Lego had “its best year ever” in 2015 with global sales growing by 19%, as the toy company’s push to reach 100 million children worldwide and up its sustainability efforts paid off.
Consumers increasingly want organisations to demonstrate a purpose beyond profit and prove a business commitment to making the world a better place, but it requires more than a snappy slogan, with brands needing to set out their objectives and prove they are in it for the long term.
As Under Armour grows its wearables and sports hardware business it expects to turn the heads of the likes of Apple, with North America’s second biggest sports brand predicting a $10bn valuation by 2020.
Marketers, like sportspeople, must focus on the ‘hard yards’ that make the moments of glory possible.
A LinkedIn takeover helped TikTok persuade marketers the social media app could become their new home for performance marketing.
Marketing Week is proud to name Tesco’s George Rivers as one of our inaugural Future Marketing Leaders, sponsored by Digitas.
Having ended its retail exclusivity deal with Boots, Mark Hill Hair has appointed its first ever marketing director to steer the brand into a new era.