A row seems to have erupted between The Guardian and retailer WH Smith over the newspaper’s launch in Berliner format next Monday. The retailer has criticised Guardian Newspapers’ handling of the launch and with less than a week to go, a source close to the situation says that a lack of information over the delivery […]
Coca-Cola’s chief marketing officer Chuck Fruit has left his job just months after his role was reduced. It is understood that he does not have a job to go to.
Wickes commercial director Jeremy Bird has been promoted to group marketing director at the DIY retailer’s new owner, Travis Perkins.
The makers of hit BBC2 show The Apprentice are looking to tie-up with manufacturers to produce games based on the programme, which stars business entrepreneur Sir Alan Sugar.
Whether through ill-judgement or years spent developing the right business model, the major music companies are only now launching digital download sites. But is their move too late in a market dominated by retail brands and the likes of Apple
Broadcasters and electronics companies are gearing up for the British launch of HDTV. They will have their work cut out making sure there is enough content and that prices are pitched to the mass market – but the looming DVD format war won’t h
SCi Entertainment, the video games publisher that merged with rival Eidos in June, has appointed chief marketer Dave Clark as marketing director of the enlarged company, following a restructure of the marketing team.
One of BT’s most senior marketers, Simon Ingman, is leaving the company after 15 years. It is not known if he has another job to go to.
The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has banned a controversial Barclays Bank television ad after it received 293 complaints.
The Co-op is testing a new brand identity across a number of its different businesses in a move aimed at unifying them under one name. The trial will be supported by an advertising campaign.
A major coalition of charities is launching this week with the aim of pushing global warming up the political agenda under the slogan Stop Climate Chaos. The group aims to make the campaign as high-profile as Make Poverty History.
Three former Carat executives are set to launch a start-up media buying and planning agency under the name the7stars, with a proposition that aims to challenge the large networks.