Evidence suggests marketing departments are not just staffed by trained marketers, with data analysts, IT programmers and business strategists becoming essential components of the team and brands actively seeking candidates with varied skill-sets.
British Airways’ recent marketing restructure will put marketing at the centre of its strategy as it attempts to keep up with the emerging trend, which sees marketers partner with commercial teams as well as focus on the consumer.
‘Post-demographic consumerism’ (aka attitude, not age) and other hot topics for 2015.
The sandwich chain is on the hunt for a new global creative agency to aid its ongoing digital transformation and wider transition to a post-lockdown world.
Whenever a marketer sets out to improve, augment or adapt the four Ps, they reveal the absurdity of the exercise and reinforce why product, price, place and promotion remain the core concepts of the marketing mix.
Chancellor Rishi Sunak is hoping to reboot business with his latest Budget, putting apprenticeships, cuts to business rates and support for the high street at the top of the agenda.
Entertainment unseats FMCG to be crowned the best paid sector for marketers, according to the 2021 Marketing Week Career and Salary Survey, while those working for an industry or trade body bring up the rear in the salary stakes.