While many companies try to innovate, they are often doomed to fail. But according to senior marketers at Unilever, Britvic and L’Oréal there are various steps brands can take to ensure their product makes it through the critical first two years – from taking a closer look at customer behaviour to having a wider purpose.
Cosmetics group L’Oréal, named in the top 100 companies for ‘brand purpose’ in a new report by consultancy Radley Yeldar, claims that supporting women in science careers helps benefit shareholders while also benefiting society.
Time Inc. UK has appointed Michel Koch as its first ever chief marketing officer, with the publisher stating “the time was right” to strengthen its marketing expertise and “refocus” the business after 18 months of transformation.
At the end of every week, we look at the key stories, offering our view on what they mean for you and the industry. From the rise of Liquid Death in a cluttered category to the level of marketing team restructures, it’s been a busy week. Here is my take.
P&G is aiming to build its brands and the categories in which they operate through meaningful innovation, CEO Jon Moeller says.
The professionalisation of marketing has brought many benefits – but that innate ability to spin a yarn to capture the attention of the board has been left in the past.
Following a ‘surprise’ two-year high last month, consumer confidence has fallen.