Carlsberg is accelerating plans to redirect its marketing budget to social media content and away from traditional channels such as TV after declaring its ability to prove the effectiveness of content marketing is closer to becoming a reality.
Twitter’s revenue more than doubled in 2013 as the slew of products it launched for marketers led to a surge in advertising income in the final quarter of the year but concerns over its profitability are likely to grow as losses widened and user growth slowed.
At the Festival of Marketing, the audience heard how the long-form properties of podcasting drove Transport for London to make podcast sponsorship a vital part of the communications strategy for its ‘#TogetherAgainstHate’ campaign
Brand extensions and DTC goals are distractions from real innovation and meaningful growth, argues Helen Edwards.
Burger King parent company Restaurant Brands International is cutting discount coupons out of its strategy and reinvesting in digital loyalty programmes and media.
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