Reports that Snapchat is looking to work with ad tech companies and agencies by opening an API show the social network is keen to move beyond offering just reach as it aims to become a “fully fledged social advertising platform” and give advertisers the chance to target and measure the effectiveness of their advertising.
EE’s current CEO Olaf Swantee is to step down as CEO, with the phone network’s chief commercial officer Marc Allera set to replace him in the role.
John Lewis saw sales rise 5.1% increase over the Christmas trading period as the department store brand was boosted by strong online sales and the strength of its click and collect offers.
People may be starting to travel again but the threat of quarantine and fears over a second wave make rebuilding consumer confidence in the industry a difficult job.
The last episode in the series examines how artificial intelligence can influence and assist the creative process, and how big its role might be in the future.
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All too often brands are obsessed with what makes people different rather than looking for traits and behaviours they share.