The basic tenets of marketing are not changing, but with brands producing thousands of pieces of creative each year, a new framework is needed to ensure greatness.
The chief executive of social dating app Tinder believes innovation in brands comes from people “who are not experts in their field” and being naïve can help leaders be more creative.
Online ad viewability in the UK has increased four percentage points to 54% in the first quarter of 2016, according to a new report. But £600m is wasted annually as 46% of banner ads are not viewable.
From taking Green & Black’s to a new market after “savage” customer feedback, to the birth of Veggie Pret, Mark Palmer urges marketers to rethink positioning, premiumisation and innovation.
It’s appealing to fulfil brand and sales objectives in one execution, but they’re so different that you’ll probably fail at both.
From a lack of transparency to the misconception only under 35s possess digital skills, marketers address the ageism rife in recruitment.
M&S has highlighted its brand and product proposition, personalisation and data, and modernising its store estate and supply chain as key focus areas for the next two years.