Despite being ridiculed, Coca-Cola has made the right branding move by using its red circle logo as a visual code on the cans of all its product variants, but with fizzy drinks declining it’s no more than delaying the inevitable.
Boots, which today (25 April) launched the second year of its Soltan Sun Ready awareness education programme, says that targeting young people is helping it to create brand awareness among the next generation.
With both iPhone sales and revenues falling in the second quarter, Apple is hoping a renewed focus on services such as mobile payments, apps and music streaming can cover the shortfall.
Having gone independent from former parent company Huawei in November, Honor has ambitions to become a top three smartphone brand in the UK by 2024.
Once ubiquitous in UK households, Freeview has become a brand only passively engaged with. The platform hopes to change this with a new campaign, while attracting younger audiences and pushing its credentials in innovation.
At the Festival of Marketing, the audience heard how the long-form properties of podcasting drove Transport for London to make podcast sponsorship a vital part of the communications strategy for its ‘#TogetherAgainstHate’ campaign
Brand extensions and DTC goals are distractions from real innovation and meaningful growth, argues Helen Edwards.