Having recently returned to sales growth for the first time in four years, Morrisons’ head of marketing Andy Atkinson says the supermarket’s marketing is back on track after it embarked on the biggest customer listening programme in its history.
Sainsbury’s chief executive Mike Coupe has expressed doubts to whether Aldi and Lidl can maintain their marketing leading edge on low prices.
Asda has appointed Saatchi & Saatchi as its lead advertising agency, replacing VCCP after three years as parent Walmart takes more control of the struggling UK supermarket after growing impatient following a period of poor sales.
Consumer confidence continues to lift as people respond positively to news of a rebound for the economy during the second half of the year, but new variants and inflation are still cause for concern.
By introducing brand-focused TV advertising into its marketing mix, online florist Bloom & Wild has recorded significant improvements in awareness, consideration, and even in its share of search.
The collapse of the breakaway European league was a failure to understand the needs and wants of a market.
With outdoor dining resuming in April, restaurant brands’ media, brand and purchase metrics all appear to have benefited from consumer anticipation.