HSBC has announced that it is in talks to acquire a majority stake in Iraq-based Dar Es Salaam Investment Bank.
JC Decaux, the outdoor advertising company, has restructured its national sales team into two separate divisions – agency planning and trading. The two departments will be overseen by national sales director Jamie Lindsay. David Lambert has become director of agency planning and Daemon Brown has been promoted to director of trading.
Former T-Mobile marketing chief Sandy Munro has joined easyMobile to spearhead a heavyweight marketing campaign aimed at establishing the virtual network as a major player in the UK mobile market. EasyMobile, the no-frills service which sells SIM cards over the internet, is said to have attracted only a few thousand customers since its launch two […]
McDonald’s is seeking a new head of marketing following the promotion of Laurie Morgan to vice-president of marketing for the UK earlier this year. The fast-food chain promoted Morgan after a three-month search for someone to replace John Hawkes, who retired at the start of the year. Morgan joined the chain last July. The head […]
As Aviva kicks off a high profile brand relaunch and repositioning, group brand reputation director Raj Kumar sees a brighter future for both the company and its customer base.
Coca-Cola has revamped Coca-Cola and Diet Coke packs to bring them in line with the refreshed Coca-Cola Zero Sugar design, a continuation of its ‘One Brand’ strategy, which it describes as “integral” to its marketing approach.
M&S wants to show consumers how far it goes to ensure food is sourced ethically and responsibly, with its latest campaign based on insights gleaned from social media.
The retailer is launching Anyday, its “most affordable” own brand range of 2,400 products designed to undercut existing collections and attract a broader range of money conscious consumers.