Ahead of Lord Sugar’s appearance at the Festival of Marketing, we asked fellow business behemoth and WPP chief Sir Martin Sorrell to interview him. Then we sat back and let the action unfold.
Millward Brown’s BrandZ ranking shows that the brands growing in value demonstrate ‘meaningful difference’ and disrupt competitive markets, with the retail sectors providing key examples.
Brands are continuing to waste billions of pounds on digital ads that consumers never see despite repeated warnings over the prevalence of ad fraud. It is time for marketers to step up and ensure they understand the issue and have procedures in place to deal with it or be more realistic about the efficacy of digital advertising.
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Peter Field and Les Binet have shown us a model for how short- and long-term marketing work together but the reality is achieving this in practice is hard.
With brands increasingly looking to do more with less in the Covid-19 era, is the age of the old school one-stop-shop agency coming to an end?
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 Coca-Cola and McDonald’s signalling a return to marketing, to the virtues of zero-based budgeting, it’s been a busy week on Marketingweek.com. Here is my take.