Marketing Week’s Data Storytelling Awards are back for a second year, bringing the industry’s outstanding data strategies, people and brands into the well-earned spotlight. The ceremony, which will be held on Tuesday 1 November at The Brewery In London, will award the industry’s best.
McDonald’s CEO Steve Easterbrook says the brand fell behind in technology and is now having to play catch-up as it looks to use tech to improve the customer experience and boost engagement.
Following the departure of EE’s CMO Pippa Dunn in January, the company’s brand director Spencer McHugh has announced he too will be leaving EE at the end of July, after 12 years with the company.
At the end of every week we look at the key stories, offering our view on what they mean for you and the industry. From learning to speak up as a junior marketer to IAG Cargo’s transformation, it’s been a busy week. I’m stepping in for Russell this week, so here is my take.
From Coca-Cola dialling down its Olympics activations and Unilever trying to calm the row surrounding Ben & Jerry’s, to the shortlist being revealed for the Marketing Week Masters awards, catch up on this week’s biggest marketing news.
Bringing econometrics fully in-house can work for some brands, but finding a balance between external expertise and internal knowledge works best at insurer Aviva.
The new ‘Not your mother’s Tiffany’ campaign has angered the brand’s older customers, but this is new owner LVMH’s tried and tested formula for refreshing tired fashion labels for new consumers.