Leon is hoping to make its marketing ‘as pioneering as its proposition’ as it appoints Kirsty Saddler as its first ever brand and marketing director.
Co-founder Carl Pei on how the brand is taking on Apple with its high-end, low-price products and word-of-mouth marketing strategy.
After leaning on insight from a customer poll, Pret A Manger is set to launch a standalone vegetarian shop and group marketing director Mark Palmer believes more brands should crowdsource ideas from the public to ensure new launches are successful.
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.
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