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Spend on UK advertising will finally surpass pre-financial crisis levels next year as marketers turn to emerging formats on mobile, social media and native.
Amazon’s move into the grocery market and innovation around one-click shopping is causing sleepless nights for John Lewis, according to its head of customer marketing Chris Bates.
According to McDonald’s CEO Chris Kempcziski, the fast food chain’s global loyalty scheme has been the “single biggest driver of digital adoption” and is on its way to becoming the world’s largest loyalty programme.
ISBA’s director of agency services believes pitches have become “more frequent, more complex and more costly”, to the detriment of both advertisers and their agencies.
A renewed look at talent is “vital” for the future success of the industry as brands, agencies and media owners “struggle” to attract and retain staff, says AA president and Tesco chief customer officer Alessandra Bellini.
Diageo increased marketing investment by 27% in the six months to the end of last year, ahead of sales growth, as it looks to build the business for the future.