From creating fragrances at her kitchen table to starting her second brand from scratch, fragrance entrepreneur Jo Malone believes the best companies put consumers at the creative heart of everything they do.
Physical stores are being transformed as virtual reality and real-time data enable retailers to offer immersive experiences and adjust the shopping environment.
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From Tesco and KFC to Weetabix and Moonpig, the Marketing Week team chooses the second set of eight campaigns that make up our best of 2021.
In the latest episode of Marketing Week’s podcast series, the Marketing Week Masters Team of the Year discuss the value of specialisms, grassroots talent and going all in to achieve their transformation agenda.
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Tesco says the closed-loop platform, which has been launched in partnership with Dunnhumby, will help brands and agencies better understand changing consumer needs and deliver more relevant campaigns.