it’s been a busy week. I’m stepping in for Russell this week, so here is my take.
From Diageo’s focus on marketing effectiveness paying off to EasyGroup adding yet more brands to its stable, catch up on this week’s biggest marketing news.
Machine learning technology will power a revolution in advertising targeting and measurement that will allow brands to reach audiences while respecting privacy.