Wireless Group is relaunching the Virgin Radio brand eight years after it disappeared from the airwaves but faces a challenge in moving away from its “laddish” past.
Spotify is not interested in competing with traditional radio for ad dollars, instead positioning itself as complementary to the market.
Brands have got to think of more creative ways of using radio in order to get the cut through they desire, according to Karen Gray, director of brand and marketing communications at Homebase.
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 P&G’s improvement in marketing effectiveness to the rise in investment for market research, it’s been a busy week. Here is my take.
While more than a third of marketers expect to see new hires over the next three months, expansion plans have begun to tail off since hitting a peak last year.
Targeting some “fairly lofty growth aspirations” in 2022, Volvo plans to use its “marketing machine” to attract a new generation of customers.
Rising inflation and energy price increases have dampened consumers’ confidence in January, but marketers are warned to “hold firm”.