Tommy Hilfiger, the luxury clothing brand, has acquired the Karl Lagerfeld trademarks. The company aims to expand its brands and presence in the premium clothing market.
Virgin Radio has linked up with Ask Jeeves to create a bespoke Virgin-branded toolbar that can be downloaded from the radio station’s website. The internet is of particular interest to Virgin because increasing numbers of people around the world are listening to radio stations online, rather than through conventional broadcasts. Virgin, which is owned by […]
Never has ‘All that, for less than the price of a cappuccino’ been more truly said of a newspaper than in the case of Standard Lite, the new London freesheet. Indeed, this metaphor may well have coloured the imagination of Evening Standard boss Mike Anderson as he described the Standard Lite as ‘a news snack. […]
Microsoft has launched a new version of its MSN Toolbar in the US. It has a built-in search facility that lets PC users find files on their own computers in the same way they can search the internet for information. A global roll-out is planned for next year. The toolbar – the area at the […]
Marketing Week reveals the top 10 marketers in media and telecoms, part of our Top 100 Most Effective Marketers, sponsored by Salesforce.
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 revealing the Top 100 most effective marketers to gaining lessons from brands undergoing an IPO, it’s been a busy week. Here is my take.
The high street retailer is introducing an advertising offering for brands, spanning campaign planning, creative development and measurement, a move CMO Pete Markey describes as “central” to the Boots marketing strategy.
Marketing Week reveals the top 10 marketers in general retail, part of our Top 100 Most Effective Marketers, sponsored by Salesforce.