Captain Birds Eye is making yet another comeback as Birdseye invests £8m in a new TV and rebranding campaign aimed at building long-term affection with the frozen food character among the next generation of British children.
Brands are increasingly including customer experience in CMO’s remit as the 24/7 nature of consumer interactions means marketers must be responsible for every touch point, from stores to apps, not just the marketing campaign or social media strategy.
Television advertising is showing incredible resilience amid the rise of digital and mobile advertising, helping total ad spend to break the £20bn milestone in 2016.
Boohoo’s recent purchase of the troubled high street department store is the online retailer’s latest move to expand its core audience of shoppers.
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