Mobile gaming is now big business with players of Candy Crush Saga spending $1.3bn on in-app purchases alone last year and the total estimated value of the mobile games market now at $25 billion. And brands including restaurant chain Zizzi and Marks & Spencer are honing in on gamification in a bid to boost customer engagement levels.
With chief executives and senior figures from the likes of Tesco, Unilever, Mondelez, Morrisons and Sainsbury’s all speaking, here are Marketing Week’s five key takeaways from today’s (October 6) The Big Debate event from the IGD.
The strategies for success behind the best global brands Interbrand marked the 20th anniversary of its annual Best Global Brands valuation report by comparing the current top 10 with their first rundown from two decades ago. No surprise that big tech dominates this year’s list (Apple, Google, Amazon and Microsoft hogging the top four, in […]