Proposals by the Government’s chief health policy advisers for a blanket ban on advertising alcohol have left industry bodies confused.
Hearst Corporation, parent company of Nat Mags’ titles Esquire and Cosmopolitan, is to buy digital marketing agency iCrossing in a deal worth an estimated $325m (£221.4m).
Only 2% of respondents trust advertising the most as a source of information when choosing a product or service, according to a study by customer experience specialists Satmetrix.
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 marketers championing their true purpose to the return of KFC’s ‘Finger lickin’ good’ strapline, it’s been a busy week. Here is my take.
Neuroscience shows how brands use (and misuse) stories when trying to connect with consumers.
The travel accommodation business cut sales and marketing spend by 28% to $229m over the first quarter of 2021, “primarily” a result of slashing performance marketing investment.
Being consumed by ‘work about work’ is leading to heightened burnout and imposter syndrome among marketers, but new research from Asana sheds light on a way out.