Leagas Delaney starts a poster and TV campaign for The Guardian in the North of England at the beginning of September, which will support the launch of the A5 version of The Guide (MW August 4). From September 9, the A5 Guide will be available across the North from Liverpool to Hull. The London A5 version was launched two years ago.
The imminent release of a cinema ad for Radio 1 heralds a change in its fortunes and points a lesson about reviving markets supposedly in decline.
The Butter Council is to wind up by the end of the year, citing the withdrawal of funding by UK milk producers. The Council, which was first set up in 1954, took the decision to fold after the UK’s Milk Development Council withdrew its support. Parcelforce has appointed Peter Wigglesworth as general manager marketing (UK). […]
To stem the present rush of speculative customers, building societies are hiking their minimum investment levels. But freezing out small account holders now could spell trouble for the future. Sean Brierley investigates
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 the downside of focusing on ROI to Tesco’s assertion that marketing is “mission critical”, it’s been a busy week. I’m stepping in for Russell this week, so here is my take.
As we come out of lockdown, solid foundations and a clear brand strategy are vital to guide short-term tactics and ensure long-term shareholder value, former group marketing director at Royal Mail.
Michelle McEttrick is leaving the supermarket after six years having played a “key role” in the turnaround of the Tesco brand.
Marketers are feeling optimistic about employment prospects as the UK’s lockdown restrictions ease, following a year marred by redundancies and furlough.