Nokia CEO Stephen Elop formally unveiled the manufacturer’s first Windows Phone devices, the Lumia 800 and 710, this morning, dubbing the launch a “new dawn” for the embattled company. Read the full story here.
Luxury fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld is to launch an affordable womenswear line that will be exclusively available online, in a bid to broaden the reach of his fashion brand.
Former MySpace CEO Michael Jones has said that the ailing social network should have relaunched as an “entirely new brand”. Read article here.
BA’s new-old strapline is a clever idea, but passengers would prefer it if it stopped talking about great service and just started doing it. I note that British Airways is reviving its traditional strapline ’To fly. To serve’. Presumably that means its staff are going to stop being grumpy and start being smiley. That will […]
At the end of every week I look at the key stories, offering my view on what they mean for you and the industry. From celebrating marketing effectiveness to learning from Boots’ CFO about how to strengthen the tie between marketing and finance, it’s been a busy week. Here is my take.
BT Sport head of marketing Ed Cracknell says strong creative work can still be produced on a budget, if marketers allow their agencies the time and freedom to create bold ideas.
Plans to expand staffing levels have now been recorded for three successive quarters, signalling progressively stronger conviction in employment growth expectations.
Coca-Cola had young participants take part in a digital diary during lockdown to gauge consumer habits and ensure marketing activations remained relevant.