Punch Taverns has acquired 13 pubs from Western Castle in a cash deal worth &£3.9m. The pubs, located mainly in the Shropshire and Yorkshire areas, are operated by Western Castle as managed pubs. Punch Taverns will operate them as leased pubs.
HSBC is looking to provoke discussion with its new brand platform ‘Open Questions’, as it aims to engage consumers and drive brand preference.
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 need to look at your brand from the customer’s perspective to a trip down memory lane with nostalgia brands, it’s been a busy week. Here is our take.
Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng is banking on tax cuts and energy bill support to boost the UK economy to a growth rate of 2.5%.
At a Festival of Marketing Masterclass event, marketers learned how to become consumer-centric but brand-led and technology-inspired.