With the latest ‘Lidl Surprises’ campaign aiming to convince doubters of the quality of the discounter’s meat, Lidl UK’s marketing director Claire Farrant says its past success means the brand’s marketing now has to work much harder to surprise British consumers.
Discounter Lidl is stepping up efforts to position itself as a conventional UK grocer with the launch of ‘My Lidl’ – a new online loyalty community for its shoppers.
Sainsbury’s and Morrisons have rejected claims that a focus on price cuts will lessen quality perception, with both claiming that a mix of premium quality and competitive pricing is key to revival.
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The high street retailer is introducing an advertising offering for brands, spanning campaign planning, creative development and measurement, a move CMO Pete Markey describes as “central” to the Boots marketing strategy.
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