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.
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 Dr Martens’ price resiliency to UKTV uniting its streaming and linear offer under U, it’s been a busy week. Here is my take.
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Private label products have been eating into the market share of branded labels for years now. It can be argued, though, retailers are not doing enough to solidify this trend by engaging with will make them stick around long-term: brand building.
From Barbie to McDonald’s to Heinz, the Marketing Week team reveals the first six campaigns that make up our best of 2023.