Having a brand purpose is all very well, but if consumers are going to be believe it is genuine brands must communicate the values internally first.
Some 60% of brands are missing the opportunity to truly engage consumers by failing to measure the impact on society of their purpose campaigns.
Heineken’s new purpose-driven ad might express all the right values, but marketers must remember if you don’t use your budget to create sales, you’ve failed.
Tesco is hoping a “fun and festive” approach to its Christmas marketing can boost sales despite economic and political uncertainty.
From BritBox’s first ad campaign and M&S’s new value strategy, to Christmas ads from John Lewis and Sainbury’s, catch up on all the big marketing news from this week.
The former Marks and Spencer, Mothercare and Save Children marketing boss replaces Phil Edmonds at the helm of the marketing consultancy.
Apple has messed up by adopting a biased algorithm that disadvantages women applying for its credit card, but the chances of it harming the core technology business are slim.