The global success of Pikachu in augmented reality-form presents a massive opportunity for marketers.
Like Cabbage Patch Kids, the Rubik’s Cube and the Tamagotchi, Pokémon Go is a fad destined to burn out quickly, but that doesn’t stop clueless marketers abandoning their brand positioning in favour of luring any teenage boy with a smartphone.
McDonald’s was the first brand to advertise on Pokémon Go and says the tie-up is part of its strategy to ensure it is involved with innovative and new marketing platforms.
As the furlough scheme comes to an end, the realities of the impact of Covid-19 on the economy and jobs is becoming ever clearer. In our new series, our secret marketer takes us behind the scenes to offer some catharsis and lessons on what to do if you find yourself made redundant.
From building teams you can feed with two pizzas, to committing to regular retrospectives, agile working is helping GSK rethink how it does business in the era of Covid-19.
In an exclusive interview, Coca-Cola UK marketing boss talks about the challenges of 2020 and why the soft drink maker has had to be “braver” than ever before.
The broadcaster is prioritising digital growth over more traditional TV ratings as it looks to “survive and thrive in a digital world”.