From chilled-out bulldogs and record-breaking vegan snacks, to probably not the best beer in the world and Alan Partridge’s ‘back at the BBC’ memo, here’s part one of Marketing Week’s campaigns of 2019.
Robert De Niro goes mad for bagels, Paddy Power calls time on football shirt sponsorships and Colonel Sanders performs a Mother’s Day striptease, here’s part two of Marketing Week’s campaigns of 2019.
From women’s football sponsorship and meatless meat to brands taking a stand on plastic and the renewed focus on marketing effectiveness, 2019 has been a good year for shaking up the status quo.
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 celebrating marketing effectiveness to learning from Boots’ CFO about how to strengthen the tie between marketing and finance, it’s been a busy week. Here is my take.
BT Sport head of marketing Ed Cracknell says strong creative work can still be produced on a budget, if marketers allow their agencies the time and freedom to create bold ideas.
Plans to expand staffing levels have now been recorded for three successive quarters, signalling progressively stronger conviction in employment growth expectations.
Coca-Cola had young participants take part in a digital diary during lockdown to gauge consumer habits and ensure marketing activations remained relevant.