Guinness is the first brand to launch a 60-second ad on Instagram in the UK and Ireland as it seeks to take a ‘social first’ approach for its marketing and reach Instagram’s “discerning audience”.
There is huge momentum behind Instagram as a marketing platform but to ensure its longevity the site must do a better job of educating brands
Television advertising is showing incredible resilience amid the rise of digital and mobile advertising, helping total ad spend to break the £20bn milestone in 2016.
Consumer confidence remains at record lows as hope fades of quick economic bounceback.
From M&S cutting marketing spend by a third to KFC’s new campaign and changes to how news brands report audiences, catch up on all this week’s biggest marketing news.
At the end of every week, I look at the key stories, offering my view on what they mean for you and the industry. From the fair way to determine success, to reallocating budgets, it’s been another busy week. All prompted news and analysis on Marketing Week. Here is my take.
The coronavirus pandemic has forced KFC’s marketing to become sharper and more focused than ever, says UK & Ireland marketing director Jack Hinchliffe.