With the deadline for entries for The Marketing Week Awards fast approaching (2 March), here are three reasons why you should enter.
BrewDog has made the recipes of all of its 216 beers publicly available today (25 February) in a bid to engage the home brewing community, but insists that its corporate competitors “don’t have the reputation” to successfully copy its products.
Consumer confidence levels decreased four points to zero in February, according to the latest GfK Consumer Confidence Index, as it warns of the start of a long-term dip preempted by consumer’ concerns over Britain’s status within Europe.
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The industry has been telling marketers their ability to sell stuff using ads is in decline, but as well as not being particularly helpful it’s simply not true. New data shows ROI has been increasing over the past five years.
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 a major investor calling Unilever’s focus on purpose “ludicrous” to the importance of time, it’s been a busy week. I’m stepping in for Russell this week, so here is my take.
After posting strong Christmas trading results this week, the UK’s major supermarkets are pledging to keep their prices low this year even in the face of dramatically rising costs, driven by inflation, higher wages and the cost of living crisis.