An influential group of MPs are calling for a ban on advertising payday loans on kids’ TV following concerns raised by campaign groups that the sector’s biggest players are subjecting children to “inappropriate propaganda” and “grooming” them to be the next generation of borrowers.
Small companies no longer need mass-market scale or big data infrastructure to perfect loyalty marketing. Just a mobile phone will do and their closeness to their customers gives them a big advantage over larger brands.
Danone has overhauled how it pulls and uses shopper data in a bid to speed up how it delivers targeted in-store marketing initiatives that stand out in the price promotion led category.
CMO Sara Bennison believes focusing on outcomes, rather than planning, is the best driver for success.
Our trusty columnist has been away for the past 10 weeks teaching the Mini MBA in Marketing and Mini MBA in Brand Management to 3,000 marketers across more than 40 countries. With class over and fresh from winning the PPA Columnist of the Year award, he returns with his own take on the Ronaldo Coca-Cola incident.
Organisations with greater CX maturity are seeing their ability to demonstrate returns put them in a stronger position to invest, at a time when digital experiences are making the difference in winning customers’ business.
A key fixture of its long-standing ‘Live Young’ campaign, Evian made the decision to switch its marketing focus to sustainability as the brand’s top marketer believes people now “want to know what’s behind the brands” they consume.