Public Health England is hoping to balance the “serious communication” surrounding the upcoming “Smoking in Vehicles” legislation with a humourous approach to its £3.2m Stoptober campaign, the event’s biggest ever marketing push that will focus on content, social and digital.
Public Health England hopes the use of the bot can help boost its success rate past the 20% of participants it helped to quit smoking last year.
Over the last four years Missing People has shifted its marketing spend from print to programmatic in a move the charity says has enabled it to “save lives”.
The latest IPA Bellwether data finds the worsening pandemic and Brexit reality took a toll on marketing budgets during the fourth quarter, but optimism is growing that the sector will bounce back.
From the digital after-life to the growth of synthetic media, futurist Tracey Follows sets out the key trends that will shape the marketing industry over the next five years.
The School of Marketing is launching Mentoring Gen Z, which aims to connect young people with marketing leaders from brands including Boots and Direct Line in a bid to avert the “ticking timebomb” of youth unemployment.
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