YouTube’s newly appointed global director of diversity believes brands need to “switch it up” but not move too far away from the reality of the role the consumer plays.
Channel 4 says brands that include a more diverse range of people in their advertising will see a sales uplift, citing Mars’s commercial success after winning its Superhumans Wanted competition.
L’Oréal Paris is featuring a man in a mass market cosmetics ad for the first time, as it looks to broaden its appeal and become part of consumers’ daily lives.
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 cautionary tales from the budgeting and planning frontline to the changing nature of retail, it’s been a busy week. Here is my take.
The sportswear retailer is feeling buoyant after a strong first quarter, and vows to stay on the offensive into the rest of the year.
Sean McGinty tasked himself with putting the customer at the heart of Dunelm when he joined the business from Aldi earlier this year.
Running the numbers through different scenarios enables you to identify the budget that’s needed to reach your targets and will make it more likely to be approved.