Analysis

Best ads of 2019: LinkedIn, HP, Canal+ feature in October

London agency BMB’s debut for LinkedIn: straight to the point with ‘real stories’ that, for once, seem convincing. Goodby Silverstein for HP. Does anyone like social media these days? Saatchi & Saatchi for BT. Divides opinion somewhat but pretty good ...

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Trust is now key for brands says Interbrand as it reveals world’s best

Interbrand has revealed its Best Global Brands for the 20th year with (somewhat depressingly) Apple ($234bn, below), Google and Amazon occupying their customary top three places. Others in the top ten are Microsoft at 4, Coca-Cola 5, Samsung 6, Toyota ...

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How psychographics explain who you are and help to win an election near you

By Archie Heaton Ever since the Cambridge Analytica scandal, the murky world of psychographics has come under increasingly intense scrutiny. However, despite this high level of interest, and ink, publicly available explanations of the technique remains scarce. Consequently, a true ...

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Talon Outdoor: dare to digitise in OOH to drive profit

A new study aggregating econometric model evidence over five years for Out of Home (OOH) across 112 brands highlights the profitability of OOH and Digital OOH (DOOH) campaigns as the medium achieves critical mass in terms of reach, audience and ...

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Aron Caplan: Five ways to use marcoms to boost customer retention amid Brexit uncertainty

After the 2016 EU referendum, despite much doom and gloom, consumer confidence remained remarkably positive. Fast forward to 2019, with the Brexit outcome seemingly more uncertain than ever, and the picture is very different. The British Retail Consortium recently reported ...

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