As chief executive Mike Ashley appears today (7 June) before a government select committee hearing, Sports Direct has been branded as having one of the “weakest” reputations of any UK brand.
Media agencies in the US have been boosting their profits by keeping rebates and kickbacks from media buying, according to new report which found the practice is now “pervasive” among agencies.
The deadline to enter the Masters of Marketing awards has been extended to 17 June so there is still time to get entries in.
The Marketing Week Masters awards return with new judges, entry criteria and categories.
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A staggering 60% of female marketers have left or considered leaving the profession as a result of Covid-19 – more than any other industry – according to new research from LinkedIn.
Much has been said about the need to eradicate out-of-date portrayals of women from advertising yet the problem is far from fixed, with new research laying bare the extent of the problem.