Twitter and Amazon’s broadcasts have failed to match TV’s enduring reach but digital viewing will inevitably grow, so are ad partnerships the answer or is that just another route in for digital’s Trojan horse?
As the FIFA World Cup nears the half-way mark, with England through to the final 16 (and Germany out), Marketing Week takes a look at the winning (and losing) ads of the tournament – and it’s an unlikely brand leading the way.
The 2018 FIFA World Cup is predicted to inject an additional $2.4bn into the global ad market, as the tournament’s ‘younger’ audience encourages advertisers to showcase the brand building powers of social media.
Catch up on all the marketing news this week including dating app Hinge’s first international marketing campaign, Nationwide’s use of comedy to get Britain saving and the first rulings on the ad regulator’s gender stereotyping rules.
Direct-to-consumer brand Beauty Pie layers data with psychology and qualitative research to gain the rich user insights that power its subscription model.
After its £2.6bn acquistion by Pepsi, SodaStream is planning rapid growth through a focus on marketing and innovation but claims it is holding onto its startup mentality.
The summer is often quieter for many marketers, so it’s the ideal time to catch up on essential reading. Marketers from Direct Line Group, Zoopla and Nationwide give their recommendations.