Simpay, a new payment scheme that enables people to make purchases with their mobile phones, has appointed Dutton Merrifield to develop its brand in the run-up to its consumer launch in the UK and some European markets later this year.
Has a socially distanced world rendered experiential marketing redundant, or has the lockdown only emphasised the importance of real life events as milestones in consumers’ lives?
The move will see Uncle Ben’s rebranded as Ben’s Original and the imagery of a black man in a bow tie removed from its packaging and marketing.
Senior marketers explain how they’re addressing the rising significance of real-time personalised consumer interactions, since it has shot up the list of priorities and challenges during the coronavirus lockdown
Marketers are often guilty of focusing on superficial innovations – they should be at the heart of efforts to develop totally different digital business models.