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.
At the Festival of Marketing, the audience heard how the long-form properties of podcasting drove Transport for London to make podcast sponsorship a vital part of the communications strategy for its ‘#TogetherAgainstHate’ campaign
Brand extensions and DTC goals are distractions from real innovation and meaningful growth, argues Helen Edwards.
Burger King parent company Restaurant Brands International is cutting discount coupons out of its strategy and reinvesting in digital loyalty programmes and media.
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