Welcome to the Marketing Week Christmas blog! A chance for the MW team to cram all the latest festive advertising news into one place.
M&S bets on data to make it ‘great again’ Marks & Spencer is betting big on data and personalisation in a bid to regain its position as a leading retailer. CEO Steve Rowe said, 20 years ago M&S was “one of the world’s leading retailers” and he believes it’s time to make the retailer “great […]
Take a trip down memory lane with our handy round-up of some of John Lewis’s most prominent and popular festive campaigns.
At the end of every week we look at the key stories, offering our view on what they mean for you and the industry. From Superdrug’s response to the cost of living crisis to how SMEs tackle long-term brand building, it’s been a busy week. Here is my take.
M&S Food has a “busy summer” of marketing ahead of it, says marketing director Sharry Cramond, as the grocer doubles down on delivering healthy food at low prices.
Price and promotion will be “key” to Superdrug’s marketing plans over the next year, with a focus on own brand products and improving its loyalty proposition.
From taking Green & Black’s to a new market after “savage” customer feedback, to the birth of Veggie Pret, Mark Palmer urges marketers to rethink positioning, premiumisation and innovation.