McCann Erickson Manchester has been appointed to handle an integrated advertising account for Booths, the 26-store strong Northern supermarket chain.
Coca-Cola Great Britain has axed its drink for toddlers, Winnie The Pooh Roo Juice, putting its partnership with Walt Disney in the UK in jeopardy. Coca-Cola signed a global deal with Walt Disney in 2001 to develop drinks that tie up with Disney characters. Brands still exist in other territories, but a spokeswoman says there […]
Two former directors at Virgin d3 – a field marketing agency – James Layfield and Sara Gil, have formed a brand experience agency called Closer. Closer launches with a client list including Virgin Mobile and Siemens Mobile.
A press release trumpeting the relaunch of Andrex with Aloe Vera (as Andrex enriched with Aloe Vera, which has a much nicer ring, don’t you think?) inadvertently reveals to the Diary what a bunch of misery guts the British really are. After ploughing through a load of crap along the lines of “Consumers are looking […]
From the FA unveiling a new look Three Lions to Gousto going on a hiring spree after proving marketing’s value and British Airways unveiling its recovery plan, here are some of this week’s biggest marketing stories.
The last 12 months have seen significant changes in consumer behaviour due to the pressures of Covid-19. Here are some of the most important for marketers.
As the airline launches its first TV campaign in two years, the brand says reinforcing consumer trust will be key to ensuring people choose British Airways for their first post-pandemic flight.
The road to growth in B2B starts with understanding that irrespective of size or positioning, a brand’s main competition are the biggest brands in its category, as shown by a major new study from the Ehrenberg-Bass Institute.