With Tesco announcing it will no longer look to sell Dunnhumby, the data giant behind its Clubcard loyalty programme, the supermarket brand is convinced it can create added value from ‘the asset’. Experts, however, insist that Dunnhumby and Clubcard must now evolve in order to remain relevant.
Facebook is partnering with the brains behind Tesco Clubcard, Dunnhumby, as it looks to show the impact advertising on the social network has on sales and increase its credibility among marketers by giving them the data to prove ROI.
The most successful startups aren’t shy about being forward, but their branding has to be immediately arresting and recognisable despite the lack of heritage and history. So what design tricks do startups use and what can established brands learn from them?
From nurturing a fierce curiosity in customer behaviour, to becoming more agile and honing their digital skills, marketers must be prepared to upskill if they want to futureproof their careers in 2021 and beyond.
We may be in the middle of a third lockdown, which has undoubtedly set back the job market once more, but make sure you’re ready and well placed for future opportunities as they will arise.
Mark Ritson, Helen Edwards and CMOs from Nationwide and KFC confirmed for a new March event called The Bottom Line that will deliver insight into what marketers should spend their time and money on.
Former Costa Coffee CMO Sarah Barron has been appointed to lead the restructured team, filling the role which has been vacant since ex-McDonald’s marketer Emily Somers departed last March.