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.
Following a ‘surprise’ two-year high last month, consumer confidence has fallen.
Consumers often “shop around” in the UK supermarket sector, says Morrisons chief customer and marketing officer, Rachel Eyre. The supermarket hopes its price match will “reassure” customers to do more of their shopping with it.
Increased volume sales must be a “bedrock” of sustainable growth, Nestlé CEO Mark Schneider said, indicating the company must invest in marketing and innovation to achieve this goal in 2024.
The outgoing Channel 4 CMO will join ad agency M&C Saatchi in May.