Brands need to replace the outdated concept of CSR with a social purpose that is intrinsically linked to their core objectives.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.
The government is considering banning junk food promotions and ‘guilt’ aisles, but it appears a ban on junk food ads is not part of the plan to tackle obesity.
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 high street woes to behaviour change, it’s been a busy week. Here is my take.
From Virgin Money’s shift to music sponsorships to Carlsberg and TUI’s ‘welcome back’ marketing campaigns, we’ve rounded up the biggest marketing stories from this week.
Marketers and their agencies still struggle against business realities when trying to push the sustainability agenda, especially now survival is many businesses’ priority.